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      02-08-2012, 11:50 PM   #1
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Need Hood Vent Mesh (Insides)

Hey guys, local car wash place ruined my hood vent innards with their wax and now its all white inside the vent..its a pain to clean it so I would rather just buy a replacement. IND, jlevisw, nobody sells the insides. Where can I find them?

Just to clear it up Im not talking about this


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      02-09-2012, 01:12 AM   #2
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Is the only way to buy it from the dealer?
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      02-09-2012, 03:41 AM   #3
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they cost about 10-15 bucks at your dealer... so where's the problem???

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they cost about 10-15 bucks at your dealer... so where's the problem???

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I didnt know the price..thanks.
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If they're just clogged up with wax a little nylon brush and some type of cleaner fluid will clean them right up.....
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btw, i checked, it costs 60 dollars each at Pacific BMW
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We sell them for 17.89 each. bmwpartspros.com just plug in the part number.
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Why would you take it to a car wash?..you must not care about your paint and trim too much
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did you try letting them soak overnight in warm water mixed with dishwashing soap?
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We sell them for 17.89 each. bmwpartspros.com just plug in the part number.
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Why would you take it to a car wash?..you must not care about your paint and trim too much
I had it detailed..I thought they would do a better job :/

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did you try letting them soak overnight in warm water mixed with dishwashing soap?
I tried everything. Not that exactly but similar things
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I had it detailed..I thought they would do a better job :/
When I had my car detailed they double mask taped my hood vents and trim. I would have a conversation with them.. thats unacceptable.
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