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      12-28-2012, 10:28 AM   #1
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Just installed. What do you think? I was hoping for them to be red and match the interior, but orange is my favorite color so I'm on the fence.

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      12-28-2012, 10:36 AM   #2
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Nice...but verry flashy
I think ...you can see them in the dark...fluo-paint ???

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      12-28-2012, 11:11 AM   #3
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      12-28-2012, 11:25 AM   #4
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Does it come with interchangeable colored faces?
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      12-28-2012, 11:28 AM   #5
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Does it come with interchangeable colored faces?
Nope, Black is Powder Coat, Orange is Paint.
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      12-28-2012, 11:56 AM   #6
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Not for me. They look ok w AW, i guess?

Are they new? Looks like a loft of curb rash on the right rear, but might be a trick with the light/photo.
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      12-28-2012, 12:04 PM   #7
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Not for me. They look ok w AW, i guess?

Are they new? Looks like a loft of curb rash on the right rear, but might be a trick with the light/photo.
Car is Mineral White. The rash is just lighting from the flash.
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      12-28-2012, 12:08 PM   #8
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Please take them off
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      12-28-2012, 12:22 PM   #9
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Please take them off
Constructive criticism would be nice here. They are just metal, so obviously can be change to ANY color. I didn't pay just for the color. I like the concave wheel more than anything.
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      12-28-2012, 12:27 PM   #10
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not really a fan.
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Not a good combo if the interior is Fox Red.
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Digging the rears concave look but that orange is wild! I am slapping red on my wheels so I guess I'm a hypocrite.
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      12-30-2012, 02:04 AM   #14
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Would look great if you had more orange accents on your car, like side gills, mirror covers and a bbk
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I really like the orange pop of color but personally i think it would be something I would get tired of rather quickly
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the wheels are dope but not feeling the orange on AW. Would look better on a black car if anything. Red is probably a better alternative.
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Hmm, interesting choise. I am very conservertive when it comes to modding my car. I don't think I will choose those. But I am sure there will be others who appreciate the choise including owner. Enjoy.
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Please take them off
Constructive criticism would be nice here. They are just metal, so obviously can be change to ANY color. I didn't pay just for the color. I like the concave wheel more than anything.
Your right, I think if your going to keep the wheel than may I suggest gloss black lip with a satin black face.
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      01-04-2013, 01:59 PM   #19
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OK so i've decided I do NOT like the orange and want to stick to the original plan of them being red. I need some help deciding if I should color match to the fox red interior or would this color red work with it?

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all of them look stupid, get lights under the car while you're at it
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      01-04-2013, 04:25 PM   #21
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Your entitled to your own opinion. However sarcastic and biased as that may be. Thanks for the feedback.
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the red on the bbs wheels looks awesome...would look good.

personally think all red like on the bbs would look better than the black/red combo
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