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      04-01-2006, 04:04 AM   #1
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Curbed and sulking.

Ok.

I got too close to a curb trying to make a right and I scuffed the lip edge of the OEM alloy rim on my month old E90 325i. I want to fix it.

Can anyone suggest a place or mobile repair service in the LA area to fix it? I checked on-line and Velvet Touch Wheel Services would be great, but they're south of me.

Any help or suggestions would really be appreciated.
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I feel your pain. I did the exact same thing around 1 month after owning my car. I was so used to running over things with my SUV.

Here's a nice little fix-it yourself article that was linked in a previous post:

http://www.bmwtips.com/tipsntricks/w...uff-repair.htm
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Thanks so much. I too, had an SUV and had the same thoughts while making the turn. Did you end up doing this yourself? How did it come out?
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