F30POST
F30POST
2012-2015 BMW 3-Series and 4-Series Forum
BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
BMW 3-Series and 4-Series Forum (F30 / F32) | F30POST > 2012-2019 BMW 3 and 4-Series Forums > General F30 Sedan / F32 Coupe / F36 Gran Coupe Forum > Key colours
GTB Performance
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      11-26-2012, 08:43 AM   #1
MarkW83
Lieutenant
United Kingdom
19

 
Drives: F30 330d M Sport
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: UK


Posts: 472
iTrader: (0)

Key colours

My F30 M Sport will arrive next month, and will have the blue key. It will have coral red leather, and also the Matt coral red line on the dash (fitted by dealer), so I'd prefer to have red keys to match this - does anyone know if it's possible to just swap the actual blue/red key inserts over?
__________________
F30 330d M Sport Mineral Grey / Coral Red
Pro Nav/Visibility Pack/Comfort Pack/Harman Kardon/Head-Up Display/Electric Seats/Comfort Access/Adaptive Suspension...

Last edited by MarkW83; 11-30-2012 at 02:22 AM.
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2012, 02:21 AM   #2
akamomo
Enlisted Member
2

 
akamomo's Avatar
 
Drives: 335i
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Los Angeles, CA


Posts: 38
iTrader: (0)

Anybody work out swapping key inserts? The rigidness for this is a bit annoying. In the same vein one can order a black sport line, grey seats (with black stitching), have chrome accents on wood - yet still have a red key and red stitching on the wheel...
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2012, 02:28 AM   #3
pkimM3r
Banned
135

 
pkimM3r's Avatar
 
Drives: m3 saloon in granny mode.
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: lost angeles


Posts: 7,321
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by akamomo
Anybody work out swapping key inserts? The rigidness for this is a bit annoying. In the same vein one can order a black sport line, grey seats (with black stitching), have chrome accents on wood - yet still have a red key and red stitching on the wheel...
Just go to a cell phone kiosk and have them vinyl wrap the blue part. Done.
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2012, 03:32 AM   #4
Runnin and Gunnin
Enlisted Member
1

 
Drives: 2013 BMW 328i X Drive M-Sport
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Colorado


Posts: 42
iTrader: (0)

Do you have comfort access (I'm assuming you do) ... If so, key stays in pocket - who cares. If not...its a key, who cares
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2012, 05:13 AM   #5
Sprocket
Private
4

 
Drives: BMW F31 328i
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Sweden


Posts: 63
iTrader: (0)

You do want to have the blue key if you have a pal with another color. It enables you to place it in front of him / her on the table and go neener neener.
__________________
Melbourne Red F31 328 M sport
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2012, 05:18 AM   #6
Ron Scott
Captain
71

 
Drives: 2013 335 M Sport
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Long Island


Posts: 631
iTrader: (0)

You should have bought the Caddy.
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2012, 02:48 PM   #7
Thrillbilly
Rear Admiral
Belgium
8

 
Thrillbilly's Avatar
 
Drives: Bavarian Milk Wagon
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Lago


Posts: 282
iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2013 335ix  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ron Scott View Post
You should have bought the Caddy.
^^ATS FTW! Wait a tick..no MT w/ 3.5...nevermind...
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2012, 08:46 PM   #8
TheObviousChild
First Lieutenant
United_States
20

 
TheObviousChild's Avatar
 
Drives: 2013 335xi - M-Sport
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Broomfield, CO


Posts: 363
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Runnin and Gunnin View Post
Do you have comfort access (I'm assuming you do) ... If so, key stays in pocket - who cares. If not...its a key, who cares

I like this guy. And not just because he's a fellow Coloradan. He makes sense. It's a key.
__________________
2013 BMW 335xi EBII over Coral Red / ///M sport / Premium / Cold Weather / 6MT / Nav / Dynamic Handling / HK audio
Previous: 2010 328i / MT
Previous: 2007 328i / AT (boo)
Previous: 2004 325i / MT
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2012, 09:11 PM   #9
MarkW83
Lieutenant
United Kingdom
19

 
Drives: F30 330d M Sport
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: UK


Posts: 472
iTrader: (0)

I'd personally prefer to have a red insert, that's all; having looked into it, it looks like it's not possible, so no biggie.
__________________
F30 330d M Sport Mineral Grey / Coral Red
Pro Nav/Visibility Pack/Comfort Pack/Harman Kardon/Head-Up Display/Electric Seats/Comfort Access/Adaptive Suspension...
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:23 AM.




f30post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST