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      02-05-2009, 07:08 PM   #1
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clear sidemarkers question

i just recently bought clear sidemarkers and they are in the mail,, but i just realized something i dont want the orange light shining thru and i dont wanna change the bulb to white either can i just take the bulbs out or will i get error message??

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      02-05-2009, 08:41 PM   #2
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The orange sidemarkers in the bumper do not have any bulbs and dont act as turning signals. They are just reflectors, unless you are talking about the headlights. If its the headlights I have no answer for you.
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The orange sidemarkers in the bumper do not have any bulbs and dont act as turning signals. They are just reflectors, unless you are talking about the headlights. If its the headlights I have no answer for you.
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there are no bulbs behind the reflectors... are u talking bout the reflectors or the headlight turn signals?
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Where'd you get the clear corners? That needs to be the first mod to our new M3... those yellow things look really ugly on a white car!!
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      02-05-2009, 11:48 PM   #5
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Where'd you get the clear corners? That needs to be the first mod to our new M3... those yellow things look really ugly on a white car!!
I won't be one of those guys that just goes I'll help you out:

http://www.**********s.com/product.a...r_reflector_JS
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      02-06-2009, 01:26 PM   #6
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Clear or Smoked bumper reflectors on Sparkling Graphite??
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      02-06-2009, 02:24 PM   #7
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That all depends really. Are you going to do anything else black, like grills or gills? If so then go smoked because it will go well with the a black out theme.

If not then both will look good.

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order Sparkling Graphite painted reflectors. waaaaaay better looking!
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Yeah I know, sorry. Thought the OP got the answer they were looking for and the thread was finished. Since it was about sidemarkers I went for it.

My bad
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any pictures of a white car with smoked?!?!
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