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      08-27-2012, 01:37 PM   #23
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Some before and after pictures

The paint color is called "Dark Shadow" and the paint code B27
Looks great! Thanks for the code!
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      08-27-2012, 02:49 PM   #24
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how do those things come off? that looks awesome!
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I just wrapped the diffuser and reflectors with gloss black vinyl and called it a day
Your's looks the best by far. I was wondering how it "matched" so well...it's all one color! Nice
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great idea!! this's def the way 2 go
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      09-10-2012, 04:12 PM   #27
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I received my reflectors from iND last week (very quick turnaround!)...now I just need my car to arrive...the ship is currently at it's first US stop in Baltimore...should arrive at the Brunswick, GA port on the 15th.
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      09-11-2012, 12:16 AM   #28
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Great mod. The stock reflectors don't blend with the lines of the car IMO.
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      09-11-2012, 09:09 AM   #29
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Same. I'll Photoshop painted reflectors on Estoril and check back here.
I wish someone would photoshop Estoril Blue combinations for the yet to be released M Performance front splitter.

Painting the bottom horizontal splitter below the chin, leaving the side air scoops black.

The reverse.

Paint all of it.
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      09-11-2012, 09:35 AM   #30
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I received my reflectors from iND last week (very quick turnaround!)...now I just need my car to arrive...the ship is currently at it's first US stop in Baltimore...should arrive at the Brunswick, GA port on the 15th.
I ordered my M Sport Alpine White reflectors as well (no car yet .. similar to you).

Funny .. when I opened them, the reflectors looked exactly like yours in your pic (looks kinda "silver"/"grey"). I thought IND had sent me the wrong set. Got so worried, I drove to the dealership to put them against an Alpine White car in the lot.

Sure enough .. paint matched. Alpine White is weird looking indoors ... doesn't really look "white". Once outside though ... looks fine. Funny how different light can make a difference.
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I ordered my M Sport Alpine White reflectors as well (no car yet .. similar to you).

Funny .. when I opened them, the reflectors looked exactly like yours in your pic (looks kinda "silver"/"grey"). I thought IND had sent me the wrong set. Got so worried, I drove to the dealership to put them against an Alpine White car in the lot.

Sure enough .. paint matched. Alpine White is weird looking indoors ... doesn't really look "white". Once outside though ... looks fine. Funny how different light can make a difference.
I had the same reaction at first when I opened the box in my office and the reflectors didn't look white AT ALL when compared to all of the white papers strewn across my desk.
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I received my reflectors from iND last week (very quick turnaround!)...now I just need my car to arrive...the ship is currently at it's first US stop in Baltimore...should arrive at the Brunswick, GA port on the 15th.
what are those black things? do they cover the red above the tailpipes?

also how much did those cost?
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what are those black things? do they cover the red above the tailpipes?

also how much did those cost?
Yes, they are the red reflectors for the rear M Sport bumper painted "dark shadow" to match the M Sport diffusor. It was $150 total for the front and rear reflectors from iND, shipping included.
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Yes, they are the red reflectors for the rear M Sport bumper painted "dark shadow" to match the M Sport diffusor. It was $150 total for the front and rear reflectors from iND, shipping included.
interesting, wonder how that would look and how you would install those
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interesting, wonder how that would look and how you would install those
They appear to be a pretty easy pop out/pop in, they are held in with clips on the back. If you go back in the first page of this thread there are photos-- 'shopped and actual.
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where do i order from IND?
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where do i order from IND?
Just go to their website and send an email/inquiry telling them exactly what you are looking for, they will reply with details to order and pay. Very responsive and nice to work with-- there was a small error with my reflectors and they handled it very well--very fast shipping and service.
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Adds a nice accent
I agree
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I agree as well! The reflectors look a lot better when matched to the diffuser.
I keep mine unpainted for functionality, I park on the street a lot at night and prefer that my car is seen by the already speeding drivers in my residential neighborhood.
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what are those black things? do they cover the red above the tailpipes?

also how much did those cost?
Yes, they are the red reflectors for the rear M Sport bumper painted "dark shadow" to match the M Sport diffusor. It was $150 total for the front and rear reflectors from iND, shipping included.
Did you use a discount code. I got quoted $170 plus shipping from ind.
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