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View Poll Results: What type of trim would look best on Space Gray
Matte black 6 42.86%
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      02-22-2011, 02:48 AM   #1
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Shadowline trim on Space Gray: matte or gloss?

I'm leaning towards matte since most of the other black trim is matte, but what do you all think?

Other exterior mods include carbon fiber grilles, hood vents, and mirror caps.
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i prefer gloss, but since youre already going matte with the other trim pieces you might as well go matte
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go matte or gloss, i prefer gloss but please please dont go chrome... dont know why you even put the option up...
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which ever you end up going with, IMO you should match it all the way thru...gills, grills, vents, splitters and diffusers...etc...
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i prefer gloss, but since youre already going matte with the other trim pieces you might as well go matte
The CF parts are glossy, but parts of the stock BMW trim are matte.

This is a tough decision...
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