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      12-27-2011, 04:17 PM   #1
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Refinished Look for the "Winter"

Decided to change the finish of my wheels and added some other small cosmetic mods just in time before the new season here in So Cal lol. Here's some before pics:









Previous thread:
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And the new refinished look:











Loving the new bronze look so far!
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      12-27-2011, 04:20 PM   #2
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Gotta say I like the old look 10x better.
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      12-27-2011, 04:25 PM   #3
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great shots!
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      12-27-2011, 04:32 PM   #4
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agreed...old look was much better IMHO. But if you're happy...thats what matters. Nice car!
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Looking good... ADV1 FTW
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      12-27-2011, 05:07 PM   #6
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      12-27-2011, 05:10 PM   #7
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i like both! I understand the desire to refresh every once in a while!
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      12-27-2011, 05:13 PM   #8
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new look looks like wheels are dirty from the brake dust... I like the old one better. To each his own though.
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I like it but I gotta say the old look is better.
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      12-27-2011, 05:26 PM   #10
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looks really nice. i also like the older look better.
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      12-27-2011, 05:30 PM   #11
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Looks great but I think I like the old look better
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Looking good as always

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Gotta say I like the old look 10x better.
Photos are nice, however, sorry to tell you I have to agree with THE TECH
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      12-27-2011, 05:58 PM   #14
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Car looks sharp.
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      12-27-2011, 06:44 PM   #15
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Gotta say I like the old look 10x better.
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The bronze looks odd to me. But all that matters is you like it.
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Old finish was better IMO.
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Love the bronze! Old finish is also beautiful.
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      12-27-2011, 11:39 PM   #18
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The bronze looks odd to me. But all that matters is you like it.
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nice like the look
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cool update
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      12-28-2011, 06:44 AM   #21
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Looks good either way but prefer the bronze as its something different and a bit more individual.
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      12-28-2011, 07:36 AM   #22
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OP your car looks great. Can you briefly describe the process of refinishing your wheels (Paint ? powdercoat ? time ? cost ?)
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