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Do you mind if I call you about the setup that you have? My truck is currently in the paint stage at the factory and should be here in a few weeks. I love your setup but have a few questions.

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Old 02-23-2013, 11:54 AM
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Those look sweet!!! You thinking about removing the black pillar tape? for a nice clean look?
You know, there are days when I've actually plugged in my heat gun ready to take them off and stopped in my tracks.

I just think, at the time, it'll be too much white exposed.

I don't know..... I may just say "fugg it" and pull them off soon.

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Old 02-23-2013, 12:02 PM
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Looks awesome man. I had those wheels in 17" on a 12inch lift and absolutely loved the way they looked. I found a certain wheel cleaner too that made them sparkle.
You know, these are the second pair of the same wheel/tire combo I've owned in the last two vehicles, so I'm a little familar with them. They are not the esiest wheels to keep clean, but they are FAR from the worst I've seen/had.

I really had no major issue cleaning them before BUT I'm always open to suggestions, so please tell.

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Old 02-23-2013, 12:43 PM
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You know, these are the second pair of the same wheel/tire combo I've owned in the last two vehicles, so I'm a little familar with them. They are not the esiest wheels to keep clean, but they are FAR from the worst I've seen/had.

I really had no major issue cleaning them before BUT I'm always open to suggestions, so please tell.

Well when I bought mine they already had miles and wear on them.

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When I got my rims they looked horrible. I sprayed them down with this and within 3-4 sprays they looked brand new. Just make sure not to get it on your hands, it'll literally burn the snot out of them. It will burn your nose and make your eyes water just spraying it. But it literally makes them sparkle like new. Just spray on, let sit for 30 seconds (I think) and then powerwash off.. It took surface rust, decay, brake dust, and mud right off without rubbing at all.

Note: If you leave on to long i think it could damage them, so make sure to pay attention when using!
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You know, these are the second pair of the same wheel/tire combo I've owned in the last two vehicles, so I'm a little familar with them. They are not the esiest wheels to keep clean, but they are FAR from the worst I've seen/had.

I really had no major issue cleaning them before BUT I'm always open to suggestions, so please tell.

opti coat them...then they will clean with soap and water...and maybe even a good burst with water only.

if your not into opticoat, but still looking for great protection, collonite 845.

for cleaning dirty brake dust caked rims (typically un protected), sonax wheel cleaner or p21s wheel cleaning gel...best products.
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What a sharp look! I ordered a 2013 with air suspension...I regret that now! With air suspension, I doubt any modifications like this are possible.
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If I ever lifted I would want my truck to look exactly like this. Rep points for a great looking truck and write up and info.

I think you should leave the B pillar tape. Especially with front tint. All black from A to C pillar looks good.
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Can you tell us if the tires have a "humm" about them on the road? Curious about fuel mileage when you have time to evaluate. I'm still amazed at how good the truck looks!!
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Changes the entire look of the truck. Crazy what wheels can do
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