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      09-23-2012, 09:36 PM   #1
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frozen black

this is not E9X related but i thought it would be nice to share this with you guys...this car is beautiful and i love the color,this might be the first frozen black M5 in Vancouver
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I very seriously considered having my car painted frozen black. But Jet Black is hard enough to maintain as it is....couldn't imagine trying to keep Frozen Black clean.

Still, that has got to be one of my favorite car colors ever. Car looks sick.

And, of course, it's parked in 2 spots like a typical BMW douchebag lol
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I very seriously considered having my car painted frozen black. But Jet Black is hard enough to maintain as it is....couldn't imagine trying to keep Frozen Black clean.

Still, that has got to be one of my favorite car colors ever. Car looks sick.

And, of course, it's parked in 2 spots like a typical BMW douchebag lol
you should do it, i have a few friends who bought the frozen grey M3s and they said that it just takes water and occasionally some soap applied to individual areas.
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F10 M5's are fucking badass.

that said, what makes this car a "frozen black" color as opposed to any other car wrapped in matte black vinyl? or is this some new internet thing where anything matte is called "frozen"?
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Sweet! Occupying 2 parking spaces is a MUST in this case.
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If he isn't paying for those two stalls he is going to be frozen keyed. Sick car.
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If he isn't paying for those two stalls he is going to be frozen keyed. Sick car.
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Seriously is a pia to clean though lol. Maybe having two spaces is mandatory.
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Looks like primer, sorry.
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Im not down with this frozen matte shit. Its the new time attack wheels.
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i dont like BMWs frozen back, its still to glossy, there frozen gray on the other hand
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i dont like BMWs frozen back, its still to glossy, there frozen gray on the other hand
I don't know...I like frozen black for just that reason. It's more of a satin black than a true matte, which I think is interesting.

And for those saying it looks like primer, that may be true, but I have seen my entire car primered and the primered parts from BMW are true matte black and look awful (like a bad plasti-dip job lol) -- trust me, this looks 1000% better

The main reason I didn't have my car painted frozen black is that I worry that it's a trend (like someone said above) and I would eventually regret it. The Satin Guard wraps look almost identical to frozen paint (it's a matte clear/translucent wrap, so your car's color and original paint show through the wrap). That's probably what I'll do eventually, unless i change my mind......
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flat black is a fad thats dying out fast, matte white is the new thing. im hopping on that train in a few weeks
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matte colors are hard to upkeep especially matte grey like the one I have, and no its not really out of style since still till this day after having the wrap for over an year and a half I do not see many cars in LA that fully vinyl'ed let alone have matte paint jobs and I sit on the 405 traffic every day back and forth for over 5 years now(busiest freeway in LA)
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I like this color actually. I would have to agree it would look a bit better in gray or something that's not black. However, 'frozen black' looks much better than the regular matte black. A bit more satin than matte.
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I very seriously considered having my car painted frozen black. But Jet Black is hard enough to maintain as it is....couldn't imagine trying to keep Frozen Black clean.

Still, that has got to be one of my favorite car colors ever. Car looks sick.

And, of course, it's parked in 2 spots like a typical BMW douchebag lol
yes,black colors are hard to keep clean
he owns both spots so he can do whatever he wants,i do that too
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Frozen colors are SUCH a pain in the ass, haha.
but its niiiiicee
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F10 M5's are fucking badass.

that said, what makes this car a "frozen black" color as opposed to any other car wrapped in matte black vinyl? or is this some new internet thing where anything matte is called "frozen"?
that is what bmw uses instead of saying "matte"
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Sweet! Occupying 2 parking spaces is a MUST in this case.
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If he isn't paying for those two stalls he is going to be frozen keyed. Sick car.

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Looks like primer, sorry.
you'll think different if u see this beast in person
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Im not down with this frozen matte shit. Its the new time attack wheels.
hmm..yea that might be true..but for now looks great
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i dont like BMWs frozen back, its still to glossy, there frozen gray on the other hand
yes! i love frozen gray...now that i think about it..it would look amazing on F10 M5
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haha color doesnt look that great.
photos aint doing the justice
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flat black is a fad thats dying out fast, matte white is the new thing. im hopping on that train in a few weeks

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matte colors are hard to upkeep especially matte grey like the one I have, and no its not really out of style since still till this day after having the wrap for over an year and a half I do not see many cars in LA that fully vinyl'ed let alone have matte paint jobs and I sit on the 405 traffic every day back and forth for over 5 years now(busiest freeway in LA)
yes,long time till it goes out of style,alot of people probably dont even know about this color option unless they see it in the showroom
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I like this color actually. I would have to agree it would look a bit better in gray or something that's not black. However, 'frozen black' looks much better than the regular matte black. A bit more satin than matte.
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