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Help with Wheel Painting

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by Taco76087, Oct 27, 2010.

  1. Oct 27, 2010 at 12:40 PM
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    Taco76087

    Taco76087 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I am in the process of painting my extra set of TRD Offroad wheels. Anyway, the paint ran really bad, and I used paint thinner to wipe it up :(, now I cannot get the paint to stick in that area. I have used Dawn, grease and wax remover, and sanding, but it just cracks up, what can I do? I am ready to just go get them powder coated, but dont know if it will stick with the Paint Thinner problem

    Help is appreciated

    Thanks
     
  2. Oct 27, 2010 at 12:53 PM
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    Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free 1983 - 2015... It was a good run

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    Yes! This should remove any residue left by the paint thinner.
     
  3. Oct 27, 2010 at 1:03 PM
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    Taco76087

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    Thanks guys, I'll Sand them down and spray with brake cleaner, then get them blasted and powder coated.
     
  4. Oct 28, 2010 at 7:57 PM
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    OmahaStylee

    OmahaStylee Beating Anorexia since 1976

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    ^ yeah, what he said.

    blast 'em!
     
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