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Old 03-31-2014, 08:53 PM   #11
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Do it pro or it will look cheap
That's just not true. Most people are capable of a professional quality paint job with some education, practice, and time
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Old 04-01-2014, 07:19 AM   #12
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Since no one actually offered a real solution yet to OP's question...

I used Duplicolor wheel paint on my winter rims (2000 Taurus rims) an went with a gunmetal grey. It took 1 can of paint for 4 wheels and half a can of clear. If you take your time and follow directions it will come out really good. I did mine for the first time ever and it was enough to make the techs at the dealership think I had new rims when I brought my snow tires to be mounted.

So far the paint has held up nicely over the past 2 winters. I only have 2 scratch in the paint where I accidentally hit the rim with a snow shovel that had a metal tip.

The paint was pretty cheap at Advance Auto.
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Sweet thank you, I appreciate the info!
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