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      11-05-2012, 12:21 PM   #1
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Hi All,

My Mrs has a E92 330d and has dropped something down the vent under the windscreen. The item in question is say the size of a 10 pence.

Do we need to get it removed coz it might damage something - or should we not worry ?

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Inside the car?

Is it magnetic?
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      11-05-2012, 12:58 PM   #3
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Yeah inside fella and no its not magnetic !!! Doh !!
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and no its not magnetic !!! Doh !!
PITA. Just as punishment, I'd make her buy you a new toy, like a big telly
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PITA. Just as punishment, I'd make her buy you a new toy, like a big telly
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That'll teach her to play tiddlywinks in the car
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PITA. Just as punishment, I'd make her buy you a new toy, like a big telly
Is it going to mess anything you think - or should I just forget it?!?!

There will be punishment and it will involve toys
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The long thin vents up under the screen, look like they come out ok

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/showparts...79&hg=64&fg=05
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Ah ha !!

Thanks Del !! Will take a look later tonight - big favours will be owing by er !!
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Hope you sort it mate. "Honk" her tits in public to get her back.
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A stick and a bit of cellotape?
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My mate did something similar in a previous car of mine. Dropped a £1 coin down the dash air vent then tried to laugh it off by telling me he'd increased the value of my car by £1, I wasn't amused and was worried for ages that it would cause a problem but the good news was that it never did in the few years I owned that car.
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I dropped two torque tips (about 1-2cm) a few weeks ago in the front vents right next to the front windcreen. I found them behind the passenger seat on the floor yesterday
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Thanks Chaps - tried to get the blasted thing out but to no avail - will need to dismantle some bits which TBH I cant be arsed with - doesnt seem to be a problem (yet) and if it does create one then I will do the traditional throw money at it routine (just not in the vents :-)
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