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M-steering wheel 15 26.32%
F16 knee pads 15 26.32%
6wb led dash 14 24.56%
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      01-09-2019, 10:04 AM   #23
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To me the M-Steering wheel would be a no-brainer to go along with your other M Sport mods at this point. I personally think it may be the sportiest part of the interior and that way you can add heat and paddle shifters! Go for knee pads next time then shawdowline wrap!
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      01-09-2019, 10:13 PM   #24
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I voted steering wheels. I think it makes the driving experience better
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Not on the list .. but why not suspension ?
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      01-09-2019, 11:24 PM   #26
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Not on the list .. but why not suspension ?
You are right, that should be on the list too. I thought about Eibach spring set, but I'm still not sure Eibach vs AC Schnitzer vs H&R.
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Not on the list .. but why not suspension ?
You are right, that should be on the list too. I thought about Eibach spring set, but I'm still not sure Eibach vs AC Schnitzer vs H&R.
PM me if interested.
I got H&R VTF barely used or new if you prefer new.
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      01-10-2019, 12:00 AM   #28
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Dash is the coolest one but it's pricey, my vote goes for knee pads, got mine installed and after a month I can't believe they were not there before.
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      01-10-2019, 01:15 AM   #29
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PM me if interested.
I got H&R VTF barely used or new if you prefer new.
Thanks Ben, I don't mind used, it's just right now I'm leaning towards M-Sport steering wheel or knee pads. Knee pads are almost impossible to source in Canberra Beige or Ivory, so I'm guessing I have 2 choices - locate some forum members x5 with knee pads, befriend him and steal knee pads when he lets his guard down or just go with steering wheel for now. Decisions, decisions...

I'll definitely contact you for springs if I'll decide to go for them.
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Thanks Ben, I don't mind used, it's just right now I'm leaning towards M-Sport steering wheel or knee pads. Knee pads are almost impossible to source in Canberra Beige or Ivory, so I'm guessing I have 2 choices - locate some forum members x5 with knee pads, befriend him and steal knee pads when he lets his guard down or just go with steering wheel for now. Decisions, decisions...

I'll definitely contact you for springs if I'll decide to go for them.

Or you can find a friend with an X6 and convince him the next Mod trend for the f16 is the Knee Pad Delete.


I also thought the suspension would be a good option,but wasn't on the list.
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Thanks Ben, I don't mind used, it's just right now I'm leaning towards M-Sport steering wheel or knee pads. Knee pads are almost impossible to source in Canberra Beige or Ivory, so I'm guessing I have 2 choices - locate some forum members x5 with knee pads, befriend him and steal knee pads when he lets his guard down or just go with steering wheel for now. Decisions, decisions...
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Or you can find a friend with an X6 and convince him the next Mod trend for the f16 is the Knee Pad Delete.
I like this idea better. Hahaha.
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Not on the list .. but why not suspension ?
You are right, that should be on the list too. I thought about Eibach spring set, but I'm still not sure Eibach vs AC Schnitzer vs H&R.
PM me if interested.
I got H&R VTF barely used or new if you prefer new.
Thanks Ben 😇
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any pics of what the suspension mod would look like?

Also - m steering wheel imo. No question....
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any pics of what the suspension mod would look like?

Also - m steering wheel imo. No question....
Delt, check our my mod thread, I have most of the mods available.
https://f15.bimmerpost.com/forums/sh...omplete&page=9
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DuSh , clean out your inbox, I need to Pm you.
Sorry about that. Cleaned it a bit
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Well what did you end up going with? I'm also eager to swap my steering wheel out for an M steering wheel... Just worried about the amount of work involved. And which wheel exactly? There are so many on eBay.
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I would get the trim wrapped... never was a fan of the poplar wood trim.
I was thinking about getting that done with 3M CF... I wonder how much... I need to ask around.
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Well what did you end up going with? I'm also eager to swap my steering wheel out for an M steering wheel... Just worried about the amount of work involved. And which wheel exactly? There are so many on eBay.
This is the one I'm going to get

https://www.bmwpartswholesale.com/oe...w2LWdhcw%3D%3D

Along with this

https://www.bmwpartswholesale.com/oe...MtMGwtbDYtZ2Fz
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Nice! That seems super reasonable. Is that all thats needed to swap out for the base steering wheel?

Cant tell from the image, but is this the nice THICK M steering wheel?
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      03-17-2019, 08:59 AM   #42
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I was thinking about getting that done with 3M CF... I wonder how much... I need to ask around.
If you're doing the shifter or any other interior part in gloss carbon, it won't match the 3M matte carbon. I'm not a huge fan of the 3m stuff and gloss CF wrap never really matches the real thing.
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I voted for 6wb. It's the part of your car you look at the most, along with the steering wheel (which would be second option)
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I am not a fan of the knee pads -- to me, they cheesy-up the consol. Go for the steering wheel an forget the techy instrument panel and keep the silver trim. Oddly, the silver trim is the upgrade choice for Porsche 911 -- at least when I ordered mine. D
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