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Old 01-11-2004, 10:19 PM   #1
SVT2059
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Question Painting Silver STi wheels Gold?

Has anyone tried painting Silver STi wheels Gold?

Looking at getting an STi in Feb and all of the nearby dealers only has silver rims.
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Old 01-11-2004, 10:22 PM   #2
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so make them order one come on man doen't paint them they will never come out right
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Old 01-11-2004, 10:36 PM   #3
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Swap rims with someone else gold rims who wanted silver. There used to be people on here that did it when they first came out. Or you could always just sell them here in the private classifieds or on ebay and buy gold ones.
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Old 01-11-2004, 11:44 PM   #4
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someone offered to switch gold for my silvers pm me if yer interested
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Old 01-12-2004, 07:50 AM   #5
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You could also ask the dealer to order the gold wheels and just swap them.
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Old 01-12-2004, 12:36 PM   #6
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dont paint your BBS rims. theyre bbs's for godsake. and you are going to be paying for something that wont look as good as the real gold bbs. all the effort to sell your rims and buy silver ones will be well worth it if you really want gold rims.
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