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      11-25-2012, 05:56 PM   #1
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Winter Mode (E90 LCI 335xi)

Threw on the winters a few weeks ago and took some pics. This weekend I also plastidipped them to gunmetal because I didn't love the black. Now i'm on the fence which I like more... Peel and go back to black or keep it gunmetal? Hopefully i'll be able to have some snow pics later this week if the storm happens.















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I think I like the black better
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      11-25-2012, 06:06 PM   #3
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      11-25-2012, 06:07 PM   #4
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black looks great! did you do runflats?
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black looks great! did you do runflats?
Looks like I might be going back to black... Only thing I didn't like about black was it looked kinda "ghetto" in a way with the 17 inch wheels. I chose not to do runflats because they're so expensive... Those are blizzak LM-60's with a square 225/45/17 setup
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i like the gunmetal but not on that color. go back to black
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      11-25-2012, 06:27 PM   #7
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I prefer the gunmetal look...
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i like the gunmetal but not on that color. go back to black
Not the gunmetal plastidip color or the car color?

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I prefer the gunmetal look...
Yea idk yet, I gotta put more thought into it and look at it more over the next few days
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Lol no snow? Weird..
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i prefer gunmetal, car looks good
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Lol no snow? Weird..
Haha nope no snow yet... Hopefully Wednesday. We had snow a few weeks ago but I got home too late to take pics

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Very nice!!
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What rims are those? I like the black better also
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Yea I might also although i'm still undecided. Thanks!

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They're Motegi MR118's. Got them from tire rack
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I might undo the gunmetal but still undecided. Only reason I really chagned in the first place was I didn't really like the murdered out look with 17 inch cheap wheels...
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sweet! keep 'em gm
I think I might be sticking with gunmetal... The pics make it look kind of weird and like it has a blueish tint but they look pretty good in person. They're also pretty dark so they're a nice replacement for black.



Hoping we get some snow tonight so I can take pics tomorrow . If I have enough time I may even be able to get some buddies together and make a video in the snow with an S4 and STi.
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I think I might be sticking with gunmetal... The pics make it look kind of weird and like it has a blueish tint but they look pretty good in person. They're also pretty dark so they're a nice replacement for black.



Hoping we get some snow tonight so I can take pics tomorrow . If I have enough time I may even be able to get some buddies together and make a video in the snow with an S4 and STi.
Rip it off Spray on rubber is a no-no
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Rip it off Spray on rubber is a no-no
Hahaha I have a good amount of spray on rubber on my car though . On a serious note I feel like its also a good way to protect the winter wheels from all the salt and sand that my town puts down when it snows.
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