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      04-25-2011, 11:06 PM   #23
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And some better ones of the new front end:






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      04-25-2011, 11:41 PM   #24
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I am thinking of getting rid of my matte black ones and getting gloss black. The Matte ones look good from far, but up close it makes the car look cheaper IMO.
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      04-26-2011, 09:54 AM   #25
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By any chance does anyone have a picture of the edition grill set on an m3 preferably mr
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      04-26-2011, 10:28 AM   #26
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I'll subscribe to this and give you some pics of mine when I can get a chance. My car is AW, but I have the black chrome kidney grills and side markers.

Not sure what was meant in an earlier post by "the edition looks just like chrome but dirty." That doesn't make any sense... It is hard to describe, but it has the shimmer and metallic reflection of chrome but it's black. I think it looks better than gloss black, which doesn't have a metallic reflection. If you understand my weird logic then good on you, haha...
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      04-26-2011, 02:28 PM   #27
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I'll subscribe to this and give you some pics of mine when I can get a chance. My car is AW, but I have the black chrome kidney grills and side markers.

Not sure what was meant in an earlier post by "the edition looks just like chrome but dirty." That doesn't make any sense... It is hard to describe, but it has the shimmer and metallic reflection of chrome but it's black. I think it looks better than gloss black, which doesn't have a metallic reflection. If you understand my weird logic then good on you, haha...
Haha I kinda see what ur trying to say...but hard to imagine it I guess I'll see with the pict
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      04-26-2011, 04:00 PM   #28
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Edition grills/gills look good on any colour M3, but may depend what other aesthetics bits you may be putting on etc
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Edition grills/gills look good on any colour M3, but may depend what other aesthetics bits you may be putting on etc
its not the question of whether it would look good...but better than the gloss black
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      04-26-2011, 08:39 PM   #30
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By any chance does anyone have a picture of the edition grill set on an m3 preferably mr
Will have some next week, I currently only have the sides in and am doing a euro bumper conversion so I just left the stock chrome in until they are putting it back together...
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      04-26-2011, 08:49 PM   #31
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oem performance grilles are the only way to go
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      04-27-2011, 02:35 PM   #32
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well...my friend just gave me his gloss black set for free...so i guess ill be going for those haha maybe later on in the future i may upgrade and sell them but for now ill stick with the gloss blacks (: if anyone can post pictures of the oem edition on their car that would be grately appreciated though
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      04-28-2011, 12:26 PM   #33
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Nasty weather here in VA has me stuck and I haven't been able to take some good shots focusing on the grills. Tomorrow I should be able to do it though once these storms/tornadoes pass :\
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      04-28-2011, 09:20 PM   #34
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I'd go with gloss to match the rest of the trim on the car.

Oh snap! That gloss black does look good.

Hmm...
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Personally I have matte black grilles on my car and I like them alot, especially on red color it looks really aggressive.
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At first I was partial to black chrome edition and even painted at one point.

After seeing this post I cannot decide between black chrome v. IND carbon ....not a fan of matte black or gloss.
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