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    hey guys, want to add a little chrome exhaust trim to my e46 BMW 318TI 02plate. any ideas what will fit / look good without looking cheap? tried to find a genuine part without much luck. advice would rock and roll.
     
     

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    oh no no no, please dont do it mate lol! if your going to modify that part of the car drop a nice backbox on there with a bit more of a beefy tailpipe!

    if you had a corsa/saxo/106 i'd say pop in halfords and get yourself some fake chrome but not on a beemer, dont think it would look right at all too be honest! just my opinion though!!!
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    yeh i know what you mean. was worried about it looking wrong. how much would a new exhaust box cost?
     
     

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    a decent back box will probably set you back roughly £200 to be honest, depends what you want though, i had a brilliant powerflow backbox on my old escort gti and that cost me £260, you can get them a lot cheaper though, have a shop around!

    the well known branded ones will be a lot more obviously but they arent necessarily worth the extra money.

    i know thats a dam sight more expensive than like £20-30 for a tip but in my opinion its worth it!

    you havent got the sport exhaust on your compact then?? mines got a decent pipe on the end as standard? makes a nice noise at high revs aswell! i thought they all had it had it though??? i know some of the e36 compacts had pea-shooters on the end lol!
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    yeh im going for as new back box on mine in a later date, consiered the tail pipe, but it just isnt worth it, not an a bm
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    im gonna keep mine standard, ive had enough loud cars to last me a lifetime, im still enjoying the peace in this car lol!
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    bit cheeky but can u take a pic of yours and post it? lol its not oa pea shooter gladly, its black but thought some chrome would be nice...
     
     

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    i wont be able to do it until saturday mate because im working lates so dark when i get home! but i'll do it saturday and post it up for you to have a look!!
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    legend, thanks mate
     
     

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    Exhaust trim NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!
    2002 325 Compact Sport ti M-Tec---- A little thanks goes a long way
     
     

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