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      10-28-2013, 11:20 PM   #1
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I got roof, shark fin, spoiler, mirrors, diffuser, front splitters carbon fiber wrapped... comments??
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Pictures would be nice..
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Gorgeous!!
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      10-28-2013, 11:53 PM   #4
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Did you wrap the glass moonroof?
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Did you wrap the glass moonroof?
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      10-29-2013, 12:29 AM   #6
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sorry, not for me
but thanks for sharing
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Why'd you wrap the moonroof?
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For me, mirrors yes Roof No.
I love that colour though.
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i personally think that CF vinyl is for honda civic guys and it looks cheap on expensive cars, but it really suits your colour!

take a wrap of the moonroof man...
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You lost me at the lower valance of the front bumper.
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Polarizing modification. I'm in the not feeling it camp.
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I like it. but the photos don't show it off well enough

I was considering getting the roof wrapped but I wanted a more glossy CF wrap (not sure of that's possible).
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Is it me, or is your M5 defying gravity??
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I don't think that it looks bad per se. However the issue with CF is that it is a functional modification when used externally that happens to be beautiful as well. The performance advantage to CF parts are reduction in weight. When you put CF wrap on a hi end performance car you are not getting the weight reduction. That is what causes folks to scratch their heads.

I would say if you are going for the CF trim look, then bite the bullet and get actual CF performance parts to lower the weight and enhance the look.

I do not understand wrapping the glass moonroof.

I do believe that IND sells a full CF roof panel that saves weight and loses the moonroof. I don't know if anybody other than IND has it on their M5 though.

http://ind-distribution.com/ind/bran...bon-fiber-roof


As far as durability goes (apart from the CF comments) I have been very happy with my gloss black roof wrap. I do like how it visually lowers the appearance of the car.

The most important thing is that YOU like it however!
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Is it me, or is your M5 defying gravity??

LOL I thought it was just me with the taco tilt....
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