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Old 06-11-2013, 10:35 PM   #1
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White letters on tires

Yay or nay, I got some tire mark chalk to see how it looks and so that it's easily removable and why it's not the best work.






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Old 06-11-2013, 10:54 PM   #2
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Old 06-11-2013, 11:17 PM   #3
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Most definitely no.
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Also not a fan. However, i once saw a pretty kick ass MKIII with Orange-y letters on the side wall. But my fofo is faaaaaaar from being able to pull off something like that. =P
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I dunno. I'm neutral on it. depends on the tire, depends on the car. I like it on my Toyota.
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I always liked the letters visible on truck tires, but not cars. I think it's mainly because trucks can have a boat load of sidewall and the letters help break up the area.
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On trucks it's ok but on low profile tires it doesn't work.
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If the lettering was larger, uniform on both sides, and like RonMaiden said, on low profile tires. That's the only way I really see it working.

I also read that white tire paint doesn't really hold up well and looks pretty crummy after awhile. So there's the maintenance portion of it.

I do love white lettering though, I think it looks tough and rally style.
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nay on those tires/wheel/car combo...just doesnt flow in its current setup.

I also think that the look isnt easily pulled off. theindustrialist has done it well, he gets a big thumbs up from me on it:



the tire/wheel combo really helps and his ride height finishes off the look
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nay on those tires/wheel/car combo...just doesnt flow in its current setup.

I also think that the look isnt easily pulled off. theindustrialist has done it well, he gets a big thumbs up from me on it:



the tire/wheel combo really helps and his ride height finishes off the look
Yeah, my higher sidewall and small letters don't look right.



Thanks for the input everyone!
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