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      10-04-2012, 11:14 AM   #1
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M Steering Wheel Cover Peeling - which is the closest color vinyl wrapping?

My ///M steering wheel cover starts peeling What is the closest color of the vinyl wrap (matt color prefer) to use? Matt black or dark gray from 3M scotchprint 1080?

Can I just unscrew the 3 screws from behind the steering wheel and take off the wheel cover? (no air bag removal)

Please post some pictures if you are using the above color.

I am no intention doing the carbon fiber wrap for the wheel cover.

Please advise, thanks.
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      10-04-2012, 01:26 PM   #2
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I'd like to know this too, mines only slightly peeling in some places - presume someone with a ring scratched it at some point, it's very minimal however it's annoying.
What about "patching" up rather than replacing
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Common issue:
http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=243169
What to wrap with is up to you.
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That is the HARD way. The RIGHT way is to remove the airbag first. It's no big deal and makes the exchange simple.
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      10-05-2012, 08:07 AM   #5
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I have no problem taking off the airbag module. The only problem is to find the right color vinyl to match the existing.

I know I can get a new wheel cover but the paint will peel off again in a couple of years later. It does not worth for doing this way.
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