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      10-30-2008, 09:00 PM   #1
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Matte Black Grills Installed!

I just installed the **********s matte black grills and i love them!
Theyre high quality matte black plastic with a little bit of a sheen to them. they absorb more light than the shadowline kidneys so they're more easily noticable too.
fitment was perfect and once i got the OEM chrome grills out (talk about a pain in the ass) the new ones snaped right into place with ease.
**********s was great and shipping was fast as shit, i got the grills within 4 days

Now for the pics!











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      10-31-2008, 12:20 AM   #2
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i just ordered me some but I am getting the outter frame of the grille painted AW. I wonder how it will look.
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      10-31-2008, 12:25 PM   #3
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i just ordered me some but I am getting the outter frame of the grille painted AW. I wonder how it will look.
I've seen it on a 335i before and its hot hot hot.. I kinda just used the black frame for my black 135i but kept the chrome to be a bit different hehe..
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      10-31-2008, 01:12 PM   #4
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Looks good! I like the painted outer on Alpine White, we did this for a few E92s and it came out well.
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      10-31-2008, 02:21 PM   #5
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nice to hear!
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      10-31-2008, 02:52 PM   #6
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Wow, grills look nice!
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      11-02-2008, 09:24 AM   #7
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gotta get some of these!!
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      11-02-2008, 11:35 AM   #8
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i just ordered me some but I am getting the outter frame of the grille painted AW. I wonder how it will look.
Similar to something like this....

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      11-02-2008, 11:46 AM   #9
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^ more pics of that car!
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      11-02-2008, 11:55 AM   #10
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Will do in a bit... I probably start a new thread. Don't want to thread jack... =)
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      11-02-2008, 01:14 PM   #11
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looks great....
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      11-02-2008, 02:26 PM   #12
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Will do in a bit... I probably start a new thread. Don't want to thread jack... =)
do it!!! haha

thats how i wanted mine but i didnt want to be the ginnie pig lol
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      11-02-2008, 03:56 PM   #13
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Here's a close up



and here is one that I posted in another thread already...

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      11-02-2008, 08:05 PM   #14
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That looks HOT!!!
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Here's a close up



and here is one that I posted in another thread already...

That actually looks really good on AW, nice work!
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      11-02-2008, 10:16 PM   #16
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those grills look really good...I don't think I would swap mine for em...but a very tasteful option none the less.
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      11-20-2008, 10:10 PM   #17
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nice pics
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