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      05-15-2008, 10:46 PM   #1
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19" rims painted alpine white?????

the black rims look great on the alpine white m3.. but i wanna see a pic with the 19" painted white to match the car. I think that would look really good but im too scared to try it before i see it first.
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I would try it. Might look a little too ricy though...
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      05-16-2008, 12:11 AM   #3
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hmmmm I don't know man.
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Sounds a bit off
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definitely not, the black is nice but i don't think the white will look to good
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I think it might be hard to make that look good unless you are rick ross.
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      05-16-2008, 12:48 AM   #7
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Just say no
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i thought about gunmetalling them or matte blacking them out.. but white??
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      05-16-2008, 06:14 AM   #9
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I definitely wouldn't do it... and although I like black rims, on the white car it makes it look just a bit too much like a racecar to me, seems to lose a little of the class a BMW has. I like the idea of gunmetalling that sounds interesting. I think it would've been cool if the 19" rims weren't polished aluminum, but maybe brushed aluminum, something a little less shiny.
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would you really want to maintain white wheels? The 19's are a pain to clean as is.
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please DONT do it. will look bad - they will always look dirty too.
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      05-21-2008, 01:39 PM   #12
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i thought about gunmetalling them or matte blacking them out..
I was thinking the same thing. Powdercoat, or paint? I'm afraid that paint will chip.
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