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Old 01-14-2010, 04:57 PM
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Joined today here is my 7 tell me what you all think.

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Old 01-14-2010, 05:03 PM
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Old 01-14-2010, 05:12 PM
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Old 01-14-2010, 05:34 PM
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Joined today here is my 7 tell me what you all think.

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Old 01-14-2010, 06:51 PM
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very nice Dsmith. Looks clean
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Old 01-14-2010, 07:04 PM
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very nice Dsmith. Looks clean
lovin his chrome 21s, i see

i think the chrome looks better on your color than it would say on his (or mine, same color)
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Old 01-14-2010, 07:16 PM
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our titan grau cars would look ****e with chrome rims seven11 !
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Old 01-14-2010, 07:26 PM
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our titan grau cars would look ****e with chrome rims seven11 !
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Old 01-14-2010, 07:34 PM
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phew ! thought you'd lost your marbles for a second there ! lol
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Old 01-15-2010, 04:34 AM
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I actually perfer the polished over chrome. I was actually thinking about getting them re-finished. Yes or No?
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Old 01-15-2010, 08:44 AM
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I'd like to see them polished. But i still like it and i think it looks clean. It may look better with polished but i dont have any idea how its gonna look so if it was mine, i would just leave it as it is.
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Old 01-15-2010, 09:39 AM
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I actually perfer the polished over chrome. I was actually thinking about getting them re-finished. Yes or No?
I would....not a fan of the chrome!

However, great looking car and welcome to the forum!
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Old 01-15-2010, 11:43 AM
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Darker clors def look better with polished....Light with chrome such as titanium silver or white.
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Old 01-22-2010, 04:55 PM
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Let you know what you think? And what I should do next? I will post some picture later of the interior and I had the stereo converted and can now watch DVD's & IPOD video.
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Old 01-22-2010, 06:40 PM
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Let you know what you think? And what I should do next? I will post some picture later of the interior and I had the stereo converted and can now watch DVD's & IPOD video.
looks good


try blacking out some chrome on the car
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Old 01-22-2010, 07:06 PM
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I agree I need to black out around the windows and the chrome on the top. I haven't figured out how I'm going to do it yet. Any suggestions?
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Old 01-22-2010, 08:20 PM
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I agree I need to black out around the windows and the chrome on the top. I haven't figured out how I'm going to do it yet. Any suggestions?
I say coat the spokes of your rims black, and leave the lip chrome, sort of like mine. then you won't have to do work on the car. your car will look badass like that. Because I think most of the chrome right now is in the wheels.
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Old 01-25-2010, 05:47 PM
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Snow White

More pics of "Snow White". I also have to upload pics of "Sharkie" to because she's getting jealous of "Snow White"
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Old 01-25-2010, 07:48 PM
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Old 02-05-2010, 06:46 PM
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Old 02-05-2010, 10:02 PM
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was up everybody just joined i got a 04 745 li b on b really like the site. will be coming around more
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Old 02-11-2010, 11:31 AM
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Hallo http://archive.pixbox.se/arkivet/syn...6532.jpg?0this is my care
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Old 02-11-2010, 12:54 PM
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I actually perfer the polished over chrome. I was actually thinking about getting them re-finished. Yes or No?
yes..might be cheaper to sell and get new set...
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Old 02-12-2010, 02:16 AM
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Old 02-27-2010, 09:07 AM
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heres mine. dont know what else i wanna do to it. im considering the meistershaft exhaust but i dont want to make it something its not and regret the sound
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