The red lighting instead of blue on the helmet definitely looks cool with the black , I'm sure it's the same on the back for health and stasis too. --- "If you don't stand behind our troops, please, feel free to stand in front of them."
I was checking Youtube to see if this guy had a video of his mod and I found another guy who's done something very similar but with green lights instead of red. Looks very good too, make sure to watch in 720 it makes a big difference. I don't get why developers do what they do, I would be willing to bet more people would want a black and silver advance suit over any of the color combos in the game.