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Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-16-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,113
Posted By Thee_Antic
I sprayed two coats on a test panel, gave it 1/4...

I sprayed two coats on a test panel, gave it 1/4 of the recommended curing time and went to town on it. Rubbed it with random stuff like credit cards, pennies, screwdrivers, knifes.. The only thing...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-16-2012, 03:19 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,113
Posted By Thee_Antic
I apologize for the lack of progress and...

I apologize for the lack of progress and awesomeness being posted in this thread lately I've been hella busy.

As of now my car has no interior :yikes:
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-16-2012, 02:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By Thee_Antic
Well..seeing as I don't have any of the material...

Well..seeing as I don't have any of the material that I can actually burn without noticeably ruining my interior, I think I'll just go with jays suggestion of molded vinyl. :rofl:

Finished with my...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-09-2012, 05:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By Thee_Antic
:D I must have missed the handshake brief...

:D

I must have missed the handshake brief when I registered here :rolleyes:

I assume you meant if it melts with something like acetone? (Didn't have any on hand :( )

And thanks jay, but no....
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-08-2012, 06:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By Thee_Antic
:roundel: I know someone knows the answer to...

:roundel: I know someone knows the answer to this...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-08-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 662
Posted By Thee_Antic
What is this material!?!?

This is killing me..

I have all of my interior pieces torn out, dash and all, but I'm trying to differentiate the materials of the various pieces..

Vinyl is cleaned/scrubbed, sprayed with prep,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-04-2012, 07:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 671
Posted By Thee_Antic
Oh really? :eeps: ..they might be getting...

Oh really? :eeps:

..they might be getting some business very soon..

Do they reupholster everything, or just the inserts?
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-04-2012, 06:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 628
Posted By Thee_Antic
Re-upholstering these panels is not easy, many...

Re-upholstering these panels is not easy, many many many many people have tried and failed. DIY and professional shops alike.

I'm still trying to figure out the secret step..
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-04-2012, 05:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 671
Posted By Thee_Antic
I've heard mixed reviews about allsher refurb...

I've heard mixed reviews about allsher refurb work..supposedly it still bubbles :dunno:

Anyways, if I were to get those I'd have them anodized, not painted. My cars not going to be
at the track...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 12-04-2012, 05:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 671
Posted By Thee_Antic
door panels..

Just got an email from the guy I bought my door panels from..they were returned by usps, damaged during shipment. The passenger front was cracked in half..the others had holes punched in them, tears...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-29-2012, 11:12 AM
Replies: 7
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Views: 866
Posted By Thee_Antic
Turbo :eeps:

Turbo :eeps:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-29-2012, 08:07 AM
Replies: 7
M3
Views: 866
Posted By Thee_Antic
/thread

/thread
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-29-2012, 06:23 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 15,824
Posted By Thee_Antic
Good choice on keeping it..car payments are...

Good choice on keeping it..car payments are overrated :thumbup:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-28-2012, 10:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 800
Posted By Thee_Antic
It might be helpful to have a price as well...

It might be helpful to have a price as well...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-20-2012, 10:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,535
Posted By Thee_Antic
Appreciate the advice, I just finished reading...

Appreciate the advice, I just finished reading the entire thread on this.

I can appreciate both sides of the argument..but its not worth the risk. Maybe if they
replaced the PU with some OEM...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-20-2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,535
Posted By Thee_Antic
Aluminum/Polyurethane/Awesome Guibo..good idea?

https://www.revshift.com/shop/drivetrain/bmw-flex-disc-large-lk-96mm/12mm-.php



Sounds incredible, at a pretty good price compared to oem.

I'm literally seconds away from buying this..any...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-15-2012, 09:15 AM
Replies: 1,499
Views: 42,692
Posted By Thee_Antic
In to submit and purchase. Once I get everything...

In to submit and purchase. Once I get everything sorted out with the exterior..

A nice night shoot in front of the new MARSOC HQ..:bigpimp:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-15-2012, 09:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,936
Posted By Thee_Antic
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K8Sv6kmkXe0 ...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K8Sv6kmkXe0

If you have problems, do that :thumbup:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-12-2012, 11:09 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,113
Posted By Thee_Antic
Detailed the car Sunday, seriously shocked at how...

Detailed the car Sunday, seriously shocked at how clean it all came out. :yikes:

Before:

http://i795.photobucket.com/albums/yy240/Thee_Antic/IMAG0525.jpg
...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-12-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 879
Posted By Thee_Antic
Dude, lose the attitude. It was a simple...

Dude, lose the attitude. It was a simple question, and quite frankly, your opinion doesn't mean **** to me.

ZeGerman, for future reference nearly every interior piece minus the center console was...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-09-2012, 10:27 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,113
Posted By Thee_Antic
Progress! :D Ripped off the door panels to...

Progress! :D

Ripped off the door panels to find:

http://i795.photobucket.com/albums/yy240/Thee_Antic/Before.jpg

No vapor barrier :tsk:

Cleaned both doors up of the black stuff (mostly...)
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-08-2012, 01:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 397
Posted By Thee_Antic
Personally, the first one solely based on looks...

Personally, the first one solely based on looks and the fact that it has much much more money dumped into it, which makes things easier on you financially.

At that mileage, it really depends on...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-08-2012, 12:42 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,113
Posted By Thee_Antic
Well..just aquired a new found respect for...

Well..just aquired a new found respect for dealers. Due to the holiday weekend (And the parts guy being a former Marine), I now get wholesalers discounts on everything, foeva :bigpimp:

Anyways,...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-07-2012, 04:49 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,953
Posted By Thee_Antic
:rofl:

:rofl:
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-06-2012, 11:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 879
Posted By Thee_Antic
Sure bud. That's on your dime, right? :rolleyes: ...

Sure bud. That's on your dime, right? :rolleyes:

There is nothing "half-ass" about what I am doing, I don't want an all black interior, I want dove grey inserts with black panels. Grey dash with...
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