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Old 09-15-2012, 11:51 AM   #12161
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Took her out for a nice touchless wash and a soft cloth dry.

Any suggestions for a good rim and tire cleaner/method?
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Old 09-15-2012, 12:09 PM   #12162
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Took her out for a nice touchless wash and a soft cloth dry.

Any suggestions for a good rim and tire cleaner/method?
Sonax works incredibly well. I also like P21S Gel Wheel Cleaner.
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Old 09-15-2012, 12:35 PM   #12163
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Maguiars ultimate hard wax ^_^, car looks like a mirror now. Had to lift the car up and look for the noise coming from my right control arm (( Bushings are ADIOS!
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Old 09-15-2012, 12:59 PM   #12164
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Headliner Replacement and Rear Pillar Recovering
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She will get a bath later

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Old 09-15-2012, 01:12 PM   #12165
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Headliner Replacement and Rear Pillar Recovering
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Is their a good DIY somewhere for removing the head liner?
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Old 09-15-2012, 01:14 PM   #12166
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Is their a good DIY somewhere for removing the head liner?
Look up yellowmans DIY
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Old 09-15-2012, 01:27 PM   #12167
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X2 on yellowmans thread. That's the one I used for my headliner project
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Old 09-15-2012, 04:20 PM   #12168
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Cleaned the garage as a preliminary step in preparing to do the clutch. Ugh, not looking forward to that...
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Old 09-15-2012, 04:42 PM   #12169
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Old 09-15-2012, 04:47 PM   #12170
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Old 09-15-2012, 05:11 PM   #12171
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Old 09-15-2012, 08:18 PM   #12172
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Old 09-15-2012, 09:21 PM   #12173
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Old 09-15-2012, 10:55 PM   #12174
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Widow reg was stupid easy huh!? Just did one on mine...
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Old 09-15-2012, 10:56 PM   #12175
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Removed pillars and headliner. Got fiber and foaming off headliner. Fine cleaning headliner tomorrow and cleaning pillars. Suede black wrap this week.
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Old 09-15-2012, 10:58 PM   #12176
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Removed pillars and headliner. Got fiber and foaming off headliner. Fine cleaning headliner tomorrow and cleaning pillars. Suede black wrap this week.

How much was the material... I've considered doing this
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Old 09-15-2012, 11:01 PM   #12177
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How much was the material... I've considered doing this
I got 60" x 5yards for around $120 shipped. It's suede black with 1/8 laminated foam.

http://www.yourautotrim.com/suheobl.html

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Old 09-16-2012, 01:06 AM   #12178
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Hmm, tempting
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Old 09-16-2012, 01:08 AM   #12179
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Hmm, tempting
You can wait a week or two. See how my interior turns out. I will def post pictures when done.
I wish I spent more on a suede.
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Old 09-16-2012, 01:09 AM   #12180
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I found an m3 in a local junkyard that had suede trim. It was nice.
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