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      11-22-2010, 10:13 AM   #1
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[1013MM] Presents: My New Custom M3 Steering Wheel From Alex@Helix, Install By LTBMW!

Yes, yes, I have a 135i but this steering wheel fits the E90's too so I thought I'd share with e90post too

Got a new custom M3 steering wheel from Alex@Helix (great guy btw ). I didn't get the performance one cause it had the alanctra(sp) material. I also wanted custom stitching without the M badge cause I'm not a poser nor do I drive an M car. So I settled on this custom one with black stitching, it is also a little thicker than the OEM M3 wheel since I got the thicker opinion with a LITTLE bit more padding, probably only a few MM more but it feels way better. I can't stop driving my car and the material feels great!! The price isn't bad and it's worth it in my opinion. Ordering from Alex was a breeze, he was on top of communication and after a morning of PM's we got the ball rolling. Customization and shipped to my door took about 1.5 weeks when he told me 2-3, so quite the surprise when I got it super early! The install by superman LTBMW took around 5mins. Thanks Long ! Check it out...

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Sent in.... a french fry box. what more could I have asked for?!
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Nice John! The new wheel looks sick! Looks like you need some new strobes though.

Also... why is your name Christina now?
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Any pix with better lighting?

Looks great from what I can see, just dark.
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Nice John! The new wheel looks sick! Looks like you need some new strobes though.

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Any pix with better lighting?

Looks great from what I can see, just dark.
sorry guys, it's been crazy rain here in socal and my garage is a little too cramped for strobes. will get to more pics ASAP!!!!!

meh....
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Damn that's ugly!

Can that fit an F10?
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Glad you like it John... if Anyone else have any questions let me know
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Damn that's ugly!

Can that fit an F10?
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Glad you like it John... if Anyone else have any questions let me know
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Very nice ... the photography is stunning
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Nice touch and great taste John!
Thanks Tee. If it wasn't for you doing it first I wouldn't had!
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Looks great, you should have gotten M// colored stitching like the perf. wheel, just to add a little more contrast. But If you're happy with it that's what really counts.
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Looks great, nice and thick.
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looks really good..
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I got a thicker wheel from Alex too - yours looks fantastic - really love the black stitching and it matches your interior perfectly. Is Alex the man or what?
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great shots of installed product
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Looks great, you should have gotten M// colored stitching like the perf. wheel, just to add a little more contrast. But If you're happy with it that's what really counts.
Thanks! Now that I think about it... I should have gotten silver stitching! DOH! anyway... all is good, I'm happy with it!
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Looks great, nice and thick.
Thats what she said!! Sorry LOL!! couldnt help it.
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I got a thicker wheel from Alex too - yours looks fantastic - really love the black stitching and it matches your interior perfectly. Is Alex the man or what?
Alex is the man!!!!
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