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Polished rims

Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by htowntaco23, Nov 10, 2011.

  1. Nov 10, 2011 at 10:39 PM
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    htowntaco23

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    I have been looking at getting some new rims for my Tacoma and although I am a fan of black rims I do not really like how they blend in with the tire. Does anybody know of any polished rims that would look good on a black Tacoma? Thanks for your help
     
  2. Nov 11, 2011 at 7:25 AM
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    BLP

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    A lot of people say that polished is kinda hard to keep clean. Another option would be to get black with machined accents somewhere around the wheel to break up the all black.
     
  3. Nov 11, 2011 at 7:17 PM
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    chad68

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    Polished 16x8 Pro Comp 1069's 4" BS Nitto Mud Grapplers 305/70/16 Magnaflow & glasspack muffler Stainless tip K&N 63 series Aircharger Vent visors Autometer volt and dig. temp. gauge custom mounted Factory chrome rear bumper (not black factory, one) TRD pedal covers TRD skid plate Hurst T handle shift knob Rear Tint Clear bra on the sides Chrome extinguisher Icon non resi coilovers, ICON RR shocks, black seat covers. And some other crap
    Black can scratch easy and shows dirt, chrome can rust and is cheesy IMFUO and aluminum can tarnish.

    Aluminum is the easiset to fix yourself when they get dingy or scratched a little. Cheaper than re-chroming or re-painting.
     
  4. Nov 12, 2011 at 11:17 AM
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    htowntaco23

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    Do you know of any that look good. I heard pro comp makes some nice ones and maybe even dick cepeck.
     
  5. Nov 12, 2011 at 2:12 PM
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    chad68

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    Looks are subjective, so I can't answer that one.
     
  6. Nov 12, 2011 at 2:31 PM
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    Johns Taco

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    If you are completely uncertain, go to the photoshop thread. Have a perfect side view pic of your truck, and a couple of different wheels you are looking at with pics of them. The guys over there have helped out a lot of people with wheel decisions.
     
  7. Nov 12, 2011 at 3:48 PM
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    mytoyo2

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    go to tire rack you dont need a pict of the truck and they got plenty of rims to choose from
     
  8. Nov 12, 2011 at 4:00 PM
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    Johns Taco

    Johns Taco I'm not 4x4, and have an open diff. So i'm 4x1

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    +1 forgot about that, good call.
     
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