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      05-12-2010, 11:28 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by TrackRat View Post
Is that OE extinguisher dry chemical or Halon based? Not trying to hurt sales but I wouldn't use a dry chemical extinguisher on an auto as it can cause considerable damage that you would not experience with a Halon extinguisher. The link below shows a 5 BC Halon that has dual steel straps and is excellent for those who track their cars.

http://www.pegasusautoracing.com/pro....asp?RecID=439
Good question ... I would have to check on that ...

One the other hand, I don't think you would care how much damage your extinguisher can cause when your car is on fire. I think BMW did their R&D before they released this part.