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      12-29-2012, 07:30 AM   #15
bradone1
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Originally Posted by Patsc23
Vey nice - love the key fob holder. Just as an fyi, that looks to be a TPMS valve, but Im not sure what type of climate you live in. I believe metal caps on TPMS valves in colder climates is no good.

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/sho...d.php?t=420856

I only stumbled upon this when I was trying to figure out why my after market wheels had regular stems with metal caps on the outside, and a TPMS valve with a plastic stem on the inner barrel. Turns out my TPMS valves required plastic caps only, so for aesthetic reasons they used two stems.
Those ///m tire valve caps are indeed plastic. I have them and they are a nice subtle edition. I like symbols here and there but not too big, these are just right

Look a little chinsey I your hand because they are plastic but look good when on the wheel
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