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      03-26-2010, 10:42 AM   #1
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Performance steering wheel

Hi, just added the performance stering wheel...
Does anyone know how it works exactly?
Any manuals?

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      03-28-2010, 03:13 PM   #2
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Hi buddy. Tell me with DCT isn't there too much light action going on with two sets of shift lights?
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      03-28-2010, 03:15 PM   #3
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You can turn off the shift lights above tachometer.
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      03-28-2010, 04:19 PM   #4
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do you guys find the screen very dim during the day? i can barely read anything when its sunny, and thats with all brightness to the max.
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Oh wow Niqui, I didn't know you had the PSW.
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      03-28-2010, 09:54 PM   #6
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Oh wow Niqui, I didn't know you had the PSW.
haha
never got around to listing my little toys...
u gotta come to mtl some day this summer to put a face to the name man.
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      03-29-2010, 01:18 AM   #7
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never got around to listing my little toys...
u gotta come to mtl some day this summer to put a face to the name man.
he really is Burt Reynolds, it's no joke!!
Haha you really thought his avatar was just for humour?
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I love the flashing lights.. its great... like im in a club!!
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My PSW:
1. LED's pretty dim in sunny daytime. (common complain)
2. when I park my car outside for a while in very hot day, it doesn't work till PSW cools down. (common issue)
3. bottom line left side icons are keep flashing after 5-10 mins of driving. (I don't know this one is actually only my issue or some)
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      03-29-2010, 02:30 AM   #10
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My PSW:
1. LED's pretty dim in sunny daytime. (common complain)
2. when I park my car outside for a while in very hot day, it doesn't work till PSW cools down. (common issue)
3. bottom line left side icons are keep flashing after 5-10 mins of driving. (I don't know this one is actually only my issue or some)
Im not sure... I have only had it for 4 days so far and I live in London so not much hot weather here. I will let you know if I get any problems.
I know that mine isnt dim... I havent even got it on fulll brightness.
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he really is Burt Reynolds, it's no joke!!
Haha you really thought his avatar was just for humour?
Shhhhhh! You're not supposed to tell anyone, Borat!

Niqui, I agree we have to meet. It's been a few years since I've been back to Montreal. Is Buona Notte still in business? I always go there when I'm in Montreal. It's a hot place.
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Well, BMW has updated the design...

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The new PSW looks really nice. I want one!



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PSW works on all E9X now right ? least from the looks of it..
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New PSW looks great! Wish it came in leather though.
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i want the new one too. wish it were leather tho.
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i want the new one too. wish it were leather tho.
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I don't mind the Alcantara on the display and wheel bottom since I don't grab those places normally, but the sides can certainly be reupholstered with perforated leather for daily use to improve longevity
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I don't mind the Alcantara on the display and wheel bottom since I don't grab those places normally, but the sides can certainly be reupholstered with perforated leather for daily use to improve longevity
are there places that one could outsource a replacement of the sides with leather that would be high quality and not break the bank?
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I'm in love with the psw but the one which is not flat at the bottom but i want one with M stitching and not the white/grey stitching there is .... ne suggestions???
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are there places that one could outsource a replacement of the sides with leather that would be high quality and not break the bank?
CarNutz locally and EAS can also do that
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I'm in love with the psw but the one which is not flat at the bottom but i want one with M stitching and not the white/grey stitching there is .... ne suggestions???
Have the stitching redone by LeatherZ.com
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Am I the only one that thinks the new one is not that cool? I think the old one looked way more low key. The new plastic piece seems like too much to have on a steering wheel, while the old design was more integrated. Plus it doesn't even light up amber anymore, so it will stand out like crazy at night...The only thing I do like is the flat bottom...

Seems like everyone is raving about it because it's OEM and NEW!!!
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