View Full Version : test your knowledge "trim"

07-04-2007, 02:26 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.

07-04-2007, 03:06 PM
the trim that goes along the middle of the doors and stuff? that stuff is tricky..

07-04-2007, 03:25 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.

07-05-2007, 11:23 PM
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)


07-06-2007, 12:48 AM
And then, buy 10 extra, because they make them extra easy to break, just to piss you off.