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Old 14 Feb 2010, 01:59 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Paint or no?

Seeing as my car is going for paint and the removal of the vents on the wings I thought I would get a set of RGM grill vents I fitted them but don't know whether to leave them black or get them painted at the same time?
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Old 14 Feb 2010, 02:16 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Paint or no?

u got a pic of the vents u mean?
what are you aiming for look wise in the end,
Clean smooth look or little bits that you carry thru out the car(carbon/red/blue etc)
Or Euro look etc always helps if you have a final look in mind or one you want to avoid.

If you man the ones in the pic on your car then they are similar too ones on mine, they are in silver.
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Old 14 Feb 2010, 02:25 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Sorry fella didn't explain that well the Rgm parts are on either side of the front grill if you click on the pic you should be able to see what i mean
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I am having the front end resprayed and they are smoothing the holes where the reflectors used to be on the wings it has had them replaced with vents but I don't like the look
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as I have then ?
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Old 14 Feb 2010, 02:32 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Yes fella I do you think they look right left black or should I paint them? want smooth clean lines but can't work out if I like them black or whether they should be silver



I didn't see your pic till after I had written my last post
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what u doing with the grille itself?
If going silver then defo paint but if you leave it black id leave them black.
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If you keep the front grille black i would paint the side parts of the front grille silver.
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Leave black and fit some carbon covers, aggressive look.
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Old 14 Feb 2010, 03:41 PM   #10 (permalink)
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The grill is staying black I just want it to look right if I sell it which is looking more likely after begging the wife all day.
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