If you do, head over to Bring a Trailer and bid on this E90 M3.

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At first, this E90 M3 is a very appealing car: late build E90 M3 with the ZCP (competition package) and a proper manual. Once you start to look past those, something is awry. First, lets look at the mirrors; those are not M3 mirrors.

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These are what E9X M3 mirrors should look like:

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As you can also see from my very own 2011 M3:

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Moving on to the interior, it appears that the steering wheel has been swapped as well.

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That can be forgiven because it appears its an OEM upgrade from BMW.

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What cannot be forgiven is the seats.

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This is what the seats are supposed to look like:

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In fact this E90 M3 has the regular sport seats out of an E90. It’s not limited to the seats either, looks like someone swapped the whole interior including door cards.

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Here’s what the door cards should look like:

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For more comparisons, look at this 2008 that sold on BAT.

Currently, with 6 days left, the bid is $1 short of $26k.

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So if anyone wants to ignore all the red flags and bid on this one, maybe someone should buy you this and hand it to you:

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Update:

According to themanwithsauce, the DMF is BS: 

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