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The sixth generation 3 series, chassis code F30. 2013 model year 328i and 335i sedans now in production. Read the F30 frequently asked question thread for all your basic question and dive into all the details in the ultimate F30 information thread.

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Old 02-18-2013, 04:05 AM
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Car cover reco?

I tried searching, but didn't find much...other than lots of threads on what insurance covers. This question isn't for those that consider the f30 to be a winter beater and use their 2012 a4 only to haul yard debris to the dump. It is a special car to me. I have a garage, but I want to add an extra layer of protection from kids bikes, etc. I've seen the one on bmw's site (1 option for 335), so I'm curious if anyone else uses one and any recommendations.

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Old 02-18-2013, 04:57 AM
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Get the R2D2 cover from BMW.

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I have the BMW OEM Noah cover on my E92. I bought it used. Very happy with it.
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just be aware that unless the car is clean, a cover can do more harm than good- any dirt on the surface can get rubbed into the paint while taking the cover on and off. doesnt apply in your case, but its even worse for cars parked outside, the wind blowing will magnify this.

a wipedown with a mf towel and QD should take care of it though.
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