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Blackout rings?

Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B7 Chassis)' started by Dubstepper, Feb 11, 2012.

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    On the front, no. On the rear, yes. Be proud of your rings.
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    quite like my fronts black in gunna smooth the rear even tho the front looks like its been knicked from a distance lol


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    I prefer them left alone, certainly on the front. When a car has blacked front ones, it looks like someone has stolen the rings leaving qa placeholder behind, if you see what I mean.
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    Yeah I could see how it would look like they're missing so I just going to wait till my buddy does it and see how it looks on his A4


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    my problem was tha coz of the full black optics the front n rear badge were the only thing that was chrome on a black car and they looked outa place a bit even my exhaust tips are coated black lol
    like i said it does look like they been nicked froma distance but they do tie in with the rest of the black now lol
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    bez101 Yorkshire & Humber Rep. Regional Rep

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    black them out
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    black em out fella!!!
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    Debated this a lot, I think it actually looks better to have the contrast of the silver rings against the grill, especially on a black car.
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    i agree to a point mate but then you look one day n see one or two bits of chrome amoungst all black n think they look too alone
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    It's certainly personal preference but I haven't seen a picture of a B7 that has blacked out rings which looks right. Maybe you need to try red rings, might look horrible but then again....
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    red ring........that would sting in my eyes
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    you read my mind was thinking red but may do something special
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    Anyone know if you can get like gunmetal chromed rings...Think that would make for a nice middle road for those of us who don't want to totally black out our cars.

    Mine is blacked out except for the Audi rings, s-line badges, and wheels, and even the wheels are going to get partial blackout treatment on them
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    Here's mine, Dolphin Grey with colour coded rings
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    I looks like from a distance you wouldn't see them, I might try a different color then black, look into something that could stick out from the black and go with the gray, or just leave them the way they are


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    im doing mine lamborghini pearl orange :D
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