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Painting rims....
Published by 335i101
09-09-2011
Painting rims....

Anyone know how to do it??
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By monkey_wrench on 09-09-2011, 06:59 AM
I've seen DIY videos on plasticoating wheels....
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By Vesar on 09-09-2011, 07:14 AM
Here is a good DIY
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By 335i101 on 09-15-2011, 09:06 PM
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By manu328 on 09-16-2011, 09:07 PM
Check into getting them powdercoated.... Better results
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By WhiteBimmer818 on 10-24-2011, 02:37 PM
i suggest using plastidip (you can get it from any local home depot) i did mine myself it was very easy you just spray and when it drys it turns into a plastic like material and you can peel it off whenever you want but best way to remove it is to use high pressure water.. <br><img src="http://i861.photobucket.com/albums/ab178/dolllllfacex/Haruts%20Pics/IMAG0110-1.jpg"><br>
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By E90MIA on 10-24-2011, 06:49 PM
you can do simply plastidip or if you want a color thats not blue,red, white, or matte black then what you can do is put a couple coats of plastidip then after spray normal spraypaint over it in which ever color you want. havent done this on rims but ive heard it stays fine
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By medusacomp on 10-27-2011, 05:41 PM
I just saw a video on youtube on how you can wrap them with vinyl
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By 335 oClock on 10-27-2011, 10:53 PM
home depot
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By Ronnie_TO on 12-04-2011, 04:52 AM
I just Plasti-Dip painted my rims.
Took the stock 16" that came with my car and gave each rim 3 coats.
Came out really great, with that black matte look.
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By John 328i on 12-13-2011, 08:16 PM
Honestly,,,,don't do it. It's a factory thing and eventually the paint WILL chip.
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By swickings on 03-28-2013, 02:29 AM
Does anyone have pictures of Plasti-Dip rims?
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By pratan158 on 03-28-2013, 03:20 AM
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Originally Posted by swickings
Does anyone have pictures of Plasti-Dip rims?
Here is mine. Didn't do a good job coz of the weather but it looks alright tho. Not too bad but not like super great...

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