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I was wondering if anyone here knows if the sedan and the koup have the same size of door handles? I noticed on ebay that they sell chrome handle covers for the sedan but not the koup. I asked one of the sellers about the koup and they replied that they "think" they are the same size and he would sell two of them to me cheaper. I am not convinced they are the same size at this point. Do any of you know? I know one member at least owns both sedan and koup here.:confused:
 

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I was wondering if anyone here knows if the sedan and the koup have the same size of door handles? I noticed on ebay that they sell chrome handle covers for the sedan but not the koup. I asked one of the sellers about the koup and they replied that they "think" they are the same size and he would sell two of them to me cheaper. I am not convinced they are the same size at this point. Do any of you know? I know one member at least owns both sedan and koup here.:confused:
I have chrome handle on mine that I would gladly exchange for copperhead one!!!!
 

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I was wondering if anyone here knows if the sedan and the koup have the same size of door handles? I noticed on ebay that they sell chrome handle covers for the sedan but not the koup. I asked one of the sellers about the koup and they replied that they "think" they are the same size and he would sell two of them to me cheaper. I am not convinced they are the same size at this point. Do any of you know? I know one member at least owns both sedan and koup here.:confused:
Kia goes through all the trouble to black out everything on the Koup and you want chrome door handles?
 

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That’s weird because I am pretty sure all the US models handles match the car color. I also want to change that But I think I will go with CF. I would like to do a few subtle CF exterior mods nothing over the top. I would love to find the front lip from that Montreal car show car in CF. http://www.forteforums.com/forums/forte-koup-pictures-videos/263-red-koup-montreal-auto-show.html and a CF lip spoiler which I have already seen. That would be about all I would do. Along with the door handles which I have seen as well but also only sold for the sedan in a set of 4. If anyone else is interested in CF door handles and the sedan and koup are the same I would be willing to sell the other 2 or go in half’s on them.http://www.koreanautoimports.com/store/product_info.php?cPath=30_303_304&products_id=3886
 

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I agree except for the door handle since im from canada and I have the chrome door handles :p

anyone know where to bought the front lips from the mtl autoshow ??
 

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PharaohKoup, you're right about the US models having the doorhandles that match the color of the paint. Only the SX models in Canada have the chrome handles. I have the SX Sedan in Canada and really love the chrome door handles. Mine is in titanium color so the chrome looks really good.
 

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I have an EX Koup in Canada and it came with the chrome door handles. I like the look.
 

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The Sedans or Koups have chrome in Canada? My point was that unlike the sedan, the Koup has exterior trim blacked out where it's bright on the Sedans. I never said the door handles were black.

So, why would you want to add chrome bling to it?
 

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Yeah the Koups here have the chrome handles. But i see your point.

Thank god they didn't add the chrome around the windows like they do for the Honda's
 

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so can you get the US koup in flat or glossy black trim? I assume your talking about the paint on the front of the car around the grill and fog lights. I have a Koup SX in corsa blue and thats the only black on my car and its very glossy. even the black on the rims is glossy. But I agree I dont think I personally would like crome. That being said... I am sure some wouldnt like carbon fiber either. I have said it before people have different taste.
 

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Yes, look at the Koup compared to the sedan...all the black used on the Koup front end, the grill outline being blacked out....the wheels. To go and add a lot of aftermarket chrome to that won't look right.

People do have different tastes, but this car has a more European look than Asian, IMO. It won't look good riced out...as if that ever looks like anything but crap.
 

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I'm getting a red Koup by the end of the month and I don't know if I'll want to keep the chrome handles that it will come with. If you've got black or red handles there's a possibility that I may decide to swap. Just thought I'd put that idea out there for consideration.
 
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