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      05-15-2011, 11:30 PM   #1

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Need opinions on the mods?!?!

Hey guys,

Last week I ordered an alpine white / fox red e92 m3 with competition package and I am going to put some aftermarket parts once i get the car. Here is the mods i am looking to purchase:

Arkym front lip
Arkym diffuser
Paint the ZCP rims to glossy black
Paint match reflector

Should i get paint match front kidney grill and side gills OR glossy black front kidney grill and side gills? I can't decide which color will look better.

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      05-15-2011, 11:40 PM   #2

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I'd get them in black, contrast between black and white on the car looks nice. There's probably a few cars with similar mods and color combo in the forum. AW/FR is probably the most popular combination here so search for some pics and see what you like
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      05-16-2011, 05:10 AM   #3
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I have the M3 Edition grills/gills but the more I see it I'm starting to really like matching colour.

359Ms in anthracite would be my choice otherwise satin black!
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      05-16-2011, 12:49 PM   #4

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Most Alpine white m3 has black front kidney grill, and rarely see any with color matched grill. I want to risk it and get the color match front grill but i am afraid it will look weird.

Any one got pics of alpine white with color match kidney grill?
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      05-16-2011, 01:09 PM   #5
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I'd do the wheels satin black over gloss. But I'm not a fan of glossy wheels to begin with.
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      05-17-2011, 03:48 AM   #6
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I reckon you should consider a replacement front bumber with integrated lip instead of the Arkym + painted reflectors. I just think it would look better.
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