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  1. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Morning folks, One of my weather strips needs to be replaced, pic below. I’ve seen a few guides and videos on how to do this, they also recommend some rubber strips to use as a replacement, as the actual parts from BMW are expensive by all accounts, as the weather strips come as part of the...
  2. General BMW Discussions
    having my e39 530d resprayed in couple weeks. My bumper strips all round the car are currently silver but am wondering what car will look like with standard black strips,same with bumper strips etc anyone have any pics of their e39 with the black/silver strips so i can decide what to go for cheers
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Hi am seriously thinking about removing door strips on outside of car ......are they just glued on and anyone have any success in this without visiting someone to fix it think the black strips date the car ...
  4. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    does any one know the best place to get nearside and offside front door weather strips. both sides on my 2001 touring have blown. see pic
  5. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi all i am wanting to remove the black bump strips on my e46 320d m sport and colour code them. I have just slightly peeled one back to see how easy they are to remove and i have snapped a clip already!! :( what has everyone used to stick them back on once they have been colour coded? Thinking...
  6. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hi, I have an e38 that is great but needs some TLC. I'd like to purchase some parts - externally the thing that annoys me most is the door seals - the rubber has perished and on the nearside rear, the plastic mounts have broken and when you open the door, it's easy for it to come away. I'd also...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    What are people using to recolour the front of the wing mirror surround? mines gone a horrible faded grey. I used some poor boys Natural look which has made it look fantastic but it wont last. Just wondering how people have sorted this? Also the black window strips that run along the bottom of...
  8. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi all, just bought a 2008 e90. Very nice drive. This is a question about the aluminium interior details - has anyone here modified them? painted them black? Personally, I have always hated them. I feel that they cheapen the car interior feel, and they shine like a beacon in the night...
  9. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Does anyone know where i could purchase the weather strips, mines are well passed there sell by date, look terrible and are probably not helping the scratches on the window! Cheers
  10. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Just wondering if anyone has try'd fitting a set of e46 coupe sill moldings into a e36 coupe? reason i ask is my trim's are past it and ive always liked the m-tech logo on the e46 ones* BMW E46 M tech GENUINE USED BOTH SIDE DOOR SILL STRIPS | eBay* The only other kind you can get for the e36...
  11. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    hi could any one do a photoshop for me i want my bump strips and door handles colour codeing would realy appreciate it:thumbsup
  12. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    The felt/rubber strips that run around the top edges of the door frames on the interior of my e46 coupe have come away from the car and are hanging down. So I tried superglue to glue it back on, but it didn't work at all! Anyone know what type of glue will do this job? It has to stick rubber to...
  13. Hereford BMW - Bimmerforums Shop
    Hi, Please could you give me a price for the following items: 1 x 51338194707 - Outer Weather Strip left - Schwarz Matt 1 x 51338194708 - Outer Weather Strip right - Schwarz Matt many thanks
  14. General BMW Discussions
    Hi people me again :) Just a quick one....... Are the side rub strips stuck/glued on? Or are they riveted therefore leaving holes if removed? Mine have faded to a naff grey colour and look pants on what is a fairly tidy black car. Cheers for any help Si
  15. Hereford BMW - Bimmerforums Shop
    confirmed part numbers 51117010205 and 51117010206 and x2 51138236269 Lens for registration plate illumination many thanks
  16. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    how do i take the black plastic bump strips off without busting the clips? this is prob a stupid question but still i gotta know and how jya get the rear bumper off? (damn i gotta get a haynes manual n fast)
  17. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    Hi, just bought myself a E46 Compact and would like to colour code the doors, bumper and boot strips along with the door handles... Can anyone gve me advice how to remove the parts, mainly the door handles? thanks alot
  18. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    got the side strips spray titan silver, oil changes and replaced my front grills with matt black ones. what do you think. she needs a good clean, loads of bird poo after i pick her up from the garage. not sure if im brave enough today. still sporting a hang over! bbs lms to be...
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Does anyone know how the exterior door trims and rear 1/4 trims are held on? I wanna remove them to colour code. Cheers Cal
  20. BMW Detailing, Bodywork and Styling forum
    does anyone have a blue compact with colour coded bumper strips... thinking about getting it done but not sure.. if someone could post a picture that would be great?
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