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Chrome Roll Bars

What does everyone think of the Chrome Roll Bars you can get? Cool or too bling/flash? Just been offered some for £100.....
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I love my chrome roll bars! I receive many compliments on them everywhere I go!

I just completed a mod:

https://www.slkworld.com/886193-post1.html

This is where they came from (I think) so if you can get them for that price, I wouldn't hesitate...get them!

http://www.chromline.de/en/products/...roll-bars.html
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I think it depends on the color of your car and how you plan to accessorize. Chrome theme or black theme or color. But if you're going to do it, own it heheh! On the silver slk's I think they are stunning, like MK's car above.


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At about $600.00 for the air, they are pricey.
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Really like mine.

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What does everyone think of the Chrome Roll Bars you can get? Cool or too bling/flash? Just been offered some for £100.....
Maybe you should try £75....:

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/MERCEDES-B...item43aa3ead6d
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Our ebay has them for about $121.00 from the racing guys. Just found them out there. I imagine they aren't hard to put on?
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They are not, there is a complete DIY somewhere around here.


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Try this:

http://www.chromline.de/out/oxbasesh...0-buegel-e.pdf


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Got it, saved it, thanks a bunch!
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I'm already thinking of doing this, but because my car is black I'm planning to do the black chrome shadow effect that dupli color offers after I purchase the chrome bars.
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What??? black chrome shadow effect?? show us please..


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What??? black chrome shadow effect?? show us please..
Haha, I'm still planning it, I don't know yet how much the chrome bars are gonna cost me including the importation costs. But here's the you tube video of the black chrome shadow. You can also do this on the chrome emblems. I already tried it and it works on the emblem.

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Now THAT is amazing..what a neat and clean effect ty for sharing, didn't mean to hijack the thread.


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If you like bling, why not?
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I just bought a used set for mine , got them re-polished , just trying to work up the energy and find the time to fit them !!
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I've ordered some of those cheap ones from eBay.

Will report on quality and ease of fitment when they arrive and when I have strength enough in my arm to do the job.

Shall I turn it into a DIY?

Here's the eBay link again.
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Even though they look like chrome, they may just be polished aluminum. The pictures up close show they are shiny, but the pics at a distance they loose that sparkle.

I really hope they turn out exactly like you want! You will be so pleased and get so many compliments from others!


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Even though they look like chrome, they may just be polished aluminum. .. .. ..
According to the ad, they're SS.






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You are right(as usual) they are stainless steel, I was thinking of my kitchen faucet, that's polished aluminum! (don't ask me why)


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