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Mar 1, 8:33am - #114674 
silver or opal wheels?

What's the difference between silver and opal? Which do you think look better in general and would look better on a red 2k celica? Here are the wheels im looking at and it says it's opal but the pic looked just like the silver ones.

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Mar 1, 8:37am - #114675 
depends on what ur going for i like silver personally but if you want a rare color get opal


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Mar 1, 8:37am - #114676 
I believe opal is a little darker/less shiny. Go with those... thumbsup

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Mar 1, 8:38am - #114677 
Originally Posted by Sultan
I believe opal is a little darker/less shiny. Go with those... thumbsup


Yes ur right...i'd say opal grin

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Mar 1, 8:41am - #114678 
can anybody show me what an opal wheels looks like?

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Mar 1, 8:42am - #114679 
Originally Posted by Celica2k
can anybody show me what an opal wheels looks like?

didnt you just post a pic of one?


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Mar 1, 8:49am - #114680 
i didnt know if they were or not because when i looked at the silver of the same wheel it looked like the exact pic so i dont know.

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Mar 1, 9:06am - #114681 
Originally Posted by Celica2k
i didnt know if they were or not because when i looked at the silver of the same wheel it looked like the exact pic so i dont know.

its just that they are very similar


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Mar 1, 10:11am - #114682 
i have opal konig verdicts on my black car, they are a little darker than silver. but not quite gunmetal.. they look really nice on my black 02 gt.

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Mar 1, 10:42am - #114683 
opal! thumbsup


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Mar 1, 11:49am - #114684 
Originally Posted by Sultan
I believe opal is a little darker/less shiny. Go with those... thumbsup

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Mar 1, 12:14pm - #114685 
Here are my opal verdicts. At certain angles and light conditions they look darker.

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Mar 1, 2:34pm - #114686 
can you post a pic?

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Mar 1, 2:35pm - #114687 
got any more pics them on your car? and it says in your profile that they are black opal. are they or are they just opal?

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Mar 1, 3:30pm - #114688 
The main difference between the two is one is a car color and the other is a color in a J-Crew catalogue. I think I'll get a silver car. Wow that sweater looks great in Opal. Similar to the difference between charcoal and dark grey, heather and tan, green and spring meadow, etc. So if you want knit rims then definately go opal preferably in kashmir wool, (keeps those tires nice and warm in the winter) but if you want to be less stylish and more functional go silver. Hope that helps.

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Mar 1, 3:48pm - #114689 
Click on the http in my sig below this post for all my pics. Black opal and opal is the same thing.

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Mar 1, 5:29pm - #114690 
1 vote- silver


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Mar 1, 9:10pm - #114691 
cool they look good on vaio23 celi i bet they would look pretty damn good on a red celi.

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Mar 1, 9:58pm - #114692 
black opal and opal are not the same. here is a pic of black opal.

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Mar 1, 10:35pm - #114693 
opal smile

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