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      11-06-2019, 11:44 AM   #89
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Rain, rain and more rain courtesy of the UK, when will I ever drive the new Z with the top down?
Hi there, hows the new Z4 holding up with the fun UK weather here. Great spec there Black on Red, nice!
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Got the Z4 back from XPEL today - after they did XPEL Stealth on the whole car, except the black bits. The black bits were wrapped in regular XPEL. After the wrap was done, they ceramic coated everything, including the wheels. I am very happy with the results.

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I don't think the flag pole on the roof was such a great idea tbh
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      11-06-2019, 04:45 PM   #91
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I don't think the flag pole on the roof was such a great idea tbh
Better there than out of my wife's head. Guess you like laughing at your own jokes

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A little over 2,000 miles now, just as many smiles.
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A little over 2,000 miles now, just as many smiles.
Looks great!!
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Guess you like laughing at your own jokes
No-one else will

Like the wrap btw
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No-one else will

Like the wrap btw
That's not a wrap - it is BMW Frozen Grey metallic.
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That's not a wrap - it is BMW Frozen Grey metallic.
OK. Slightly puzzled, I thought you'd just had the car wrapped? Never mind, it looks great anyway.

I nearly went for Frozen Orange but having had two light scratches polished out already I think SF Red was the right choice. Apparently the matt finishes are not as easy to maintain.
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OK. Slightly puzzled, I thought you'd just had the car wrapped? Never mind, it looks great anyway.

I nearly went for Frozen Orange but having had two light scratches polished out already I think SF Red was the right choice. Apparently the matt finishes are not as easy to maintain.
I would have loved to have the Frozen Orange (to go with my Sakhir Orange M4), but no longer available. The car is wrapped, but with clear XPEL to protect the paint.
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I would have loved to have the Frozen Orange (to go with my Sakhir Orange M4), but no longer available. The car is wrapped, but with clear XPEL to protect the paint.
Ah, gotcha. As I said, looks great and I hope it keeps it that way.

Mine is already collecting an array of minor chips and scrapes due to the atrocious state of UK roads and the inability of some people to walk past a car without making contact
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Ah, gotcha. As I said, looks great and I hope it keeps it that way.

Mine is already collecting an array of minor chips and scrapes due to the atrocious state of UK roads and the inability of some people to walk past a car without making contact
That is sad to hear. I really like the San Francisco red and that would have been my choice if I could not have gotten what I did. Both are great!!
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[QUOTE=SakhirM4;25413546]Got the Z4 back from XPEL today - after they did XPEL Stealth on the whole car, except the black bits. The black bits were wrapped in regular XPEL. After the wrap was done, they ceramic coated everything, including the wheels. I am very happy with the results.

The Xpel looks like it worked great! hoping my mr Beasleys does the job but know it wont protect anything like that especially w stones. looks awesome!
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Beautiful! just like mine but you have the black wheels. Enjoy! Hoping to finally hit the break-in mileage level today. Driving up to taste some Pinots in Anderson Valley in Mendocino...
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Beautiful! just like mine but you have the black wheels. Enjoy! Hoping to finally hit the break-in mileage level today. Driving up to taste some Pinots in Anderson Valley in Mendocino...
Let us know how that trip goes! Would like to repeat it myself when my car arrives, so wine suggestions welcome
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It seemed pointless to have anything but a Z anymore...
2019 Z4, sapphire black, red interior
1999 Z3, royal blue, grey interior

Rain, rain and more rain courtesy of the UK, when will I ever drive the new Z with the top down?
Hi there, hows the new Z4 holding up with the fun UK weather here. Great spec there Black on Red, nice!
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2019 Z4, sapphire black, red interior
1999 Z3, royal blue, grey interior

Rain, rain and more rain courtesy of the UK, when will I ever drive the new Z with the top down?
Hi there, hows the new Z4 holding up with the fun UK weather here. Great spec there Black on Red, nice!
The Z4 is fine, no leaks, I wish I could say the same about the Z3 but at the moment it won't fit in the garage. I've never had a black car before, and I am not used to hand washing the car so frequently!
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