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      12-09-2012, 12:53 PM   #1
spool twice
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Drives: S65B40
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Sarasota, FL

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dyed leather from black to E46 M3 cinnamon

I have a blog going on in the picture gallery section of the forums, but thought I'd share it here too:

Parts needed:
2000 grit sandpaper
Leatherique dye (32oz) or Leatherique kit #4
Graco 3900 HVLP paint gun

Pictures are in this order:
1) Prep
2) 1st coat
3) 2nd coat
4) final coat

And yes, this will last for at least 2 years from my previous dye job with my E46 M3 before I traded it in
Yes, the surface feels like real leather
Yes, it retains the OEM leather smell
Yes, I would do it again if given to option
Attached Images
'14 Audi S5 DSG
[APR ECU/TCU|bolt-ons|10.930@127.36mph]

'09 BMW E90 M3 DCT (sold)
[Evolve ECU/TCU|MS Pullies|K&N drop-in|Test Pipes]