it depends, i have black coupe, and ive done both setups. the clears looked fine, and i have no complaints. as long as they are filed, you will have no problems with the install (at least i didnt). with the painted, hell i was bored last week and just spray painted them (my old ambers) jet black, and they match pretty well. from a distance it looks great, but up close u can see what they mean by patchwork. all depends, up close, or far away, which do u care about most.
be careful with the clears, just make sure you're not like me and a few other people on this board who bought the clears first and cracked them, and then decided to go painted cuz we knew there wouldn't be any fitment issues
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