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I think it came out really nice.

before

gonna add it to the diy as well. http://****************.com/smile/emthup.gif
 

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Re: painted the wheels... (DannyC2005)

duplicolor. black enamel. Check the DIY on the 8th page for my write up.
 

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Re: painted the wheels... (2.slow_GTi)

look good man i'm painting some rims myself with the same stuff except with glossy black .looked good untill i for some reason sanded down the first coat a little now it looks like crap so it looks like i'm ganna have to redo them
o well i'll have some pics up soon
 

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Re: painted the wheels... (ThisAin'tNoCivic)

^^^^^^ i totally agree...i like them way better before, but your choice. i wouldnt have messed with them. the paint looks all texurized and not good sorry but i gotta give it the http://****************.com/smile/emthdown.gif
 

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Re: painted the wheels... (VRBTCHCAR)

gonna be goin on this car:

i know they could have come out better...but my car is pretty ghetto all over. I'm just experimenting with differnt things not really my primary car. I'm concentrating more on this: '01 2.7T A6 only 31k on the clock. http://****************.com/smile/emthup.gif

 

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Re: painted the wheels... (achtungti)

2.7t, droool. i like the wheels how they are, they look good on your car
 

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Re: painted the wheels... (2.slow_GTi)

I was going to do this, but the amount of sanding involved between coats scared me (to do it right).
Especially the clearcoat sanding, which I need more practice at....
 

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Re: painted the wheels... (4thChirpinGTI)

i think they look alright....the pics prolly dont make them look as good as they really do...
 
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