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      02-12-2013, 05:19 AM   #133
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Great looking car and love the centre console. Not sure about the trim on the dash.
thanks mate!

the centre console and dash are done in the same material i couldnt leave the dash out lol!

when in the car it looks a lot darker, just the pictures mate it seem a lot lighter
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      02-12-2013, 05:32 AM   #134
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I did think about that before i posted.

The centre console looks like its an extension of the carpet which i like. I just think the alcantara looks a little odd on the dash. It might be a little out there but what about dark wood (the shiny black one) inserts? and keep the centre console the way it is??
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      02-12-2013, 05:36 AM   #135
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hmm a possibility! but as standard all the trim pieces are all the same! i wouldn't be a big fan of having two difference colour themes/trims going on in my car! i think it just wouldnt flow well enough if i did that!

cool suggestion though but i dont think im brave enough for that!!
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      02-12-2013, 05:38 AM   #136
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i like that alot. nice work.

for those with alcantara interiors, this would set it off a treat.
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      02-12-2013, 05:47 AM   #137
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hmm a possibility! but as standard all the trim pieces are all the same! i wouldn't be a big fan of having two difference colour themes/trims going on in my car! i think it just wouldnt flow well enough if i did that!

cool suggestion though but i dont think im brave enough for that!!
Thanks for that, Not sure I would be brave enough either would love to see your car in the metal. Are you going to the ACE meet? I'm going to try and make it (bring my 07 330D se banger) lol
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      02-12-2013, 06:07 AM   #138
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Ah man that Alcantara wrap looks amazing. I want
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      02-12-2013, 07:29 AM   #139
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Thanks for that, Not sure I would be brave enough either would love to see your car in the metal. Are you going to the ACE meet? I'm going to try and make it (bring my 07 330D se banger) lol
ahh not doing the ace meets until the car is finished mate! its inbetween a lot of things at the moment but i plan to be at every show i can make this year
hope to see you at some of them??

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Ah man that Alcantara wrap looks amazing. I want
thanks dude!!! why not do it for yours?
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      02-12-2013, 07:37 AM   #140
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thanks dude!!! why not do it for yours?
That thought has already crossed my mind! It looks lovely. I've only wrapped the dash in gloss black so i won't have wasted too much if i did re trim.

So did you trim the side door trims in alcantara as well? Can't tell with the pics
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      02-12-2013, 07:39 AM   #141
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That thought has already crossed my mind! It looks lovely. I've only wrapped the dash in gloss black so i won't have wasted too much if i did re trim.

So did you trim the side door trims in alcantara as well? Can't tell with the pics
yea mate! all door trims front and back, centre console front and back and the dash trim

just something a little different i guess doooo ittt!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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      02-12-2013, 07:51 AM   #142
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yea mate! all door trims front and back, centre console front and back and the dash trim

just something a little different i guess doooo ittt!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Could you please pm me how much material you needed and the cost? Would be really helpful
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Yeah I'm liking this man, growing on me! Where did u fetch the alcantara from?
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      02-13-2013, 03:59 AM   #144
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sam! got it from my mate who did all the work for me! i just left it to him
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      02-18-2013, 11:22 PM   #145
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Hey man, where did you get the box to fit the w7? It looks similar to the zenclosure box but I'm not sure. I'd wanna run the 10w7ae in there, only thing according to zenclosure, it only has a 7.75 inch mounting depth and the w7 needs 8 inches. I was considering running a spacer to get the extra depth, but I'd rather get your input about this.
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      02-19-2013, 04:19 AM   #146
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Hey man, where did you get the box to fit the w7? It looks similar to the zenclosure box but I'm not sure. I'd wanna run the 10w7ae in there, only thing according to zenclosure, it only has a 7.75 inch mounting depth and the w7 needs 8 inches. I was considering running a spacer to get the extra depth, but I'd rather get your input about this.
hey bud!

its actually quite clever how its done, from the front yes it looks like a Zen closure but...its actually a full width box going across the whole width of the boot enclosure and then the front is just a front panel made to fill the gaps!

i hope that makes sense lol!
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      03-01-2013, 05:39 AM   #147
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GUYS...

thinking of posting some teaser pics of my new wheels.....

not sure if i should or not though......
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      03-01-2013, 06:05 AM   #150
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here they are....






and thats all im posting regarding the wheels until they are on the car
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      03-01-2013, 06:29 AM   #151
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LOL teaser !
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BBS? the red lip gives me the 'vag' feel, not sure why. Are you going for the Euro look?
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Guys, the red is just a protective tape over the lip-- mine has a yellow tape for the time being haha.

Sumil I could be wrong!
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BBS? the red lip gives me the 'vag' feel, not sure why. Are you going for the Euro look?
Knowing Sumil I can tell u it won't be bbs lool. I'd say mine are closer to BBS but again, who knows
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