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Feb 23, 11:09pm - #110617 
Silver stripe and silver C-one scoop on yellow Celi?

I'm kinda confused at the moment..and need some opinions.
I'm planning on buying a silver f1 fuel lid kit from Blue Batmobile, along with a silver door well kit, and a silver centerhood kit. Also, am going to buy a C-one hoodscoop, and was wondering, how would it look if I put a silver centerhood kit on and put on a C-one hoodscoop and painted it silver also? Would it all flow well together? I'd match up the silver so it wouldn't be different shades or anything..opinions?


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Feb 23, 11:30pm - #110618 
Go with black on all those accents rather than silver. It'll be a stronger contrast and look much better thumbsup

Silver and yellow are both pretty light colors, so I don't think it'll look right.


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Feb 23, 11:35pm - #110619 
i dont like the whole black on yellow..looks weird..
it wouldnt be a real light silver..itd be more of a greyish silver..or something..i dunno


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Feb 23, 11:45pm - #110620 
I don't think i would do silver. Black is cool, but silver clashes with yellow.


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Feb 23, 11:53pm - #110621 
clashes? naw


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Feb 24, 3:09pm - #110622 
Originally Posted by CelicaGTGirl09
clashes? naw


It's too similar to stand out. Since yellow is a light color, you need to accent it with something darker (unlike silver).


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Feb 24, 3:15pm - #110623 
yeah i think silver will clash with yellow too. I would go with black or maybe dark grey or gunmetal.

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Feb 24, 3:18pm - #110624 
Originally Posted by ironracer4130
yeah i think silver will clash with yellow too. I would go with black or maybe dark grey or gunmetal.


Yeah you might be able to pull off a gunmetal or hyperblack, but it'd have to be pretty dark.


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Feb 24, 5:50pm - #110625 
I say go black.

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Feb 24, 5:51pm - #110626 
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Feb 24, 5:52pm - #110627 
I'd say black, maybe a very dark shade of silver.


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Feb 24, 6:01pm - #110628 
actually, why not go silver and black together, if you did it right, it would look cool.

stay away from red, it will look "ricey" to lots of people.


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Feb 24, 6:07pm - #110629 
yellow and black is not a bad combo... very good contrast

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Feb 24, 6:15pm - #110630 
i've decided to go silver..batmobile convinced me..cause all my other stuff is silver..(rims, accents on the rear, [celica fill-in decal, the trunk hatch thing, License Plate]) and i have the TYC elegante taillights so it would all work out nice, IMO. ill show pics when its all finished, maybe some of you will end up changin your mind about yellow and silver together! grin tongue


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Feb 24, 6:24pm - #110631 
Originally Posted by CelicaGTGirl09
i've decided to go silver..batmobile convinced me..cause all my other stuff is silver..(rims, accents on the rear, [celica fill-in decal, the trunk hatch thing, License Plate]) and i have the TYC elegante taillights so it would all work out nice, IMO. ill show pics when its all finished, maybe some of you will end up changin your mind about yellow and silver together! grin tongue


...maybe we will, looking forward to pics so you may prove us wrong

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Feb 25, 2:10pm - #110632 
Originally Posted by Sultan
Originally Posted by CelicaGTGirl09
i've decided to go silver..batmobile convinced me..cause all my other stuff is silver..(rims, accents on the rear, [celica fill-in decal, the trunk hatch thing, License Plate]) and i have the TYC elegante taillights so it would all work out nice, IMO. ill show pics when its all finished, maybe some of you will end up changin your mind about yellow and silver together! grin tongue


...maybe we will, looking forward to pics so you may prove us wrong


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Feb 25, 3:22pm - #110633 
Some one chop the centerhood overlay to silver, we'll see what it looks like.

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Feb 25, 6:04pm - #110634 
I saw that Celi on your site..really dont like the stock bumper..mine's a Veilside..so it's gonna be just a tad bit different.. tongue


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Feb 25, 7:35pm - #110635 
Originally Posted by GraSSRooTs
I'd say black, maybe a very dark shade of silver.


second that


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Feb 25, 11:54pm - #110636 
Originally Posted by eric_h
Originally Posted by GraSSRooTs
I'd say black, maybe a very dark shade of silver.


second that


me too...
the black would be ok, but would look better if your windows were tinted and you had dark rims.

silver goes well with just about every color... and definitely do not go w/ red.


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Feb 26, 6:10am - #110637 
Originally Posted by Sultan
Originally Posted by CelicaGTGirl09
i've decided to go silver..batmobile convinced me..cause all my other stuff is silver..(rims, accents on the rear, [celica fill-in decal, the trunk hatch thing, License Plate]) and i have the TYC elegante taillights so it would all work out nice, IMO. ill show pics when its all finished, maybe some of you will end up changin your mind about yellow and silver together! grin tongue


...maybe we will, looking forward to pics so you may prove us wrong


I really like the idea of Yellow and Silver thumbsup Its original...Do it up and prove'em all wrong


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