E90Post
 


GTB Performance
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > BMW E90/E92/E93 3-series General Forums > General E90 Sedan / E91 Wagon / E92 Coupe / E93 Cabrio > Poll: Paint brakes and mirrors Red?



View Poll Results: Should I paint my brakes and wrap my mirrors red?
Yes! 17 25.37%
No! 50 74.63%
Voters: 67. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      11-27-2011, 08:35 PM   #1
335 oClock
MOE
 
335 oClock's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 e92 335i 6MT
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Los Angeles

Posts: 2,530
iTrader: (13)

Send a message via AIM to 335 oClock
Poll: Paint brakes and mirrors Red?

I've been debating getting my brakes painted and mirrors painted/wrapped in red.... I want to know what you guys think

335 oClock is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 08:37 PM   #2
mofbb
Lieutenant
 
mofbb's Avatar
 
Drives: '13 E92 M3
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: British Columbia

Posts: 517
iTrader: (0)

brake maybe ok, but please dont do it to the mirrors
__________________
335i Cabriolet Jet Black/Coral Red - Retired but will never be forgotten
M3 Coupé DCT Competition Package Mineral White/Fox Red

E9X Picture Game: 2 points (Slow sign, Leaves)
mofbb is offline   Canada
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 08:44 PM   #3
kmoto
Vroom
 
kmoto's Avatar
 
Drives: twin snailed slug
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Studio City

Posts: 978
iTrader: (4)

Garage List
2007 335i e92  [5.00]
one of the members on here had his m3 mirrors painted/vinyled red and well, most weren't a fan. I think he had red scoops like yourself but they did stick out a bit.

I'm for keeping them black
__________________
A little show, a little go....but clearly not enough.

- Kevin
kmoto is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 08:47 PM   #4
yakev724
Brigadier General
 
yakev724's Avatar
 
Drives: 00 RX300
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Ithaca, NY

Posts: 3,559
iTrader: (49)

Cosmetically, only thing you should be saving for is OSS blackout.
yakev724 is offline   Russian Federation
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 09:03 PM   #5
Verbatim
Colonel
 
Verbatim's Avatar
 
Drives: 2008 335i
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: at the repair shop

Posts: 2,555
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 BMW 335i  [5.00]
red interior, red scoops, red brakes... that's cool
red mirrors? wtf hell no
__________________

2008 BMW 335i Sedan | Sparkling Graphite | Sport | Premium | Navigation | Comfort Access | Logic7
Golf Tee | M3 Spoiler | LED Angel Eyes | 5000k Fogs | Resonator Delete | Black Kidney Grills | Black Finisher Rods | 35%/18% Tint |12mm/20mm (F/R) Spacers | Black Lines


Verbatim is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 09:06 PM   #6
TheStigsTwin
Captain
 
TheStigsTwin's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 335xi
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Arizona

Posts: 964
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by mofbb View Post
brake maybe ok, but please dont do it to the mirrors
+1
TheStigsTwin is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 09:10 PM   #7
EDM92
Colonel
 
EDM92's Avatar
 
Drives: Low&Slow
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Florida

Posts: 2,562
iTrader: (9)

Brakes yes, mirrors HELL NO.
__________________

Montego Blue 2007 E92 335i - ZSP / ZPP / Steptronic / Logic7
Broadway Static - CCW - Megan - Orion
Instagram: bmwforlife
EDM92 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 09:10 PM   #8
Eric335
Colonel
 
Eric335's Avatar
 
Drives: 2007 E92 SG 335i 6MT
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: SW Florida

Posts: 2,492
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2007 BMW 335i  [3.83]
bright red? no.

maybe a carbon fiber with a red hue. that would be pretty cool.

either way, goodluck! im a fan of brakes being red
__________________
Eric335 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 09:11 PM   #9
#Tee
Chronic trollololer level 60
 
#Tee's Avatar
 
Drives: yes
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Socal

Posts: 4,831
iTrader: (1)

The red mirror thingie trend didnt work out lol. only porcshe are allowed to do such ridiculous trends like that
__________________

#TeamStretchNpoke IG:Tee212

custom cf rear side diffuser add ons for sale (e9x,M3s,f3x) pm me for details. thread http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=962442
#Tee is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 09:37 PM   #10
Fred_Boosted
First Lieutenant
 
Fred_Boosted's Avatar
 
Drives: 335i
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: USA

Posts: 346
iTrader: (1)

Try photo shop... I'm not good at it though.
Fred_Boosted is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 09:57 PM   #11
PeteW84
COBB'ed
 
PeteW84's Avatar
 
Drives: 13 Mini Cooper S
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Tinley Park, IL

Posts: 2,231
iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2008 335i  [3.78]
Quote:
Originally Posted by BMWorNOTHING View Post
Brakes yes, mirrors HELL NO.
THIS!!!!!
__________________


13 Mini Cooper S
08 E92 335i (SOLD)
PeteW84 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 10:08 PM   #12
3s4u2
Beamer Mantic
 
3s4u2's Avatar
 
Drives: 2006 325i Prem
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Texas

Posts: 785
iTrader: (0)

As previously reflected... Brakes OK, Mirrors NOPE!
__________________
2006 325i
2006 M5


3s4u2 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 10:16 PM   #13
frozendevl
Private
 
Drives: 08 Civic
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Chicago

Posts: 95
iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by BMWorNOTHING View Post
Brakes yes, mirrors HELL NO.
This ^
Should have made the poll with 4 options:

Breaks
Mirrors
Neither
Both
frozendevl is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 10:39 PM   #14
ejazbmw
blahhh
 
ejazbmw's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 E92 335i
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: NJ/NY

Posts: 6,350
iTrader: (7)

i thought you were leasing? i don't think painting anything permanently would be smart
ejazbmw is online now  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 10:40 PM   #15
335 oClock
MOE
 
335 oClock's Avatar
 
Drives: 2011 e92 335i 6MT
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Los Angeles

Posts: 2,530
iTrader: (13)

Send a message via AIM to 335 oClock
I got it I got it.
335 oClock is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 11:11 PM   #16
Slow_335i
Daily Driven!
 
Slow_335i's Avatar
 
Drives: BMW 335i
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Peoria IL

Posts: 2,490
iTrader: (11)

Garage List
2008 BMW 335I  [3.32]
It's your car do as you please.

But if it were me i'd do the calipers but not the mirrors.
__________________
Slow_335i is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-27-2011, 11:21 PM   #17
#Tee
Chronic trollololer level 60
 
#Tee's Avatar
 
Drives: yes
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Socal

Posts: 4,831
iTrader: (1)

Quote:
Originally Posted by 335 oClock View Post
I got it I got it.
ahah just play it safe tevv and do what we say in here....its scary to go against the grain as you switch lanes drippin stains.
__________________

#TeamStretchNpoke IG:Tee212

custom cf rear side diffuser add ons for sale (e9x,M3s,f3x) pm me for details. thread http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=962442
#Tee is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-28-2011, 12:33 AM   #18
jetblackcoupe
Captain
 
jetblackcoupe's Avatar
 
Drives: 2008 e92 335i 6MT
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: NJ

Posts: 710
iTrader: (2)

red brakes, and black out the emblems (black and white emblems)
jetblackcoupe is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-28-2011, 12:25 PM   #19
dcat151
Lieutenant
 
Drives: 2006 330i 6MT ZSP/ZPP/ZCW
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Gainesville, GA

Posts: 547
iTrader: (1)

I think red brakes would be fine, but I'm not a big fan of the red mirrors idea.
dcat151 is offline   Wales
0
Reply With Quote
      11-28-2011, 12:29 PM   #20
eaglesfan83
FIRE TOEZ!!!!!
 
eaglesfan83's Avatar
 
Drives: Pending Order
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Honolulu, HI

Posts: 1,199
iTrader: (6)

Garage List
As all the above Brakes yes! Mirrors no!
__________________
SOLD 2009 E92 328i AW/BL
SOLD 2010 E93 335i AW/CR
SOLD 2010 Audi S4
Pending- Something New and BMW
eaglesfan83 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      11-28-2011, 02:02 PM   #21
mashimarho
BMW Genius
 
mashimarho's Avatar
 
Drives: e92 LCI 335i xDrive™
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Grand Rapids, michigan

Posts: 10,007
iTrader: (35)

Garage List




Brakes do their own justice. You've seen em enough.
__________________

My Progress: http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=770326
Volk///ER///BMS///KW///VRSF///ARKYM///DD///CYBA///STOPTECH///BMW Performance ///
mashimarho is online now   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      11-28-2011, 02:02 PM   #22
mashimarho
BMW Genius
 
mashimarho's Avatar
 
Drives: e92 LCI 335i xDrive™
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Grand Rapids, michigan

Posts: 10,007
iTrader: (35)

Garage List
How are you going to do the brakes without voiding the warranty? Let me know, because I want to do the same!

I want something like this too..

__________________

My Progress: http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=770326
Volk///ER///BMS///KW///VRSF///ARKYM///DD///CYBA///STOPTECH///BMW Performance ///
mashimarho is online now   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:40 PM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST