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Old 12-02-2009, 04:27 PM
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i wanted a really easy and cheap project to do. painting my rims made my nasty old wheels look sick. all i did was cleaned them off with soap and water. then i used 80 grit paper to scuff the wheels and remove any rust. next i sprayed it with a prep-solvent and let it dry. after i taped off the tire i put on 2 coats of black primer. finally i sprayed 3 coats of gloss black rustoleum paint from a rattle can.
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Looks good and clean. Black a preference for the rims. A pic with them on the truck would be good as well.
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Rims look good . Need some bigger tires now .
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Man those are sharp!
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Looks good, Post a pic of the whole truck now like bones suggested
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Looks good! Do you have any plans to get them center caps black as well? Maybe match you truck color even, Red center caps? And deffinately a "whole picture" picture.
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Looks great.
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Good job jg! Looking forward to some more pics
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Wow, a nice and simple mod, maybe this should be added to the 'cheap mod' thread. Looks great man!
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Looks like new!

I gotta paint my buddies Pontiac Vibe wheels for him next spring. I will try this procedure and see how it goes.

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