1997 E36 318TI Compact door card insert swap.

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  1. 1997 E36 318TI Compact door card insert swap. 
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    Iv Recently bought a light gray interior seats + door cards, i have got black door cards with a cloth insert piece in middle at the moment, Is there anyway i can swap the middle cloth piece with the leather piece that came with the light gray door cards as i like the leather in door cards but dont like the gray plastic on cards? has anyone done this before cheers
     
     

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    You can.I've taken the inserts out to cover with CF...it does involve breaking the tags which hold the inserts onto the doorcard though-I used my dremmel for this and then you can use screws and washers to hold it back in place afterwards
     
     

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    why not put coupe front cards in? they fit...
    i didnt think you could on the compact as you cant with the rear cards-i know as i took my old ones out and tried!
     
     

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    cheers guys il have a look for a set
     
     

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    I didn't think coupe door cards fitted compact as coupe doors are longer aren't they ?
     
     

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    no coupe n compact doors are same length, the issue however is door handle placement...
     
     

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    doesnet matter now guy's iv sprayed them with some flexi vinyl paint jobs a good en

    thanks for replies
     
     

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