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Painting wheels and need suggestions

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by tacohound, Jan 5, 2012.

  1. Jan 5, 2012 at 6:33 PM
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    tacohound

    tacohound [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I have a metallic grey doublecab and was thinking of painting the wheels to a darker color, what do you guys think would look better.

    1. metallic
    2. black
    3. dark bronze
     
  2. Jan 5, 2012 at 6:39 PM
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    TACK

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  3. Jan 5, 2012 at 6:40 PM
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    KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    Bronze
     
  4. Jan 5, 2012 at 6:53 PM
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    zul

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    Black or that dark grey gunmetal color. Like the Anthracite FJ rims.
     
  5. Jan 6, 2012 at 5:04 AM
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    randallxl

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  6. Jan 6, 2012 at 5:15 AM
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    black or gunmetal
     
  7. Jan 6, 2012 at 7:25 AM
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    Ivan

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    how are you going to paint them? I want to do the same things with my truck
     
  8. Jan 6, 2012 at 4:17 PM
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    i was going to use duplicolor wheel paint, prolly outer painted black and the center cap painted bronze, thanks everyone
     
  9. Feb 27, 2012 at 5:55 PM
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    orangedevil37

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    have you painted the wheels yet? if so pics?
     
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