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#1 (permalink) Old 03-31-2005, 01:31 AM
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What should i get?? i cant decide.......

i like the black ones its like they stand out more but the chrome housing looks nice too...

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Black, looks classier, is OEM color for BMW, I would expect Chrome on a japanese import but not on BMW, Your car is black and the black will look alot better. Plus have you seen the angel eyes on a chrome housing, i would think that the reflection from the chrome everywhere would detract from the eyes.

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don't go chrome bro. i went chrome on my last 3er. didnt look good, its not bad, but no where near as nice as the black housing IMO.

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black for sure.. chrome is ugly and looks tacky

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chrome looks so cheap go for black.. or if chrome is cheap buy it!!....then paint it black

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I would advoid chrome, First of its that cheap crap that tends to peal (any 80's GM owner will testify how nice it looked on their cars day 1 and how bad it looked day 365.

Plus, in the name of taste, what is the chrome going to compliment? There is not enough chrome on the car to tastefully add chrome to it.

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def. black

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black=class. chrome=tacky
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black=class. chrome=tacky
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That is what I was trying to say.

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def black. If you dont mind, where u buying ur eyes at?? I am thinking of doing mine in the near future.

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black.....

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BLACK ALL THE WAY!!... don't get the crap!

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black. chrome does not look good.

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