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post #1 of 4 Old 12-08-2013, 05:57 PM Thread Starter
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mirror caps vs mirror covers?

we all know the m performance carbon fiber mirror caps cost 700 (350 each) The carbon fiber mirror covers are much cheaper and look the same. But will I be able to see my blue paint under the cover if the hard cover just sticks to the top of the cap?
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post #2 of 4 Old 07-27-2014, 06:46 PM
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I purchased a set of replacement caps off of eBay for $249.00. I inquired prior to purchase if they were "just like OEM" and they of course replied "yes", guess what - they were right!!! The company is called emnotek motorsports. If you would like for me to take a pic and send it your way prior to making a decision - just let me know.
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post #3 of 4 Old 07-27-2014, 10:50 PM
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Im curious to see what those look like. Im thinking about installing some carbon fiber ones.
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post #4 of 4 Old 07-28-2014, 07:29 AM
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Pictures Please... Here ya Go...

Excellent question. I've attached both the OEM and the aftermarket items as a reference.
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File Type: jpg Carbon Fiber Mirror Cap.JPG (107.6 KB, 15 views)
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