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Old 04-05-2009, 03:20 PM   #1
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What to do with my peeling rims?

I've got a set of 18" Enkei RS7's, and about a month after I got them the paint on the inside of the wheels started peeling off in pretty big chunks. Its a manufacturer defect, and Enkei said they would replace them, if they still have a set left (that wheel got replaced in their lineup this year). The catch is that I have to pay to ship them back, which is gonna cost at least $150 and upwards of $200 to $250. Because of the accident, I can't afford this, and so what do yall think i should do with em?

They're brand new, so it seems like a shame to strip em down and repaint em, so should i just paint the inside a different color? Or bite the bullet and do a full repaint? I love the color tho :( anthracite is awesome. Any ideas are welcome!


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will they send you some of the paint they use? i dono just puttin it out there..pics? id like to see 18's on a focus :)
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Good thought, its worth asking. Probably not something they can send though. ANd i'll put up pics later
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