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Discussion in 'Wheels & Tires' started by pinktaco808, Aug 19, 2010.

  1. Aug 19, 2010 at 10:09 PM
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    i wanted to paint my rims what the cheapest way???? i wanted to paintem black...

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    any suggestion brands and cost???
     
  2. Aug 19, 2010 at 10:12 PM
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    get some rustoleum black satin spray paint and some black primer. before u start tht though, u have to sand off the rims first. It should be about 10 dollars for all tht
     
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  4. Aug 19, 2010 at 10:23 PM
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    will the paint stick or will it chip???

    also do i have to the rustoleum automotive paint or dont matter as long as it for metal right???
     
  5. Aug 19, 2010 at 10:25 PM
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    It will stick. I applied three coats of the spray paint after the primer. It hasnt chipped. And the spraypaint tht i used was just normal paint not automotive
     
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    you got a picture of the cans to make it easier thanks
     
  7. Aug 19, 2010 at 10:32 PM
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    Just go onto my profile and go to my pictures. I have a pic of the spraypaint i used and u use around 220 grit sandpaper
     
  8. Aug 19, 2010 at 10:47 PM
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    what about the primer can you used??? i seen so many different ones on the shelf???
     
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    thanks for the help though
     
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    i just found some normal black primer and used it. Nothin specific
     
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    it dont matter any cheap black primer right??? thanks
     
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    yea man no problem thts pretty much it
     
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    ok just trying to save some money......

    but when i paint my x runner rims im gonna use duplicolor is that the best??? the rim paint and clear???
     
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    yea u can use tht. it should be fine
     
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    is there better things out there let me know man learning as i go
     
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    the guy that let me kno what to get is on here too...Zeeya2000. he has pictures on one of his threads of the spraypaint and primer he used plus pics of his rims afterward. I jus did it the way he told me to. Go check it out if u want more than one opinion
     
  17. Aug 19, 2010 at 11:35 PM
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    ok thanks
     
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    yep thts pretty much it dude
     
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