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      12-05-2012, 01:09 PM   #5
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Drives: '11 E92 M3 DCT
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Originally Posted by dmppdx View Post
It would be much cheaper and easier to find someone who would be willing to trade with you for orignal silver wheels. Also, the factory silver is fairly hard to duplicate, so you would likely not be happy with the results if you tried to get them put back to original condition.
Agreed. Powder coating is not exactly easy to remove. I've had it done to a part for my bike. It was gloss powder and I wanted matte. It took serious sand blasting as well as soaking in chemicals for a week and still didn't remove all of the powder. I would highly suggest against heavy sandblasting on wheels.

11' E92 M3 Space Grey | DCT | ESS VT2- 625 | Gintani Race (valved) + Quad Res Catless X-Pipe | KW Sleeve's | GC Camber Plates|Arkym Diffuser | Vorsteiner VRS Lip | P3 Boost Guage | Stud Conversion
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