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      09-09-2017, 07:43 PM   #1
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Kidney grills - dual slat or single slat - black?

Hey guys just curious what most of you guys reco/ prefer.

Single slat or dual slat?
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      09-09-2017, 07:48 PM   #2
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I've got the single slat but do like the twin version too, i think the twin makes it look like a newer version.
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Definitely dual...

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      09-09-2017, 07:58 PM   #4
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I prefer the single slat
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      09-09-2017, 10:22 PM   #5
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I decided on dual. Here a pic of both.
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      09-10-2017, 02:25 AM   #6
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I have both n prefer the dual slot. More aggressive look
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      09-10-2017, 02:28 AM   #7
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Hey guys, should I have toast or cereal for breakfast today?
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I went for dual
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I feel like leave the duals for the M cars. I think the duals look better as well but I feel it's reserved for the M cars so I kept the single black kidney grills. But that's just me. Everyone to their own.
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      09-11-2017, 10:47 AM   #10
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Dual 100% just gives it a meaner look

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      09-11-2017, 11:00 AM   #11
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how many people are going to create duplicate threads about this. people know how to google things yet no one searching on the forums..

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I feel like leave the duals for the M cars. I think the duals look better as well but I feel it's reserved for the M cars.
I use to think the same but now that BMW jumped on the gloss black grill trend enthusiasts did its not a nice identifier of an enthusiast anymore. Going with the dual slat distinguishes that better i feel.
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how many people are going to create duplicate threads about this. people know how to google things yet no one searching on the forums..

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I feel like leave the duals for the M cars. I think the duals look better as well but I feel it's reserved for the M cars.
I use to think the same but now that BMW jumped on the gloss black grill trend enthusiasts did its not a nice identifier of an enthusiast anymore. Going with the dual slat distinguishes that better i feel.
Curious on your point of view - several folks have mentioned dual slat looks more aggressive. I agree but do you think part of this is also driven by the rim style. I'm looking at replacing my grills and I'm driving on 400m's. I'm wondering if my car looks "aggressive enough" for dual slats (im having the window trim redone in matte black as well)

I feel like you almost need 19's or 403's to a minimum to get the cohesive look. Maybe I'm over thinking it.
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I have single and will probably switch to dual now that i have the msport front and lip wich is aggressive IMO
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I feel like you almost need 19's or 403's to a minimum to get the cohesive look. Maybe I'm over thinking it.
i went dual slat and i think it works well with my m3 style mirrors, tint, and lip to be enough for the look i wanted.
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I feel like you almost need 19's or 403's to a minimum to get the cohesive look. Maybe I'm over thinking it.
i went dual slat and i think it works well with my m3 style mirrors, tint, and lip to be enough for the look i wanted.
What rims you got?

I just bit the bullet and went satin black dual slat.
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Dual for me
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Dual it is:
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I feel like you almost need 19's or 403's to a minimum to get the cohesive look. Maybe I'm over thinking it.
I agree. While I think it looks good on m-sport trim cars, it is a bit aggressive. I think if you match it with bigger wheels, a drop, and front lip, it fits better.

Dual on a non m-sport trim car looks obviously out of place
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Ordered singles, but accidentally received dual slats. Dgaf if anyone thinks I'm going for an M look or not (as I wasn't). Happy with'em.
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Ordered singles, but accidentally received dual slats. Dgaf if anyone thinks I'm going for an M look or not (as I wasn't). Happy with'em.
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No breakfast for you till you change your attitude........

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Ordered singles, but accidentally received dual slats. Dgaf if anyone thinks I'm going for an M look or not (as I wasn't). Happy with'em.
Yep! As long as you're happy it doesn't matter!
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Definitely dual...

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Where did you get that dual grille with the M logo?
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