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new2bmw
07-04-2007, 03:26 PM
need help here guys! my car had no trim when i got it, i now have the trim but no clips, was wondering if anyone knew how many and of what type i will need to put all trim on around the middle of the car and also to put on all the chrome/aluminum trim around the windows. the car is a 2 door 1984 bmw 318i. and yes i looked on realoem and couldnt figure out how many of each type lol.

86coupe30
07-04-2007, 04:06 PM
the trim that goes along the middle of the doors and stuff? that stuff is tricky..

new2bmw
07-04-2007, 04:25 PM
yes, the fender door and rear quarter trim around the middle and the trim around the windows i need to know what type of clips as i know there are different ones and how many of each i need.

talltorontoguy
07-06-2007, 12:23 AM
Count the holes in your car where the moldings go.

For each molding you need an anchor on one end, and then a bunch holding the rest in. (at least that's how it works on E34)

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everlast
07-06-2007, 01:48 AM
And then, buy 10 extra, because they make them extra easy to break, just to piss you off.