1995 E36 316i - Coupe Wing Mirror's on a Saloon?

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    Hi All,

    Did a quick search, and i see that the vanilla answer is "no"... but i was just asking what the difference is between the two, as i have managed to get a front bumper and wing mirrors for £100 (bargain) but the mirrors are off a coupe.

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    The difference is that the mirrors won't fit.

    Bumpers, however, are interchangeable between all models EXCEPT the rear bumper on a compact!
     
     

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    The doors and fornt panels are a completely different shape on a coupe than a saloon.On a saloon you can use parts from a touring/compact and on a coupe you can use parts from a cabriolet.....however some people have difficulty with using the coupe parts on a cabriolet.There's no chance the coupe mirrors will fit a saloon
     
     

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    Boo. Ok thanks guys, I'll just sell them then! Haha.
     
     

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    right, picked them up today... and as i was driving home... i thought... can i not just get saloon base plates and fit them? or am i totally knackered?!
     
     

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    I'm pretty sure that yes, you can. You'll be really stretching yourself to find baseplate's on their own, though!
     
     

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    He has two attached to his car already.....?

    Amos
     
     

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    Not M3 Ones!
     
     

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    Ummm... Not sure. Send RYM a PM, he might be able to help you.
     
     

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