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      03-14-2013, 09:10 PM   #1
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Anyone put a black surround around the tailpipes/diffuser on a non black car?

Anyone put a black surround around the tailpipes/diffuser on a non black car?
I'm taking about the lower part that goes around both tailpipes.
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Yes Sir! I wonder if the combo would work on a Silverstone color combined with a frozen black lower?
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Yes Sir! I wonder if the combo would work on a Silverstone color combined with a frozen black lower?
I tried a slightly different approach to the blacked out exhaust surround. Used basecoat/clearcoat with a matting agent in the clearcoat to reduce the gloss. Wanted the exhaust tips black also and sprayed them as well. The car color is Space Gray.
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Man... Love that rim colour, and taken to the handles. What colour is it?

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Not sure if I am a big fan of that, I prefer it colour coded?

Guess it looks better in person....
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Anyone put a black surround around the tailpipes/diffuser on a non black car?
I'm taking about the lower part that goes around both tailpipes.
Hey this car is perfect from the factory. Why are you messing with perfection?

Don't piss on the work of the finest automotive engineers in the world. If it was meant to be black they would have made it black.
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Anyone put a black surround around the tailpipes/diffuser on a non black car?
I'm taking about the lower part that goes around both tailpipes.
Hey this car is perfect from the factory. Why are you messing with perfection?

Don't piss on the work of the finest automotive engineers in the world. If it was meant to be black they would have made it black.
Lol
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Hey this car is perfect from the factory. Why are you messing with perfection?

Don't piss on the work of the finest automotive engineers in the world. If it was meant to be black they would have made it black.
I miss this classic post. Lol.
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I miss this classic post. Lol.
You should make it your signature so you don't miss it as often.
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You should make it your signature so you don't miss it as often.
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Anyone put a black surround around the tailpipes/diffuser on a non black car?
I'm taking about the lower part that goes around both tailpipes.
have u done it in the end or not? as i have SSII as well and was thinking to wrap diffuser black to match rims and grills
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have u done it in the end or not? as i have SSII as well and was thinking to wrap diffuser black to match rims and grills
I didn't. Reminds me too much of my crappy 2011 550i.
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I didn't. Reminds me too much of my crappy 2011 550i.
thats what all my friends are keep telling me! wether buy a carbon diffuser or dont touch it
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I just can't see spending 2000.00+ on the diffuser. Not cost effective ever.
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