BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > M3 (E90 / E92 / E93) > Regional Forums > UK
 
Strasse Wheels
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      04-12-2010, 12:55 AM   #1
grantuk36
New Member
0
Rep
20
Posts

 
Drives: 08 M3 Coupe
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Cambridge UK

iTrader: (0)

Painted wheels?

Hi guys, Am thinking of painting wheels a darker colour but not sure how dark to go! Am guessing either gloss or matt black or maybe dark grey. All pics would be very helpful! Cheers :-)
Appreciate 0
      04-16-2010, 05:10 PM   #2
hugehead
Lieutenant
hugehead's Avatar
United Kingdom
4
Rep
468
Posts

 
Drives: E90 M3
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: manchester

iTrader: (5)

Garage List
here my old car with the "smoked chrome" powder coating on the wheels

http://s17.photobucket.com/albums/b6...t=IMG_0248.jpg
Appreciate 0
      04-25-2010, 01:58 AM   #3
JOHNBMWM5
Live for today tomorrow never comes
JOHNBMWM5's Avatar
United Kingdom
85
Rep
5,348
Posts

 
Drives: 2015 M6 GC CP
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: UK

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by grantuk36 View Post
Hi guys, Am thinking of painting wheels a darker colour but not sure how dark to go! Am guessing either gloss or matt black or maybe dark grey. All pics would be very helpful! Cheers :-)
Here's my "summer set", Metallic Black with Polished fronts.
Attached Images
   
Appreciate 0
      04-26-2010, 07:20 AM   #4
dar2008
Major
United Kingdom
20
Rep
1,019
Posts

 
Drives: e93 M3 Convertible!
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Bromley, UK

iTrader: (0)

Those wheels look great, am tempted to do the same to mine. Can I ask how much it cost, and what's quality of the black finish like up close?
__________________
It's arrived, e93 M3 Convertible: M-DCT, JzB / extended BB, and most of the options.
Appreciate 0
      04-26-2010, 09:46 AM   #5
Hayzi
Private First Class
Hayzi's Avatar
United Kingdom
2
Rep
159
Posts

 
Drives: 09 E92, BMW S1000 RR Bike
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: UK

iTrader: (0)

yeh they look good
Appreciate 0
      04-26-2010, 11:00 AM   #6
JOHNBMWM5
Live for today tomorrow never comes
JOHNBMWM5's Avatar
United Kingdom
85
Rep
5,348
Posts

 
Drives: 2015 M6 GC CP
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: UK

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by dar2008 View Post
Those wheels look great, am tempted to do the same to mine. Can I ask how much it cost, and what's quality of the black finish like up close?
BMW paid for it to be done as they had some trouble with my car and did this as way of "good will", however it costs 450.00 @ Pristine wheels; http://www.pristinealloywheels.co.uk/

The finish is superb. I wanted Metallic Black you can have any colour you like, they need the wheels though.
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:05 PM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST