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Painted Wheels

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by archerytarget, Dec 12, 2008.

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Have you painted your wheels black?

  1. Yes

    127 vote(s)
    33.0%
  2. No

    258 vote(s)
    67.0%
  1. Jun 5, 2010 at 8:48 PM
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    foxmx258

    foxmx258 Active Member

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    I want to paint mine. What are the steps of doing this. And is it hard to get the paint off if i screw up or dont like it?
     
  2. Jul 13, 2010 at 7:50 PM
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    ARBman

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    so those are stock rims right
     
  3. Jul 13, 2010 at 8:10 PM
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    Cobhc

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    Interior: Ecometer, Pioneer Avic F-900BT. Under The Hood: TRD Cold Air Intake, Painted Engine Cover. Exterior: Heavy Tints, OEM Roof Rack, Painted Wheels, Dual Exhaust Flowmaster 50 Series, Tail Light Guards, Avid LightBar with KC 775 Lights, BakFlip F1 Tonneau Cover, AMP Research Bed Xtender HD, OEM Bed Mat, GoRhino Hitch Step, Vent Visors, Blacked Out Emblems, 3" Carbon Fiber Antenna...
    Yea those are the 17" stock rims that come with the TRD Sport.
     
  4. Nov 26, 2010 at 10:03 AM
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    Sherman

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  5. Oct 1, 2011 at 6:33 AM
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    huntark03

    huntark03 I'd rather be hunting!

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    Powdercoated. Check my build for pics.
     
  6. Oct 1, 2011 at 2:58 PM
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    TACOMABOSS

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    painted mine [​IMG]
     
  7. Oct 1, 2011 at 4:35 PM
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    Blackdawg

    Blackdawg Dr. Frankenstein

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    Hey i did a write up on how to paint your rims. I am so glad it did too. There are lots of pics and tips in it. Check my sig :cool:
     
  8. Oct 5, 2011 at 6:58 AM
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    TIPICOTACO

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    just plasti-dipped my wheel center caps. I like it!

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  9. Jun 5, 2013 at 7:17 PM
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    somethinboutayota

    somethinboutayota Dorthy left Kansas for a reason

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    I want to paint mine but mine have some sort of plastic or glue shit thrown all over my rims and i cant get it off :mad: If i paint them without getting this crap off it will look like crap
     
  10. Jun 5, 2013 at 7:18 PM
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    NetDep

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    I think the personality of the truck makes the difference - I like the look (mine are powdercoated 20% gloss) and have gone for the "subdued" look all around.

    Good luck with yours!!

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