i need a bra - BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com
BMW Forum BMW Forum

Auto Insurance

» Featured Product
Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 1,6,7,8 - Series and Mini Cooper
Register Home Forum Active Topics Gallery / Showroom Auto Loans Garage Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

1,6,7,8 - Series and Mini Cooper General Chat related to models that do not fit into particular categories above. Please try to put your discussion in more appropriate sections. This section does cover the 1 Series, MINI Cooper and 8-Series vehicles: BMW 830i, BMW 840Ci, BMW 850i, BMW 850Ci, BMW 850CSi, M8, Alpina B12, BMW CS Concept and others.

BimmerWerkz.com is the premier BMW Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 04-28-2010, 05:17 PM   #1 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Car:
Posts: 26
Photos:
glfahc is on a distinguished road
i need a bra

i'm in search of vinyl bra for my 2000 740iL for a road trip i/m about to take... where is the best place to get them....
glfahc is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 04-28-2010, 09:53 PM   #2 (permalink)
Neutral Member
 
CanyonCreekMT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Gig Harbor, WA
Car: 2006 750Li
Posts: 59
Photos:
CanyonCreekMT is on a distinguished road
Worst thing you can do to a car is put a bra on it. The movement by the wind will destroy the paint. Maybe you own a paint shop and do not mind repainting the front.
__________________
CanyonCreekMT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2010, 06:25 PM   #3 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Car:
Posts: 26
Photos:
glfahc is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by CanyonCreekMT View Post
Worst thing you can do to a car is put a bra on it. The movement by the wind will destroy the paint. Maybe you own a paint shop and do not mind repainting the front.
what would you suggest to keep the cars paint from getting chipped up from road gravel and such.... it won't stay on its just for the road
glfahc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-29-2010, 07:14 PM   #4 (permalink)
Neutral Member
 
North's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Halifax, N.S.
Car: 1990 325is
Posts: 81
Photos:
North is on a distinguished road
I believe 3m makes a clear protective film bra you could look into.
__________________
North is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-30-2010, 09:38 AM   #5 (permalink)
Neutral Member
 
CanyonCreekMT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Gig Harbor, WA
Car: 2006 750Li
Posts: 59
Photos:
CanyonCreekMT is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by North View Post
I believe 3m makes a clear protective film bra you could look into.
Many new cars are using the clear plastic coat that is permanent. The Escalade comes with the film and any car dealer can tell you where to get it done.
__________________
CanyonCreekMT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-30-2010, 10:48 AM   #6 (permalink)
42, The meaning of life
 
brettski's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Car: 2000 740iL Individual
Posts: 2,405
Photos:
brettski is just really nicebrettski is just really nicebrettski is just really nicebrettski is just really nicebrettski is just really nice
Theres probably someone a little closer to you than these guys.
Invisible Car Bras - Victoria Australia

I did a road trip to my parent's place (~1200km round trip) last weekend, we encountered a bit of a locust plague in both directions, all I had to protect the cooling system was some fibreglass fly screen. It actually blended in quite well with the dark color of the car, and did save the radiator from being totally clogged with mashed hoppers.



So I feel your concern about protecting your paintwork. Enjoy your trip whatever you end up doing.
brettski is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-30-2010, 11:05 AM   #7 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Car:
Posts: 26
Photos:
glfahc is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by brettski View Post
Theres probably someone a little closer to you than these guys.
Invisible Car Bras - Victoria Australia

I did a road trip to my parent's place (~1200km round trip) last weekend, we encountered a bit of a locust plague in both directions, all I had to protect the cooling system was some fibreglass fly screen. It actually blended in quite well with the dark color of the car, and did save the radiator from being totally clogged with mashed hoppers.



So I feel your concern about protecting your paintwork. Enjoy your trip whatever you end up doing.
wow!!!!! thats nasty brett.... i'm not looking for anything permanent, i just want to cover the front so it doesn't get all beat up. i thought i saw a 7 series with one of those black vinyl bras. thats all i need for the trip and its comin off as soon as i get back...
glfahc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-30-2010, 06:07 PM   #8 (permalink)
n00b
 
Join Date: May 2009
Car:
Posts: 37
Photos:
LRod is on a distinguished road
Brett:

Wow, that's quite a collection of hoppers you have there! with a good net stuck on the top of that thing, you might be able to make millions selling us grasshoppers here in the U.S. for pet food! Just joking, but still it looks like it was quite an adventure.
LRod is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 1,6,7,8 - Series and Mini Cooper


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Best BRA for my 3 Chaosbunny 3-Series (E36) 3 07-24-2006 11:40 AM
Bra for my bimmer.. Trob 3-Series (E21, E30) 4 07-26-2004 02:08 PM
Clear bra Silver4evr Product Reviews 0 05-21-2004 03:05 PM
Need a car bra! Trob 3-Series (E21, E30) 4 04-29-2004 09:53 AM
Clear Bra Flyin95 Wash & Detail 1 01-24-2004 02:53 AM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:44 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.