• E36 Under-body Trim Panel

    E36 Under-body Trim Panel

    Underneath the E36 (all models except ti compacts) there are two black plastic trim pieces found just behind the rear jack pads, in front of the rear wheels.  These trim panels fill an oddly shaped gap between the plastic fuel tank and the rocker panel / cabin floor.  They also […]

  • E36 Door Handle Trim Replacement

    E36 Door Handle Trim Replacement

    My ’98 M3 Sedan is in pretty clean shape, but there’s no getting around the ravages of 17 years on the rubber and plastic parts.  One of the most common parts to show signs of aging and dry rot are the black rubber gaskets surrounding the door handles. Thankfully BMW […]

  • Cleaning up the M Coupe

    Cleaning up the M Coupe

    The Coupe was in desperate need of a bath following the last track day.  Track days mean getting black marks from the tons of tire rubber littering the track and filthy wheels from brake dust.  I also smashed a whole swarm of grasshoppers during the drive to and from the […]


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