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      02-25-2007, 08:50 AM   #1
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Does this headlight cover offer protection or is it a cheap mod only?

Was thinking of the blue one for a Le mansblue

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Headl...ayphotohosting
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In the US we would call that rice, however I'm not sure if you have an equivelant in Sweden.
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Very tacky.
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In the US we would call that rice, however I'm not sure if you have an equivelant in Sweden.
British translation: Barry Boy

French: Jacky

Swedish: but I'm sure you have an equivalent

Kind of expected on a 15-year-old 318i, but not on an e90 please
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my friend called the aero kit "rice" when i showed it to him the other day. where does one draw the line? hehe
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LOL nice answers hehe i think i will avoid this "mod" hehe
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if you want protection for your headlight get some XPEL. its sold by one of the vendors here, NAMOTORSPORTS
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In the US we would call that rice, however I'm not sure if you have an equivelant in Sweden.
There is a Swedish equivalent:

"Hey Sven, those headlight covers look really ABBA."
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There is a Swedish equivalent:

"Hey Sven, those headlight covers look really ABBA."
LMAO!
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