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  1. 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...
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    Hello, can anybody help me please? Car is a 2001 and l noticed the mileage, trip & other read-outs at the bottom of the cluster fade away this morning whilst driving slowly in traffic. About a second later they all came on again & was ok on the way home. Have searched the topics and can't find...
  3. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Can anyone advise please, being a bit long in the tooth now my favorite radio station is (smooth 100.4 nw) the problem is it seams to fade in and out of tune when driving along and as you can imagine making it a pain to listen to. Is there anything i can do about this or is it a problem to this...
  4. Auto Electrical Forum
    Morning all I have just had my first service (118d 12 reg) and coincidently have just noticed that the central console display is intermittently fading in and out as are the digits around the mileage cluster. This only happens while driving and does not appear to occur while stationary. Has...
  5. BMW Chassis and Brakes
    e61 04 brakes fading UPDATE: SORTED Hi Guys, I had this problem for a while now, but was flushing brake fluid today and I though it will do some difference; but it did not. Basically, when driving and ill brake in continuous motion all its fine. If I depress pedal, let go, depress let go and...
  6. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Just driven to work and sat nav screen has changed colour and now looks very yellow and not as bright. It did go back to normal for a few minutes but has now gone back to yellow Anyone else had a similar problem Thanks
  7. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    You may have seen this on other cars, the cause is that bmw cut corners to save money and dont apply a clear coat to the shuts of the bonnet, only paint that flakes off over time. Bought some paint today and sorted it! Hope this helps others that may have the same problem. Looks...
  8. General BMW Discussions
    Just wondered if anyone know how to treat fading Hell red paint on the boot and bonnet of my E36, is it the laquer or paint causing the problem ?.I have noticed it seems quite a common problem with non metalic reds......cheers Steve
  9. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi I have the above coloured interior in my E46.Does anyone else have the same? If so do you have a problem with it fading,or is it just
  10. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    hi everyone my roof is looking a little faded and with the new window in its letting the car down. as it doesnt leak and in pretty good nick theres no need for a new one. anybody dyed theres or now of any products cheers.
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