Originally Posted by W Cole
The shop claims they did not sand all the way through the powder and they believe the scratches can be polished out. It sure looks like I can see metal but we will see. They want me to drop off the wheels and they will send them out for polishing.
They said that sending them back to HRE would not be an option and if anything they would send out the wheels to their own powdercoater/do it in-house (wasn't clear on this point). Which is a bunch of bs. I could have taken my wheels to a local powdercoating shop but instead I borrowed a car and took two half days off work to drive them down to HRE to get the job done to OEM standards.
I'm confused. If they are such a big HRE dealer, why would they use someone else to refinish them?