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      09-01-2021, 08:26 AM   #23
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Check this out. I use it on the rubber seals to keep them black and shiny. It also has a 35 spf to reduce the sun's effect. VRT - vinyl, rubber, trim.

https://adamspolishes.com/products/a...-trim-dressing
i shouldve been clear. the ends of the trim look bad, like poorly applied caulk, not straight and uniform. itís not faded or anything. i know iím nitpicking and itís not that big of a deal. iíll take a picture of it when i get the chance.
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      09-01-2021, 03:08 PM   #24
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already ordered CF paddles
Which paddles did you order from?

I'm also looking at replacing the OEM paddle shifters with either the OEM G80 ones with only front inlay in CF with red rubber backing and the paddleshifterz ones which look pretty close to shape, but seem to be full carbon fiber instead.
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Which paddles did you order from?

I'm also looking at replacing the OEM paddle shifters with either the OEM G80 ones with only front inlay in CF with red rubber backing
OEM G8x CF Paddles.
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Which paddles did you order from?

I'm also looking at replacing the OEM paddle shifters with either the OEM G80 ones with only front inlay in CF with red rubber backing
OEM G8x CF Paddles.
How much did you ended up paying for it? Cheapest I was able to get it for is $500 before shipping.
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How much did you ended up paying for it? Cheapest I was able to get it for is $500 before shipping.
FML. i paid $600 from getbmwparts
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      09-01-2021, 03:40 PM   #28
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How much did you ended up paying for it? Cheapest I was able to get it for is $500 before shipping.
Wow! From where?!

Meanwhile MSRP here is $1,040 CAD for them here and I can't order from getbmwparts since I'm in Canada...
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      09-01-2021, 04:16 PM   #29
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Beautiful car! Congrats
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      09-01-2021, 06:18 PM   #30
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Wow! From where?!

Meanwhile MSRP here is $1,040 CAD for them here and I can't order from getbmwparts since I'm in Canada...
Vancouver is about 35 miles from the border so have it deliver to an UPS store on the US side and go pick it up.

I'm 60 miles from Ogdensburg NY, once the border re-open, I'll be resuming my weekly trip and save a bundle
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      09-03-2021, 01:36 PM   #31
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I still think they've overdone the tail lights, but everything else on this car looks great. Congrats OP and enjoy!
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Great color on it!! Enjoy
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      09-03-2021, 02:24 PM   #33
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Congrats.

Do you still have your F80?
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Looking good man! Congrats on the new car!
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      09-03-2021, 03:59 PM   #35
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Very cool write-up especially for F80 drivers who are thinking about what's next. When I drove the F97 (base) my major impressions were in the amazing handling and how smoothly power gets delivered. I also love how the S58 and ZF8 sound together from gear to gear. Enjoy it!!
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Replace battery is definitely not going away. Once it hits the critical battery life point, it's permanently damaged.

Did you have this as you left the dealer? Or did it happen at the detail shop?
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Great review and good to know about the suspension. I'm test driving one next week (first SUV in 10 years). Enjoy your new ride!
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      09-03-2021, 07:09 PM   #39
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That colour looks so good with black & Carbon trim.
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      09-03-2021, 07:31 PM   #40
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can't wait to start modding this thing with you. dremel first?
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wow thats a good looking ride!
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I guess Iíll see you on the road if youíre in NY lol. I took delivery of my 22í BGM/S.O on Aug 11th from Westchester, I live in Long Island.
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I guess Iíll see you on the road if youíre in NY lol. I took delivery of my 22í BGM/S.O on Aug 11th from Westchester, I live in Long Island.
Lucky you got yours in time,Westchester BMW & their vehicles suffered a lot of flood damage
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Your tire pressures are off, if Iím not mistaken.
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