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Old Nov 30th, 2012, 10:24 PM
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Hi

Just bought a R56 JCW exterior was just what I wanted but interior was not as I would spec it.

Main thing to start with is all the switch panels are silver/ grey and I would love to replace them all with black.

So question is are all the centre switches, cd slots, etc replaceable by someone with basic skills

And where could I pick them up from tried googling etc nothing, eBay 1 set of switches fir a r53.

Am I looking at a breakers only.

Thanks.
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Old Dec 1st, 2012, 06:32 AM
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Switch sets are available but not sure about the CD slot, that may be prohibitively expensive as I guess it's a full unit.
Have you contacted Chris @ LloydMINI? I think they are still a sponsor on here. If he can't get them for you then nobody can, so it's breakers next.
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Old Dec 2nd, 2012, 01:40 PM
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The latest JCW such as mine has all the switch, cd slots etc in black and does look better, in my opinion, than the silver, as it was a bright rather plastiky type silver.
So you can get the parts and they should fit, but I bet it wont be too cheap a job to do.
Get them new from BMW or bmmini parts, OEM mini parts etc.

I suppose you could remove what you have and get them painted black or spray them yourself as a cheaper alternative??
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