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      11-10-2019, 02:20 PM   #1
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M550i wrap

Got tired of white, so got the M550i wrapped in a matte/satin blue with black and carbon fiber trim. Turned out pretty great!
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Wow crazy color! Looks awesome! I've been toying with wrapping and color options. That color pops big time.
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If you don't mind me asking, how much was that? I've been quoted from $1500-4500 from different shops and I'm not educated on how good or bad a wrap job could be
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I wanted to do the xpel stealth self healing wrap on my M550 and the cheapest I was quoted was $6800. Insane!
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If you don't mind me asking, how much was that? I've been quoted from $1500-4500 from different shops and I'm not educated on how good or bad a wrap job could be
Thanks Andy, the wrap itself was about $3000. Once I added a few other trim details and extras I was at $4000. But they did flawless work and knew what they were doing.
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I wanted to do the xpel stealth self healing wrap on my M550 and the cheapest I was quoted was $6800. Insane!
Wow, that's crazy! This shop was a little on the high side but they do the best job in town (Houston). I wrapped our other vehicle about three years ago and it was $2500, I've never heard anyone charging $6800 or more.
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good lord that looks good.
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I wanted to do the xpel stealth self healing wrap on my M550 and the cheapest I was quoted was $6800. Insane!
Wow, that's crazy! This shop was a little on the high side but they do the best job in town (Houston). I wrapped our other vehicle about three years ago and it was $2500, I've never heard anyone charging $6800 or more.
I live in NH and there aren't a lot of skilled wrappers so they charge a premium. Supposedly the wrap I wanted was 2K just in material cost. Btw your car looks amazing! 👍🏻
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That's really cool! Is it difficult to keep clean?
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That's really cool! Is it difficult to keep clean?
Thanks. No, it actually stays cleaner and doesn't show water spots and dirt as bad.
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Looks great
Curious - did you have the trim wrapped in black or parts replaced?

I am thinking of just wrapping my roof and the trim parts - any concerns
Never wrapped a car - looking for advice
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Looks great
Curious - did you have the trim wrapped in black or parts replaced?

I am thinking of just wrapping my roof and the trim parts - any concerns
Never wrapped a car - looking for advice
Yep, just wrapped the trim in black and it worked great.
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cool color, though a bit too "bright" for my taste
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cool color, though a bit too "bright" for my taste
Yeah, it's not as bright in person. The pics make it look really bright.
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Any concerns having this done in the winter?

What about car wash or any other advice or concerns to be aware of?
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Yep, just wrapped the trim in black and it worked great.
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Any concerns having this done in the winter?

What about car wash or any other advice or concerns to be aware of?
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Yep, just wrapped the trim in black and it worked great.
No, no concerns. I also have a jeep wrangler which I wrapped about three years ago and haven't had any issues.
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