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      02-16-2012, 05:52 AM   #23
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I like the rs green
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      02-16-2012, 06:39 AM   #24
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Do the calipers the same color as the new M5
Thats what i am doing with my calipers next week when drop my car off as well as my manifold. Hopefully it will look good. if you need paint code i got it for new M5 blue paint.
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      02-16-2012, 01:11 PM   #25
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Thats what i am doing with my calipers next week when drop my car off as well as my manifold. Hopefully it will look good. if you need paint code i got it for new M5 blue paint.
Paint code please and thank you! I have to find an M5 pic to look at as a reference in the meantime!
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      02-16-2012, 01:45 PM   #27
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Paint code please and thank you! I have to find an M5 pic to look at as a reference in the meantime!
The code i got is B05 Monte Carlo Blue...A contact at M Division told me the code Confirmed by A friend who works at Bmw and a Member of the VAC team.
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      02-16-2012, 11:06 PM   #28
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This is the funniest Thread I've seen today.

Why would you care what someone else thinks?

It is not their car and they are not paying for them so buy whatever YOU like.

Problem solved.
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This is the funniest Thread I've seen today.

Why would you care what someone else thinks?

It is not their car and they are not paying for them so buy whatever YOU like.

Problem solved.
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...Before everyone says "choose for yourself" ect., there are a few factors I would like to take opinions on:

The reason I am getting a BBK is for the track and autocross, if I get a bright color will it get destroyed from that kind of usage?

...Any experience with cleaning / discoloring tracked calipers!?
If I didn't find out other people's advice on this I would have gotten Ferarri yellow, had it look amazing for 3 weeks, then hit Laguna Seca with race compound pads, baking in the discoloration and ruining the bright yellow. But seeing pictures of how discolored a tracked BBK can get, I think a darker color is in order.
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