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#1 (permalink) Old 07-11-2004, 11:39 PM
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My boot is torn and I've been putting off replacing it long enough. I'm planning on buying a beige one from bmwfx to match my seats.

Has anyone ordered from them before? I'm curious how the work is or if I should spend an extra $10 and buy a wheelskins boot.

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I bought one off Ebay for like 15 bucks, turned out it's for an e30, doesn't have the extra little thing to the left. I was trying to afro engineer the boot to fit. No luck so far, moral of the story, don't go cheap. I say spend the extra 10 bucks.

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a bmwfx one? they make them for the e36 too, though.

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No no, it was some crappy one not bmwfx. They could be decent too. Me look.

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MMM black with red thread

I think I'll order one when I get money.

They look good.

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im wanting beige with black thread. I traded my NA spec headlights for a chrome shift surround, so I'll install the new boot directly onto it.

Still need a new shifter too.

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I think I've scrapped my hopes of doing the SSK... for now atleast. We'll see where the tranny mounts get me.

I also need to find something to make my thing around the shift boot to look a little more, less POSy. Right now it looks lame and it popping up cause oneo f the clips is broken. Can you say silicon?

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