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      01-31-2012, 10:41 PM   #45
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bronze or silver
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      01-31-2012, 10:45 PM   #46
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      02-01-2012, 11:57 AM   #47
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i bought a PB e92 and it came with red calipers...
i love it.
just a subtle hint of aggression
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      02-01-2012, 12:59 PM   #48
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      02-01-2012, 02:08 PM   #49
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Hey, since you are spending some $$$$ on a brake upgrade, get them red if you want them to pop. Black would be my second choice. Silver is to plain, IMO. Here's a pic of my Charger with factory red Brembo calipers with different wheels. You can see how the red calipers bring attention to them and the wheels. I thought of painting them yellow but the finish wouldn't be as good unless they were powder coated. IMO, the red calipers will look great with your rims.
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      02-02-2012, 02:34 PM   #50
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Solid rust, add door dings,paint hood and one door primer,Sleeper fewer tickets
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      02-03-2012, 09:55 PM   #51
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Honestly...I agree with another poster...red looks a little tacky on my car...a little ricyy...I think I will go with Black or Silver...

Thanks for all the feedback !
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      02-04-2012, 07:45 AM   #52
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BMW blue with white "BMW" letters - all day long.

Don't do yellow, gold or lambo green. With yellow or gold, you'll be sorry after one drive due to the brake dust. And, it's not a lambo so forget the green. British racing green could be a unique choice...

Rotors- has others have said, slotted and/or cast holes. Avoid drilled rotors, especially if you intend to venture onto the track. Also keep in mind, the slotted rotors will eat your pads more quickly...

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