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      03-26-2009, 09:07 PM   #1
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Performance Steering Wheel + Alcantara Brake & Shift Boots Installed

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I installed Performance Steering Wheel last week - Thank you Aleks for great DIY and help!!
And received/installed custom made Alcantara Brake & Shift Boots with White Thread today,
Jon from LeatherZ.com did really good job, even though it was his first DCT shift boot made, Thank you!!
It looks & feels SOOO GOOD!!
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      03-26-2009, 09:10 PM   #2
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Looks awesome! Gotta see it in person tomorrow!
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      03-26-2009, 09:12 PM   #3
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Looks awesome! Gotta see it in person tomorrow!
Thank you and See you tomorrow!!
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      03-26-2009, 09:14 PM   #4
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that goes really well with CF trim!
BTW, you are on the Korean BMW club right?
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      03-26-2009, 09:16 PM   #5
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that goes really well with CF trim!
BTW, you are on the Korean BMW club right?
Thank you!
You mean BMWMania? if so then YES!!
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      03-26-2009, 09:23 PM   #6
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It looks Great Kris !

Doest the color of Alcantara on the PSW matches the color of the Brake & Shift Boots ?
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      03-26-2009, 09:37 PM   #7
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It looks Great Kris !

Doest the color of Alcantara on the PSW matches the color of the Brake & Shift Boots ?
Thanks Aleks!!
And Yes, shift/brake boots matches the color of PSW really well..
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      03-26-2009, 09:41 PM   #8
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Wow that looks great!
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      03-26-2009, 10:04 PM   #9
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Very very nice!
I always enjoyed alcantara/suede interiors.
I don't know if I'd ever bother redoing my steering wheel but for sure the shift boot and handbrake.
Thanks for posting up!
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      03-26-2009, 11:10 PM   #10
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Wow that looks great!
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Very very nice!
I always enjoyed alcantara/suede interiors.
I don't know if I'd ever bother redoing my steering wheel but for sure the shift boot and handbrake.
Thanks for posting up!
Thank you guys!!
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cool ... we need to set up another meet in April, so I can see it myself
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      03-27-2009, 01:27 AM   #12
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cool ... we need to set up another meet in April, so I can see it myself
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I gotta check your new trunk in person too!!

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      03-27-2009, 01:50 AM   #13
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it looks very nice indeed!
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      03-27-2009, 05:35 AM   #14
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Looks top mate! where can I get one!? and how much!
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I had decided a while ago that I would not spend $1k on the performance steering wheel as I could spend that money on track wheels/tires/supplies etc.

But after all these recent posts of the PSW installs.......you guys are KILLING me!!

Nice work on the matching shift and e-brake boot alcantara MentholGuy. Looking really good.
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      03-27-2009, 11:28 AM   #16
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Looks great Kris. Just don't be surprised if those pieces go missing at the next meet.
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Nice steering wheel...I just got mine this past week and am loving it...next project...alcantara head liner...
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Wow, that looks great! The other bits makes the steering wheel look more at home in there with the white stitching. Very tastefully done. BMW Performance seats would fit right in with everything you have done in there so far.
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Wow... Thats clean!! Nice done!
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      03-27-2009, 03:23 PM   #20
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it looks very nice indeed!
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Looks top mate! where can I get one!? and how much!
Thank you!!
And Swanny, you can contact Andy or Jon at Leatherz.com

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I had decided a while ago that I would not spend $1k on the performance steering wheel as I could spend that money on track wheels/tires/supplies etc.

But after all these recent posts of the PSW installs.......you guys are KILLING me!!

Nice work on the matching shift and e-brake boot alcantara MentholGuy. Looking really good.
Thank you guys!!

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Looks great Kris. Just don't be surprised if those pieces go missing at the next meet.
You mean tonight at Starbucks??

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Wow, that looks great! The other bits makes the steering wheel look more at home in there with the white stitching. Very tastefully done. BMW Performance seats would fit right in with everything you have done in there so far.
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Nice steering wheel...I just got mine this past week and am loving it...next project...alcantara head liner...
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Wow... Thats clean!! Nice done!
Thank you guys!!

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      03-27-2009, 05:44 PM   #21
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You mean tonight at Starbucks??
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Looks really nice and well worth a thought now Thanks for sharing.
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