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Painted my 17"s Graphite

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by bama trd, Jul 6, 2011.

  1. bama trd

    bama trd [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I saw what 11BSSG did to his 16" wheels , so I had to try it on the 17" Sport rims , I think it looks OK , got to get use to it. Also popped in the LED tail lights.

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  2. NLF

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    I like the grey on the white, looks nice.
     
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    AzogSS Well-Known Member

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    Looks really good!
     
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    BradleyScottETC Class IV Category 8 Elite VIP Member (Only)

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    That looks awesome, man! +1
     
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    TACODACKS Forging Elite Fitness

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    That's really sharp. Looks pretty good.
     
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    Looks great :thumbsup:
     
  7. krimson

    krimson Nothin

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    That's nice!
     
  8. Large Farva

    Large Farva Does this look like spit to you?

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    Was thinking the of doing the same thing to mine. Where did you get it done and how much did it cost ya?
     
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    YFZ_TRD 4Runner Pilot

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    Looks really good. Way better than painting the stockers black. It looks like a cheap spray paint job no matter what IMO.
     
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    Looks good. Are you lifted? I see your running 285/70R17 and wanting to do the same without a lift. Rubbing?
     
  11. moto932

    moto932 What's the matter, Colonel Sandurz? CHICKEN?

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    truck looks great! keep up the nice work :thumbsup:
     
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    Wow that makes the other wise boring sport wheels look real nice. Maybe i'll consider hanging on to the ones I took off and powder-coating them gray.
     
  13. bama trd

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    Did it myself , Wheel paint from Autozone , sanded them , wet sanded them , taped up the tires and sprayed several light coats , then I used the same brand of Wheel clearcoat .Got about $20 in them.
     
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    memario1214 Vivid Illumination Vendor

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    No ,I'm not lifted , bought the truck on May 5th with wheels already on it(other than that it was stock). The previous owner did trim the rear inside part of the front fender flares , and I do rub on the UCA's when turning sharp. Gonna wear these tires out ,then look at going with some more 285/70/17's but after installing some 5100's.
     
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    +2, great job! I dig it.
     
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    Im wanting to paint my sport rims black, ive been looking for the thread that shows the steps of how to do it. Can you post a link up of it. Thanks man
     
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    nice work..how well are they holding up?no chipping?
     
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    ajohnson Glamour Shot

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    I like it! Don't change it.
     
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    No chipping so far but highway use only , I very seldom go off road. The Wheel paint goes on really thick and I put several light coats and then sprayed them with Wheel Clearcoat.
     
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