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OEM BMW Windshield Sunshades

OEM BMW Windshield Sunshades

OEM BMW Windshield Sunshades: Summer is quickly approaching and that means hot temperatures. If you live in the south extreme UV (ultraviolet rays) can ruin not only the clear coat on your car but also your vehicle’s interior. Investing is a quality windshield sunshade will pay for itself over time by protecting your interior. Many

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BMW E46 M3 CSL interior

What exactly is Alcantara?

  What exactly is Alcantara anyway? Alcantara is a synthetic, man-made, microfiber fabric similar in look and feel of suede. It was first invented in 1970 by Dr. Miyoshi Okamoto in Japan. Is Alcantara a generic term for microfiber fabric? No, Alcantara is a trademarked name. It is a form of Ultrasuede or microfiber fabric which

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