Sagging Headliner - 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 > 3-Series (E36)
Register Home Forum Active Topics Gallery / Showroom Auto Loans Garage Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Auto EscrowInsurance

3-Series (E36) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1992-1999. Autodoodad Specific models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318iS/ti, BMW 320, BMW 323, BMW 320, BMW 324, BMW 325, BMW 328.

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 10-17-2005, 09:32 AM   #1 (permalink)
Neutral Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Car:
Posts: 72
Photos:
Cannon00000 is an unknown quantity at this point
Sagging Headliner

Anyone ever replace their headliner? Is this a DIY or am I better off having a shop do it? How much did you pay? Thanks in advance!
Cannon00000 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 10-17-2005, 12:50 PM   #2 (permalink)
1st Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Car:
Posts: 294
Photos:
Hamfisted is on a distinguished road
Have a shop do it...

Its a big hassle. I would only recommend a professional shop do it because of the mess you can make out of it. There's a cardboard backing that comes out and the material is attached to that, then manuevered back into the cabin of the car and reattached. All the trim has to come out, the visors, and working around the sunroof, a major pain in the butt. Down here in south Florida it usually runs about $200 to do the job, well worth it.

Installing headliner







Mike
Hamfisted is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2005, 01:10 PM   #3 (permalink)
Neutral Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Car:
Posts: 72
Photos:
Cannon00000 is an unknown quantity at this point
Do shops swap these out? I have tan leather interior with the black dash. How would a black headliner look?
Cannon00000 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2005, 01:39 PM   #4 (permalink)
Power Shifting
 
Cruzin 323is's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Carle Place, NY
Car:
Posts: 3,677
Photos:
Cruzin 323is is an unknown quantity at this point
Send a message via AIM to Cruzin 323is
if it is only sagging down... go out and get some 3m spray, from any hardware store and pray it on with that... it works wonders
__________________
-SOLD..
http://www.cardomain.com/ride/2229108/1 *UPDATED 8.25.06*
R.I.P Fast 6


stuff for sale on my e36.. CHeck it out!
http://www.bimmerwerkz.com/forum/aft...e36-49128.html
Cruzin 323is is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2005, 10:56 PM   #5 (permalink)
1st Gear Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Car:
Posts: 294
Photos:
Hamfisted is on a distinguished road
Any color you want ....

Yes, they can use material in any color you want. The common colors are black and tan. Call a few auto upholstery shops in your area and talk to them.






Mike
Hamfisted is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2005, 11:17 PM   #6 (permalink)
my car is red
 
94BMW325i's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Newark, Delaware
Car: 94 325i, 84 325e
Posts: 5,747
Photos:
94BMW325i has much to be proud of94BMW325i has much to be proud of94BMW325i has much to be proud of94BMW325i has much to be proud of94BMW325i has much to be proud of94BMW325i has much to be proud of94BMW325i has much to be proud of94BMW325i has much to be proud of94BMW325i has much to be proud of94BMW325i has much to be proud of
Send a message via AIM to 94BMW325i Send a message via Yahoo to 94BMW325i
yeah if its not falling off that badly, try some spray.
__________________


member and partial creator of pimpin the auto club
94BMW325i is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-19-2005, 12:09 AM   #7 (permalink)
Keep it Copacetic
 
///M Power's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: St. Louis, MO ||| Los Angeles, CA
Car: 1995 BMW M3
Posts: 9,481
Photos:
///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute///M Power has a reputation beyond repute
Send a message via AIM to ///M Power
Sounds like you have the opportunity to redo your headliner. DO IT IN SUEDE, IT LOOKS HOT! Costs you from 400-800. One guy on another forum who lives in NY says he can do it for 400.
__________________

1995 BMW M3 Turbo - Dakar/Black
///M Power is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-20-2005, 09:22 PM   #8 (permalink)
General Chaos
 
SpeedInfusion's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Plano, TX
Car: ///M3,Corolla
Posts: 13,803
Photos:
SpeedInfusion has disabled reputation
Send a message via AIM to SpeedInfusion
well here is mine after i got it replaced...headliner thread
i have a tan interior as well...
__________________
SpeedInfusion is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-21-2005, 07:49 AM   #9 (permalink)
Neutral Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Car:
Posts: 72
Photos:
Cannon00000 is an unknown quantity at this point
That black looks awesome It might try to do something similar That is really sweet
Cannon00000 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  BMW Forum - BimmerWerkz.com > BMW Model Specific Forums > 3-Series (E36)


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
E36 m3 sagging glovebox. Fixed. Mostly. 4evrwyntr 3-Series (E36) 9 09-11-2005 11:36 PM
Headliner Kevin325i 3-Series (E36) 7 05-18-2004 09:48 AM
The saggy headliner Laxiepoo 3-Series (E36) 2 04-21-2004 07:56 AM
Headliner Andrewsd1985 3-Series (E36) 3 12-08-2003 07:31 AM

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:46 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.