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Old 06-23-2004, 01:39 AM   #1
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Default STI wheel paint chips have any?

Okay , i just found 2 paint chips in my gold 05 STI wheels car has 1700 miles.How many of you have chips on your wheels and do they have a touch up available at the subaru stealership?
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Old 06-23-2004, 03:08 AM   #2
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I have never gotten chips on my wheels, but I'd like to know too in case it ever does happen.
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Old 06-23-2004, 03:33 AM   #3
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I have a few chips as well. Would love to know also!
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Old 06-23-2004, 10:48 AM   #4
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I have chipson my wheels too! and the nuckleheads that put on the locking lugs for the first time also removed some of the paint in that area with their air gun.
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Old 06-23-2004, 11:19 AM   #5
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no chips here yet @ 7.5k
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Old 09-23-2004, 08:24 PM   #6
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no chips but I have scratches to fill in. Any word of touch-up paint?
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Old 10-15-2004, 01:00 PM   #7
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I read somewhere on here to use Nail Polish that matches pretty damn close to our gold wheels. I will look for some after work. I guess I'll bring my GF and let her buy it so I don't look ghey.
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Old 10-15-2004, 02:16 PM   #8
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[edit]...nevermind, didn't notice the thread was several months old[/edit]
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