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      08-04-2010, 05:16 PM   #1
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Miro Hypersilver Touch-up Paint

Does anyone know where I can get the paint? I need to repair some curb rashes. I've already called Miro and **********s, they both don't know (how the hell does Miro themselves not know?..retarded)
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Just get rid of the Miros and get something else.
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i got touch up paint for my stock rims on my dodge magnum from http://www.touchuppaintonline.com. maybe you can email them and see if they have it, but since it's not stock, i am not sure if they have any way of matching it. you can probably check pep boys and try to match it.
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Just get rid of the Miros and get something else.
thinking about doing that...Miro's customer service is horrendous/nonexistent. Not buying their products again for sure.
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Does anyone know where I can get the paint? I need to repair some curb rashes. I've already called Miro and **********s, they both don't know (how the hell does Miro themselves not know?..retarded)
Unfortunately, Miro along with other wheel manufacturers like VMR don't have the paint codes handy. The actual factories have the control of what finish is applied and it actually changes slightly on occasion. The only people that I know of that have consistent paint codes are dealerships, body shops and the custom wheel companies who get powdercoating and painting done locally. I don't know of any cast wheel company (that we carry at least) who has touch up paint or their paint codes for that matter.

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Just get rid of the Miros and get something else.
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      08-05-2010, 11:32 AM   #6
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Unfortunately, Miro along with other wheel manufacturers like VMR don't have the paint codes handy. The actual factories have the control of what finish is applied and it actually changes slightly on occasion. The only people that I know of that have consistent paint codes are dealerships, body shops and the custom wheel companies who get powdercoating and painting done locally. I don't know of any cast wheel company (that we carry at least) who has touch up paint or their paint codes for that matter.



Play nice.
VMR does offer touch up paint, for Matte black, Hyper Silver, and Gunmetal.
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VMR does offer touch up paint, for Matte black, Hyper Silver, and Gunmetal.
Well at the time we asked for it, touch up paint was still "in the works."
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Ya its a recent thing, a few months or so
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Ya its a recent thing, a few months or so
is VMR hyper silver the same as Miro hyper silver? maybe i can wait for that to come out if they are the same
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Oh its already out, but only been out for a couple months is what I meant.

I dont know if its the same color, worth a try i guess
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there is no true touch up paint for hyper silver since it is a muti layer color layed over gloss black.
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I just had my Hyper Silver Miro 366 rims put on this morning and the installer scratched some paint off by the center cap and hit the curb when pulling it out of the shop. Not happy about either but he is getting the curb rashed fixed this week. He said for the scratch mercedes grey and silver matches the hyper silver of these rims perfectly. I'm going to pick it up this week, I'll let you know how I make out.
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there is no true touch up paint for hyper silver since it is a muti layer color layed over gloss black.
x2 that's basically what a guy who does wheel repair and powder coating told me when i asked if he could match the paint on my miros.
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Did that color ever match? I just scratched my Hyper Silver Miro 366 rims yesterday...needs to be fixed.

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Looking for Hyper Silver touchup paint for AG wheel, any ideas?
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