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Old 04-27-2010, 08:53 AM   #21
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how much are you willing to pay chase?

have you checked out www.car-part.com

you'd be suprised what you can find there... i found tanin red for $600 (complete) but it was for a sedan....

the only issue is... shipping will be a hassle and will probably cost as much as the seats... i'll keep an eye out for you tho
I'm having trouble navigating it.. seems like everything they have for sale is non sport... arghh
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Old 04-27-2010, 08:59 AM   #22
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I'm having trouble navigating it.. seems like everything they have for sale is non sport... arghh
look at my last post all the way at the bottom...
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Old 04-27-2010, 09:00 AM   #23
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I want M or Sport seats so bad but they never made the M seats in tan (and I am not dying anything) and the sport seats are so hard to come by (in tan for sale)

Either set would make such a difference in my interior...
In my opinion Black seats on a tan interior is quite attractive, you could go that way.
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Old 04-27-2010, 09:00 AM   #24
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oh boy you are gonna love me... i hope.... says tan, leather, power, heat, sport, right and left for $250 each....

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Here is your front seats, left and right, sport, coupe, etc....

Call on them bud

And for $250 each, i would imagine they are in good condition because seats usually go for $100-$150 a piece
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Old 04-27-2010, 09:07 AM   #25
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Here is your front seats, left and right, sport, coupe, etc....

Call on them bud

And for $250 each, i would imagine they are in good condition because seats usually go for $100-$150 a piece
just gave him a ring buddy
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let me know how you make out!

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Old 04-27-2010, 09:14 AM   #28
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YES and manual if possible, lighter
the ONLY reason i wish i had manual seats is that way i could put the seat forward/back in 1 second rather than 10 seconds when vacuuming my car

what a PITA sitting there wasting 10 seconds of my life
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Old 04-27-2010, 09:41 AM   #29
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Yes it is! I test drove a 330i non sport over the past weekend, and the seats were very blah to me, not only did they look boring they did not hug you at all. It kinda felt like you would just slide out of the seat. I LOVE my sport seats, i find them to be some of the most comfortable seats in a car for long distance. I took a trip in my Fathers XJ8 Jaguar and it was comfy but i still prefered my sport seats.
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Yes it is! I test drove a 330i non sport over the past weekend, and the seats were very blah to me, not only did they look boring they did not hug you at all. It kinda felt like you would just slide out of the seat. I LOVE my sport seats, i find them to be some of the most comfortable seats in a car for long distance. I took a trip in my Fathers XJ8 Jaguar and it was comfy but i still prefered my sport seats.
i think it is the perfect balance between comfort and support

don't get me wrong, i love sporty seats... but its only a matter of time before i become uncomfortable in an m3, 135, evo, etc...

the m3 seats are still comfy, but they were definitely made for skinny people lol... more so in the 1 as well...
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Old 04-27-2010, 11:14 AM   #33
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I guess I am in the minority. I've had non-sport, leatherette seats in my 325 and now I have the sport seats in my zhp. In my opinion the difference is minimal - slightly softer and I like the leg extension thingy, but besides that, ehh. I still feel like i'm sliding all over the place. The seats don't provide the lateral support I would expect, but maybe my 160# frame is not big enough. I've driven my sister's '04 Civic SI and those seats are nice - as soon as I sit, all sides of the seat supports me. But hey, that's just my 2cents.
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I guess I am in the minority. I've had non-sport, leatherette seats in my 325 and now I have the sport seats in my zhp. In my opinion the difference is minimal - slightly softer and I like the leg extension thingy, but besides that, ehh. I still feel like i'm sliding all over the place. The seats don't provide the lateral support I would expect, but maybe my 160# frame is not big enough. I've driven my sister's '04 Civic SI and those seats are nice - as soon as I sit, all sides of the seat supports me. But hey, that's just my 2cents.
i can see where you are coming from

i'm 185 and these seats fit me well... i'm not huge but fairly built, aka not frail/skinny

m3 seats for me are a little snug where my lats are.... m3 seats you would enjoy a lot more i would assume
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I'll have to look around for some...I've contemplated the M3 seats as well, but I may have to steer away from them if they were a little snug for you. I'm just looking for something with a little more support. I had an 07 Si before this and coming from the seats in that to the non-sports made for a less than desirable transition.
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what worth the money more seats or a m3wheel?
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i would say the seats... if they are going for the same price

i love my m3 steering wheel, and the first week is GREAT... but you end up getting used to it... it doesn't feel any thicker than a normal wheel to me now that i'm used to it

personally, i think my black headliner is >>>>>>>>>> m3 steering wheel as a mod...
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i love sport seats. The corners are where they really shine. must for me if i'm buying another BMW... unless it's a 7 series.
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