BMW 1 Series Coupe Forum / 1 Series Convertible Forum (1M / tii / 135i / 128i / Coupe / Cabrio / Hatchback) (BMW E82 E88 128i 130i 135i)
 





 

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      08-10-2008, 05:04 PM   #1
ulrichd
Colonel
 
ulrichd's Avatar
 
Drives: 128i M-Sport
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Houston, TX

Posts: 2,089
iTrader: (5)

Leather vs. leatherette in hot climate?

Is there any truth to the statement that BMW leather "breathes" thereby making it a little more comfortable in hot climates? I actually prefer leatherette because it looks better 5 years down the road and I could get an upholstery shop do a fabric insert for a third of the leather price.
ulrichd is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      08-10-2008, 05:28 PM   #2
imported_easyman
Private
 
Drives:
Join Date: Apr 2008

Posts: 60
iTrader: (0)

i dont have personal experience with the 1 series but in the 3ers I have been in that def holds true. The leatherette gets very uncomfortable when it gets hot out
__________________
[SIGPIC][/SIGPIC]
imported_easyman is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      08-10-2008, 05:49 PM   #3
imported_mega
Colonel
 
Drives: various bmw's
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: neverland

Posts: 2,014
iTrader: (0)

I have not really been able to tell the difference, my legs stick to both
imported_mega is offline   No_Country
0
Reply With Quote
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 01:19 PM.




1addicts
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