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      11-30-2009, 01:05 PM   #1
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Opinions on grills for 330d SE coupé

Hi guys,

What are your thoughts on the best colour of the kidney grill for a 330d se coupé in titanium silver with 189 alloys.?
I've been looking at: http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/07-09-BMW-E92-...item3ca71eeab0

and also: http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/New-BMW-E92-E9...item3ca72f5c1f

quite like the black chrome.

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      11-30-2009, 01:09 PM   #2
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Sorry Don but I wouldn't buy anything other that OEM BMW grilles for my car.
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Hmmm, I always think that a BMW without silver vertical slats is either not a 6 cylinder or a high[er] performance car! Keep with the silvery jobs out the factory!
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      11-30-2009, 02:02 PM   #6
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I like the look of a darker grille, looks meaner :-D

ed335d yes, sorry forgot to mention that.
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I like the look of a darker grille, looks meaner :-D

ed335d yes, sorry forgot to mention that.
Grills to match the shadowline look good IMO! Pretty sure there's at least one person on here with that combo...
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      12-01-2009, 05:46 PM   #8
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black chrome look smart, but you never know about fitment with rep parts
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but you never know about fitment with rep parts
As long as he's a reputable seller and recieves good feedback consistently there is no problem. Not THAT much difference in a rep grille and an OEM one from what I can fathom, except for the price!

I bought mine from that same guy, results:





I'd say go matte black. Black chrome looks too shiny IMO on silver car.
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Cheers for the advise Sikkbass, I'm gona follow it and I'll post pics up after I've altered my angel eyes too
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Cheers for the advise Sikkbass, I'm gona follow it and I'll post pics up after I've altered my angel eyes too
White LED marker upgrade?
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Aye, not a fan of the yellow ones on currently
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Aye, not a fan of the yellow ones on currently
Yeh if I have had angels that'd be my first mod. Makes it look so much cleaner and well, different...surprised a lot of peeps with angels here still have the yellows...
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