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      01-04-2013, 05:09 PM   #23
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They are ORANGE for a very good reason!! Lol
I personally wouldn't paint them.
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      01-04-2013, 05:29 PM   #24
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I have seen a lot of the orange deflectors painted to match the color of the car. I have a white sport f30 and thinking about painting them black to go with the rest of the black accents. What do you think?
I've had white on black for over 3 years; no issue with police. I think this combo looks good with tints and other mods. Mine are not painted, 3M self-adhesive tint.
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      01-05-2013, 02:34 PM   #25
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get the white strip from ind, don't get black.
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They are ORANGE for a very good reason!! Lol
I personally wouldn't paint them.
Plus 1 for me. I really don't understand why people would not want the reflectors. If it kept somebody from crashing into me on a dark night - that would be a good thing, right? I think the orange reflectors look fine and are nicely integrated into the design.
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I'd leave the reflectors orange. My safety comes before vanity. I also wear my seatbelt, don't tint my windows, take off my sunglasses when the sun is not out.

Having a front plate is not a safety issue, I don't, although I did get a ticket in California once for that (in combination with the ticket for a u-turn in a four-lane highway).

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      01-05-2013, 08:29 PM   #28
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This the way to go for me; dude tinted his reflectors instead of painting them. (I admit it probably looks better on a dark car...)

Click here for more: EVERYTHING TINTED

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