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  1. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    I've just picked up a 2016 6 series (f12) and when I got home I noticed the chrome trim on the drivers grab / door handle is missing. Anyone know where I could get a replacement? It looks like it probably just clips on. Any ideas? Thanks Matt
  2. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Has anyone come across replacement trim for the front side repeater /indicators? Mine is an LCI model so has no indicators, but I'd like to replace the chrome with gloss black to match the grille and window/mirror trim. Any ideas? Sent from my SM-N950F using Tapatalk
  3. F10
    Hey, The chrome channel cover on the exterior front left door is sticking up by about 3mm, I've tried pushing it back down but it springs up... This is so annoying as it's probably a quick fix. I've tried searching for the answer with no joy. Any tips or advice welcome. It's a 520d 2013...
  4. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello, I hope someone can help. The channel cover,exterior,door, front left on my bmw f10 (chrome trim) on the passenger door is coming away/sticking up by 3mm ish towards the door handle on my 2013 F10, I would like to know can this be fixed without replacing it? I don't wish to spend a...
  5. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    I want to dechrome my door surrounds and also change the wood trim, is wrap the any good, never actually seen a wrapped dash or a de-chromed one in Matt vinyl - what’s your thought and experience chaps?
  6. General BMW Discussions
    The kidney grills are coated in chrome effect however they are peeling on the inside layers between the grills is this normal? I have a silver bmw as I understand it it's more suitable for a silver effect as opposed to glossy black paint however how do I cheaply maintain a silver chrome effect...
  7. BFuk Open Topic
    Found this fix on another forum Works for me when installed on Chrome :thumbsup All photo show up great! :)
  8. BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    Hi, I recently bought a chrome windscreen surround for my 1997 Z3 but it doesn't seem to fit! I'm wondering if this product is for a later Z3 model which I suspect may have a different windscreen design ? Any advice would be appreciated. Neil
  9. General BMW Discussions
    Looking for some pictures. Sorry if the topics been covered I?ve searched hi and low and got no where. Just ordered a 420d msport gran coupe from BMW parklane. Picked the above dash but haven?t actually seen it in the flesh. Does anyone have some decent pics or videos they could post? The Google...
  10. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi folks, The chrome on my E39 has gone all white and oxidised and looks pretty rough. Can anyone recommend a product/method to get rid of the oxidation and bring back the shine? I say chrome, I know its actually anodised aluminium, so can't be anything to abrasive or it will take the coating...
  11. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Sorry its my first post and I'm asking for help but I need to get this done quickly and am relying on your help!!! Can anyone tell me how to correctly remove the curved Chrome strip that runs around the window frames above the drivers door and rear passenger window - the long, curved, chrome...
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    Z3 Chrome Bonnet Vents and wind deflector wanted. Please pm me
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Evening all. I'm going to spray the chrome trim black, on my 325ci coupe. But I'm really not sure if it's metal or plastic. So I don't know what sort of spraypaint to buy and if I need to sand it? If anyone has any advice I would be greatful. Thanks
  14. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Morning all Could someone point me in the direction of where to get a replacement chrome strip for the front bumper of my 7 series F01? Had a minor knock and will be getting the bumper repaired and to keep the cost down said not to worry about the strip as I would get one myself but I'm...
  15. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi hope someone can help my 520 GT the offside gutter trims and door trims are marked i had the near side ones changed under warranty before my car was 3 years old , but know speaking from experience the Stealers will won't to charge a fortune to replace them but I would like a bit more of a...
  16. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Just picked up an E46 and the chrome trim is beyond repair, what's the best way of getting these sorted? Buy new? Painted? They'd probably look better in black along with the grill. Cheers
  17. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, As title really, I'm looking for the best way to do this. I hear getting the trim off is a bit of a bugger in itself so considering having a crack at doing it while it's still on the car. Is there a particular place that people have found is best to leave the joints in the vinyl? Or...
  18. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi all, i have an e39, unfortuntly it has got all the chrome trim on, bumpers, grills, and around the windows. I want to get rid of the chrome and have all black. for around the windows only real option is to spray which i will do, however what the best option for door and bumper trims. Is...
  19. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    I have some very noticeable marking on the chrome trim of my 5 series (2010 plate). Can anybody recommend a good method to remove this marking? It looks like it has a plastic finish to it and not sure what is the best approach to take. Hopefully somebody can help. Cheers TheSwimmer
  20. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Is it possible to buy black shadowline trim for an E70 X5 as mine has the chrome and I'd like to change it. If anyone can point me in the direction of part no's, that would be a great help :)