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      03-16-2020, 10:06 PM   #1
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My modified X5 Black on Black G05 40i - lowering links, iPE exhaust, wheels, audio

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Exhaust video from iPE

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      03-16-2020, 10:33 PM   #2
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      03-16-2020, 10:46 PM   #3
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Making me rethink running boards. Are those painted too (along with the wheel arches)? Car looks great.
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      03-17-2020, 12:10 AM   #4
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Looks Great!
How do you like the exhaust?
How does it sound?
Any videos of the sound?

I'm considering lowering my X5 as well. What did you use? Springs, coilovers, bags? What exact product and manufacturer? How does it ride?

Thanks.
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      03-17-2020, 08:09 AM   #5
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Looking great lowered
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      03-17-2020, 08:12 AM   #6
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Making me rethink running boards. Are those painted too (along with the wheel arches)? Car looks great.
Yes, i did paint it. All those plastic cover arround the wheels and bumper i painted with same color of body.
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      03-17-2020, 08:24 AM   #7
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Looks Great!
How do you like the exhaust?
How does it sound?
Any videos of the sound?

I'm considering lowering my X5 as well. What did you use? Springs, coilovers, bags? What exact product and manufacturer? How does it ride?

Thanks.
https://www.ipe-f1.com/product_info.asp?id=274
Here's the link that you can check it out.
The sound is very loud and i like it. But you can put in silent mode as well
Im using airsuspension stock from BMW and I bought lowering links BBM from ebay. Its a little bit bumpy when you put it on lowest setting.
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      03-17-2020, 08:26 AM   #8
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Making me rethink running boards. Are those painted too (along with the wheel arches)? Car looks great.
Yes, i did paint it. All those plastic cover arround the wheels and bumper i painted with same color of body.
Makes a huge difference. Well done.
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      03-17-2020, 08:49 AM   #9
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3 way Focal Beryllium Audio
Sony RSX-GS9 Hi-Res Car Stereo Receiver
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      03-17-2020, 08:55 AM   #10
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Makes a huge difference. Well done.
YES. I believe so. I hate there is soap stain white at the plastic one if you dont paint it. Thanks
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This build!
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      03-20-2020, 02:10 AM   #12
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      03-20-2020, 06:25 AM   #13
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Looks great! Did you install lowering links on your Oe air suspension?
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Looks great! Did you install lowering links on your Oe air suspension?
Yes. It is oem air suspension with BBM links. THANKS
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      03-21-2020, 11:11 PM   #16
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Wheels look nice but do you have any pic of the wheels after being thoroughly cleaned? I'm sure the improvement in looks will be significant.

Btw, any rearview pics of your exhaust?
What do tips look like?
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      03-31-2020, 03:51 PM   #17
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Nice job!!!
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      03-31-2020, 04:05 PM   #18
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Hello there, I did the same stuff paint all the plastic same color as the car (dark graphite metallic), but I did used vinyl on the silver trims you can check it , also please whenever you want can you post some videos of the exhaust system , I wanna see it from the point of a owner, I'm thinking on getting it. thanks.
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      03-31-2020, 04:45 PM   #19
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More info on the links please!
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      03-31-2020, 05:08 PM   #21
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Post interior pics! Edit: saw them further down. Nice ride
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      03-31-2020, 05:47 PM   #22
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Looks very good lowered, changes the car so much!
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