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Installing JCW wheel??

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is it possible for a non bmw garage to install the JCW wheel, i have to wait til thursday week for my garage to fit it and i'm impatient!!!

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Regardless of whether it was, I personally wouldn't let anyone else do it. They have to swap the airbag over, and that's something I wouldn't entrust to many people.
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It probably won't be covered by warranty unless dealer installed.
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You can fit it yourself,
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Go for it yourself - seeing as you are now a mini technition
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Go for it yourself - seeing as you are now a mini technition


me a mini technition...i dont think so! I barely got the JCW handbrake on properly

Theres only one Mini technition!!

I think i'll take Mo's advise and leave it to the dealers
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Its really simple, just make sure the electrics are disconnected while you do it

If when you reconnect the battery the airbag light comes on, then you are in trouble , but it wont

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