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View Poll Results: Stripe Or No Stripe
Stripe 14 63.64%
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Old July 1st, 2012, 09:11 PM   #1
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Stripe Or No Stripe?

My Boxster was just painted and I've got 90 days while the paint cures to decide whether or not I want to put the PORSCHE stripe back on. I was set to have it installed until I saw the car freshly painted and now I'm undecided. Your thoughts please.
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Old July 2nd, 2012, 11:01 AM   #2
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Go for it! It looks good on the silver.
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Old July 2nd, 2012, 01:40 PM   #3
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It did look good with the stripe on it so I'd say go for it again unless you like the naked look better.
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Old July 3rd, 2012, 06:59 AM   #4
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It did look good with the stripe on it so I'd say go for it again unless you like the naked look better.
Tom I'm just curious how others view it. The two body and paint guys at Dibble's said they liked the naked look and my mechanic there said he liked the stripe. I thought it was an interesting correlation.
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Old July 3rd, 2012, 07:17 AM   #5
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Tom I'm just curious how others view it. The two body and paint guys at Dibble's said they liked the naked look and my mechanic there said he liked the stripe. I thought it was an interesting correlation.
I know in my case I'm generally not a fan of it but on your car it did look good. I'd say if you were happy with it before the paint job to get it done again.

A lot of it has to do with the color of the car and on Silver or White I think it's probably good but on a darker color I think plain is the way to go.
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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:06 PM   #6
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Well it's interesting that the poll is tied and I'm in the same spot. I like both now that I've seen the car repainted. Perhaps in the end I'll flip a coin.
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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:20 PM   #7
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You could always do a single side
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Old July 18th, 2012, 06:36 PM   #8
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lol that was my thought too, tom. just do one side..........
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Old July 19th, 2012, 07:02 AM   #9
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I actually almost put that in my post. LOL! Or I could put POR on one side and SCHE on the other and maybe people would pronounce it right.
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Old July 19th, 2012, 08:45 AM   #10
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I agree that the stripe looks better on light colors. There is a Speed Yellow Boxster I see around town with the "Boxster" strip and I think it looks good. It reminds me of a P-Car I used to drive.

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