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Old 03-28-2013, 02:35 PM   #6061
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I tried to have them replace them, but the dealership refused. At the time, only one of the rims was showing peeling, so they replaced that one.

After a while, they all did it again. I asked the dealer again and they said no. I didnt even feel like dealing with it at the time so I said screw it.

These rims were on my moms 2009, and we swapped rims with my 2006 right after she got it. Taking them to the dealer was a pain as I had to swap them back and forth.

Id like to powdercoat them, but I dont know anyone that can do it. The local place wanted an amount I couldnt afford...
Unfortunate, but maybe it's just time paint them yourself? Buy some wheel paint at Autozone and go for it. It won't look as nice as the OEM finish but there doesn't seem to be another affordable alternative.
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Old 03-28-2013, 07:57 PM   #6062
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I have a buddy here that coats but its a long way and wouldn't save you anything, UNLESS for some reason you find yourself in Portland from time to time. He's usually 40 per wheel under a 20" plus blasting.
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Old 03-29-2013, 09:37 PM   #6063
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I got my h&r cup kit on today. What do you guys think?

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Old 03-29-2013, 09:56 PM   #6064
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Looks nice!
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Old 03-30-2013, 10:39 AM   #6065
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Looks a lot better!
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Old 03-30-2013, 11:49 AM   #6066
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itwill settle more with driving
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Old 04-01-2013, 09:41 AM   #6067
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hey guys. how is everyone doing? its been a while for me. haha.

anyways my serpentine belt broke on the way home saturday from seattle... first time on a flat bed... yay lol
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Old 04-01-2013, 11:18 AM   #6068
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That totally sucks! I have never had that happen.
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Old 04-01-2013, 12:04 PM   #6069
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Boo... I towed my car 4 times last year haha. Its pretty comfortable on a flatbed.

How's the hand feeling Chris?
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That's never fun, I remember when mine fell off. I drove it to Shane's lol
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