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      05-04-2010, 11:43 PM   #1
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Powercoated My Stock 18's, any other mod ideas?

Tell me what you guys think, and have any suggestions for future mods to continue my "blackout" theme.
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Sorry its all out of order, but i just tried to upload em asap
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      05-04-2010, 11:46 PM   #2
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not seeing any pics
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      05-04-2010, 11:49 PM   #3
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pics arent there!!
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      05-04-2010, 11:55 PM   #4
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sorry guys one second! being fixed.
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I think it looks great.
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      05-05-2010, 12:46 AM   #6
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SEX! Amazing

But get some black or smoked side reflectors!
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      05-05-2010, 01:11 AM   #7
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SEX! Amazing

But get some black or smoked side reflectors!
i wanted to do this but i was worried about getting in trouble with cops, so yea i was wondering if cops really care about taking off reflectors?
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      05-05-2010, 01:14 AM   #8
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i wanted to do this but i was worried about getting in trouble with cops, so yea i was wondering if cops really care about taking off reflectors?
I have not read of one story yet of anyone getting into a problem..so I think you're good!

If you really wanna be safe - get smoked reflectors because they still retain their use! I know it's not "blacking it out" fully but it still retains function...
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      05-05-2010, 02:00 AM   #9
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Get blacked out reflectors and tinted side grills. I've never gotten any trouble for those. For the "blackout" theme... I would suggest smoking your tail lights and headlights.

Is that your X5 with an M badge?
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That X5 looks horrible
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a drop on the e92 would def make it more flush...

i dont kno but painting the stock 18s to black def makes that gap look bigger compared to them being the stock gunmetal look
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1. Black reflectors

2. Colormatched sidevents w/ smoked lens

3. Black rear ///M3 emblem (i.e the mfest emblem for different look)

4. Lose the BMW centercaps ASAP IMO. Or get a spare set and be creative or just paint them black. (doing this will also keep people wondering what kinda wheels you got )

5. Springs/Coils, why not?
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looks real good actually
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If you asked my opinion about color matching the 18" wheels I would have said no, but I have to admit that they look great!
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Looks good! Tinted reflectors and maybe tint or smoke the tail lights.


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Love the wheels, but who's X5 is that??? It's hands down the worst X5 I have ever seen
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never seen 18" powercoated before but they look hot. good job
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      05-05-2010, 10:34 AM   #19
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thanks for all the opinions guys, ill definitely get right on them! the other cars were the cars at the place where i got my rims powdercoated, haha i know the "MX5" is hilarious
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      05-05-2010, 05:48 PM   #20
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looks good... no money for new wheels , im going to do this too.....
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Oh shit that's SonicMS hahaha that's a good shop
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      05-05-2010, 08:55 PM   #22
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looks good... no money for new wheels , im going to do this too.....
Haha my thoughts exactly only cost me lie $500 at the end of the day.

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Oh shit that's SonicMS hahaha that's a good shop
Yup its SonicMS off el camino, its a cool place and some nice people
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