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Old 07-31-2014, 03:31 PM
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Powder coated my stockers

car came with chrome wheels and i'm not a fan (plus one of them was the wrong style, old owner had never realized when he replaced it when he bent a rim).

I ended up ordering a new set on ebay and got them powdercoated (no one wanted to strip the old chrome ones).

It's a anthracite with metallic flake and clear coated
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Old 07-31-2014, 03:32 PM
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trying to decide what I want to do centercap wise...
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Old 07-31-2014, 04:51 PM
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Nice . Stick with classic BMW caps
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Old 07-31-2014, 05:00 PM
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That's what I'm leaning towards but also thinking black bmw caps
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Old 07-31-2014, 07:20 PM
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Nice finish. Go with the BMW center caps for sure.


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Old 07-31-2014, 08:28 PM
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The only thing driving me nuts about the stock caps is the light grey ring plastic ring on the edge. Actually sitting in the yard letting the plastic dip dry on it now. Painting that little sliver black.
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Old 07-31-2014, 08:38 PM
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First745, did you use to post on acurazine?
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Old 07-31-2014, 09:21 PM
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Powder coated my stockers

I don't think so, why?
I do have a TL-S I've searched the forum but don't think I really participated.

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Old 08-03-2014, 09:46 PM
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That looks great! I've been debating on powder coating my stock wheels since I do not want aftermarket wheels. I think im going to do it.
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Old 08-03-2014, 10:07 PM
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Yea, I didn't want to go through the hassle of bigger wheels. Car has good tires on it I basically paid nothing for the car and don't anticipate haven't it for long. So this was a simple solution. Except now I think I really want to lower it. Never owned a car I hadn't atleast put springs on.
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Dude, you havvvve to lower it


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Old 08-04-2014, 05:32 PM
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how much have you lowered yours? any issues with your 22's rubbing? Also, what lowering kit?
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Old 08-04-2014, 05:32 PM
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+1 bmw center caps
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Old 08-05-2014, 08:14 AM
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i did bmw center caps, painted that oustide plastic trim piece on them black, looks good. will snap some pictures
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