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Old 03-04-2008, 08:10 PM
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I did a little color sanding and detailng today...pics inside

So I had my car painted about 6 months ago and I never color sanded it, so I was bored today and started doing it as well as cleaned and detailed it as well.











a little foam pad wax buffing...


go down to polishing glaze...






microfiber it off


Finished product-


Before-



and some fresh pics of the car and my new interior! I still can't believe this is in my 1995 740!







and the new interior! M-Sport steering wheel and M-Sport seats!











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Old 03-04-2008, 08:30 PM
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Haha I just saw this one over on BF.C. Looks great! That interior looks awesome clean, I far prefer the sport seats
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Old 03-05-2008, 12:27 AM
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NOW THAT SCARES ME!!! Glad you know what your doing, good work!
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Old 03-08-2008, 01:40 AM
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did you get the buttons on the m steering wheel to all work? i thought it wasn't plug and play...
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Old 03-10-2008, 12:11 AM
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did you get the buttons on the m steering wheel to all work? i thought it wasn't plug and play...
Yes, all the buttons work on the Sport wheel, It was plug and play but I had to bypass the MF Module and run an I Bus wire to the slip ring.
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Old 03-10-2008, 04:15 PM
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Looks very nice. Good job!
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Old 03-24-2008, 04:26 PM
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Nice..
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Old 03-24-2008, 04:31 PM
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but what is color sanding? i dont know ANYTHiNG about paint..all i know is i have a ton of scratches and if that would help i wanna do it..if not then 500 for new blacc paint..wich would be a good idea cuz i got a couple bullet holes in my trunk lol..but until i get the money right i need a quicc fix for the scratches..
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Old 02-27-2013, 12:40 PM
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HEY GUYS! I HAVE A 1995 740IL, & AND i'M LOOKING TO CHANGE THE REAR SUBWOOFERS! ANY IDEAS ON AFTER MARKETS? aLSO WHAT STEREO IS THAT OR IS IT AN INTEGRATED NAV SYSTEM & STEREO?! WHAT MODEL IF YES?! MAHALO!
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