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      05-25-2010, 08:39 PM   #1
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Need to know what you guys think about my new painted taillights???

Hi everybody,

Just had my taillights painted yesterday.
I kinda like them hovewer really cant say %100 liked them because i was expecting a lighter color than what i had..

Wondering what you guys think...

According to your feedbacks, i will make a decision, either sell or trade..

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      05-25-2010, 08:52 PM   #2
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forget this, throw on the LCI tail lights! those would look so much more impressive.
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      05-25-2010, 08:56 PM   #3
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forget this, throw on the LCI tail lights! those would look so much more impressive.
Agreed. Change them out.

I remember seeing those dark headlights on lowered pickup trucks in the early 90's.
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      05-25-2010, 08:56 PM   #4
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doesn't look so bad. I don't like tinted tails but this look pretty cool
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      05-25-2010, 09:01 PM   #5
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i never liked tinted tails
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      05-25-2010, 09:02 PM   #6
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i never liked tinted tails
these are not tinted though, they are painted..
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      05-25-2010, 09:05 PM   #7
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      05-25-2010, 09:15 PM   #8
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Doesnt really match the M3 culture, IMO.
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      05-25-2010, 09:18 PM   #9
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Doesnt really match the M3 culture, IMO.
i had the grills and side vents blacked out.. also the wheels will be powdercoated next week.. reflectors are painted too...

actually the whole idea is to make everything black on the car...
otherwise wouldnt paint the taillights alone..
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      05-25-2010, 09:32 PM   #10
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You're a "frozen black" kind of guy. Keep doing what you're doing...I'm sure it looks great.
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      05-25-2010, 10:21 PM   #11
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You're a "frozen black" kind of guy. Keep doing what you're doing...I'm sure it looks great.
that's %100 true
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      05-25-2010, 10:42 PM   #12
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barely see the lights if you blink your eyes a couple of times... too dark.
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I like them, but I'm pro tail tint.
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You're a "frozen black" kind of guy. Keep doing what you're doing...I'm sure it looks great.
Well, if it actually were "frozen" black car instead of gloss then the lights would look ok. I say put the LCI lights on. Or paint the car a "frozen" or matte black. Maybe a vinyl wrap would do?


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Well, if it actually were "frozen" black car instead of gloss then the lights would look ok. I say put the LCI lights on. Or paint the car a "frozen" or matte black. Maybe a vinyl wrap would do?


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just will be blacked out... all parts are will be gloss including side vents and front grills..
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leave painting taillights to JDM. a very slight tint to give it the blackline look is one thing, but fullblown tint or painting is ruining the car. my opinion
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looks good but i like the lci too
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looks pretty good. leave em.
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looks good but i like the lci too
i like the led ones too but dont think painting them would look nice..
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      05-26-2010, 10:55 PM   #21
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as far as i understand from your feedbacks, i need to make a decision once have every parts blacked out...

another 10 days for my wheels to be powdercoated... will see..

THANKS FOR ALL UR FEEDBACKS...
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BAD ASS!! Nice one!!! it looks amazing!
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