Originally Posted by N1tr0gen
Man that was an unpleasant sound!!! Good tip on painters tape around the gill as I rebounded back and scratched the tape in few places, but paint remained untouched. All replaced and looking good! I found it sort of hard to get the inner black piece separated from the originall gill btw. I had to carve away some of the locking bump with my knife in order to get it free without damaging it.
I bought original Gills, BMW Performance Black Chrome so I didn't have to rove any of that.
What I like about the OEM black chrome is that matches our windows black chrome accents. So it matches perfectly.