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      02-26-2012, 09:36 AM   #1
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Which Grilles should I sell?

My car has Gloss Black Performance Grilles fitted. I'm thinking of trading the car in. I still have the Chrome Grille with Black slats which were on the car for something like a week.

Obviously it will make no difference to the trade in value so the question is

Which is worth more in a private sale the Chrome or the Black? Or even,

Which is more likely to sell?
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It shouldn't but the black grills are desirable especially on here as a part considering it's pretty expensive to source them direct from BMW themselves.
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It shouldn't but the black grills are desirable especially on here as a part considering it's pretty expensive to source them direct from BMW themselves.
That was my original thinking, but I also thought that as most folk will have kept the chrome ones then there may have been a larger market for people wanting to replace damaged originals.
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My car has Gloss Black Performance Grilles fitted. I'm thinking of trading the car in. I still have the Chrome Grille with Black slats which were on the car for something like a week.

Obviously it will make no difference to the trade in value so the question is

Which is worth more in a private sale the Chrome or the Black? Or even,

Which is more likely to sell?
If Gloss black performance grills are original bmw, then they worth more than standard one, and will go for 60-80 here.
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They are, Thanks for the info.
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      02-26-2012, 05:16 PM   #6
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They are, Thanks for the info.
Well I would consider taking the gloss black ones off your hands if you want to sell them provided they're in a1 condition.
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