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To Spoiler Or Not To Spoiler ...

Discussion in 'Bodywork, Tyres, Wheels & Trim' started by The German Flower Pot, Oct 29, 2012.

  1. The German Flower Pot

    The German Flower Pot Senior Member

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    That is my question.

    Just removing more parts from 'GFP 2' and one of them was the rear spoiler so we placed it on 'GFP 5' and im still not sure if i like it as i like the flatness of the convertible but i like the spoiler too

    so what does the forum think?

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    plus while im here a photo of the front with newly painted bumper rail, new under headlight bits as i removed the wash wipes & no plates as ive just transferred the private plate (i say private its not private at all)

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  2. Wirral_guy

    Wirral_guy Active Senior Members

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    On balance - no, leave it off.

    I can see why you are unsure but I agree that the cleaner lines suit the car better (especially with the roof up).

    HTH

    Dave
     
  3. brandwooddixon

    brandwooddixon Senior Member

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    +1 to leave it off.

    If it was a more discrete one then maybe, but not that. Spoils the clean line of your car.
     
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    JonnyCJ Senior Member

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    Another for leaving off. TBH it could be a stunning looking car with a set of period AMG alloys...
     
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    television Always remembered RIP

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    Yes better without, cleaner looking lines
     
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    Seconded, that era convertible (inc the Audi 80 and E30 BMW) have a lovely flat profile and the spoiler does it no favours
     
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    The German Flower Pot

    The German Flower Pot Senior Member

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    the coupe (which had the AMG kit) did have 17" AMG's but they were shot so i bought these 4 years ago and i did not want to get the same ones again but when these need replacing it will have 18" AMG's again

    cheers for the advice

    im not too keen on drilling holes in the boot either
     
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    Danny defo leave it off.

    jib
     
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    turbopete Senior Member

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    i actually like it WITH the spoiler. with the wheels and bodykit, it just finishes it off, IMO
     
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    The German Flower Pot

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    cheers jib & pete

    it looks dark & menacing with all blue/black with all clear lights which works i think
     

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