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Old 05-04-2011, 09:55 PM   #1
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a picture is worth a thousand words alright however all i can say is why on earth would you want your car painted the same florecent orange and a counstruction sign?!?!?!?!?!


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Well, they will see you coming.
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bahaha i saw that one on ebay a good while ago! or at least one damn near the same!

id drive it
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It needs a dual dayglow yellow racing stripe.
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i dont think it looks that bad
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That'* burnt orange man. Learn your color wheel!

Tons of GMs come in that color from the factory.
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he wont have any trouble finding it in a parking lot anyway
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That'* burnt orange man. Learn your color wheel!

Tons of GMs come in that color from the factory.
that is not GMs sunset orange metallic, i have the rear bumper cover to my friends 04 GP GT in the shed waiting to be put on that is sunset orange and in the sun it looks nothing like that road cone
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I had a van painted burnt orange years ago and it'* not that color. Burnt orange is a much darker nearly bronze color. I would describe that as a sunset orange.
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i'll get a pic on the rear bumper i have in the sun for comparison. but i still think that poor SSEi is a damn road cone
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