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      03-22-2011, 11:40 AM   #1
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Matte Black or Gloss Black Grills/gills/badge

What looks better?

I have Interlagos Blue E93 M3 with Black int. Going to do the whole black/blue theme and not sure if Matte or gloss would look better.

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      03-22-2011, 11:56 AM   #2
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Either one works...personal preference really.

I have a set of Matte Black grills, gills and badge for sale. Local in NY!
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      03-22-2011, 11:58 AM   #3
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both looks bad ass... i personally also have the matte black and will be replacing it with floss after i get bored.
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      03-22-2011, 12:03 PM   #4
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I have gloss and love it but that's personal preference.
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      03-22-2011, 12:05 PM   #5
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I like gloss on interlagos, it will match the rest of the gloss trim on the car as well.




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      03-22-2011, 12:36 PM   #6
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Gloss. I originally purchase matte and returned it because it seemed cheap. The gloss fits in better with the other parts of the car and just looks higher quality.
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      03-22-2011, 12:54 PM   #7
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Awesome! Thanks so much for the feedback guys!
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      03-22-2011, 01:01 PM   #8
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i like the black chrome OEM BMW... too expensive for me though

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      03-22-2011, 01:04 PM   #9
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Gloss. FTW
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      03-22-2011, 01:06 PM   #10
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I think they have the BMW Performance Gloss Black Grills at my local dealer for $122. Seems like its comparable to others.
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      03-22-2011, 01:21 PM   #11
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What color are your wheels?
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      03-22-2011, 01:50 PM   #12
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Stock right now. Hoping to pick up some wheels as it gets closer to summer.
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I would think about that first as it should all tie in together. If youre going to do a matte black wheel, you may want matte black accents etc.....
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Here's black chrome on mine to help you decide...

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we sell lots of the OEM gloss set ups but i personally like the Matte finish. Its like above guys stated all personal preference you can't go wrong either way. def look in the for sale threads lots of great deals posted usually
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I had the same dilema. I chose Gloss.
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I just removed my matte black grills and side gills. They were starting to fade and look cheap. I went to Tischer and got the OEM Edition Black Chrome set. Could not be happier! I also added the OEM Carbon Splitters and the Oem Carbon Fiber Spoiler at the same time. What a difference. The car looks nasty. A Jet Black ZCP coupe. A little bit of Dinan, Borla and Active. Car is awesome.
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I just removed my matte black grills and side gills. They were starting to fade and look cheap. I went to Tischer and got the OEM Edition Black Chrome set. Could not be happier! I also added the OEM Carbon Splitters and the Oem Carbon Fiber Spoiler at the same time. What a difference. The car looks nasty. A Jet Black ZCP coupe. A little bit of Dinan, Borla and Active. Car is awesome.
Post some pics!! Car definitely sounds awesome!!!
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