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Old 04-23-2008, 08:10 PM   #1
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Clear or Smoked on Alpine White 325i?

I've searched for pics to compare clear vs. smoked on alpine white 325i and I can' t make up my mind What do you guys think? Clear or smoked corners/side markers? I don't want to do any tint on the windows.
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Old 04-23-2008, 08:18 PM   #2
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if you have dark rims, go smoked. If you have light rims, go clear
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Old 04-23-2008, 08:43 PM   #3
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Old 04-23-2008, 08:50 PM   #4
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id get both and change it up every once in a while. heres a link that i think you'll enjoy

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Old 04-23-2008, 11:07 PM   #5
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Go clear. Smoked look better on dark cars.
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Old 04-24-2008, 12:00 AM   #6
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It's a tough choice but here is my criteria. If you are going to keep the rest of the car otherwise stock looking with Chrome grills and silver wheels, do the clears. If you are going to do a black out contrast look, then do the smoke out corners with matte black front grills and dark wheels.
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It's a tough choice but here is my criteria. If you are going to keep the rest of the car otherwise stock looking with Chrome grills and silver wheels, do the clears. If you are going to do a black out contrast look, then do the smoke out corners with matte black front grills and dark wheels.
Sounds like it will be clears
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Old 04-24-2008, 10:55 AM   #8
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Can't go wrong with those
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don't go smoked until yo have tints, black wheels, and are otherwise blacked out (two toned cf hood/decklid/etc)
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Go clear. Smoked look better on dark cars.
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white car ---> go clear!
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Old 04-25-2008, 12:56 PM   #11
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I'll be ordering the clear corners/markers after I get my DICE installed
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