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      07-30-2012, 10:28 PM   #1
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Advise please? Wheels what color should i do?

So i have the OEM factory 19s which are polished two tone wheels.
I have a set of brushed clears that are sitting in my house soon to be mounted.

I also picked up another set which are matte color, new as well. However, i am planning on getting them painted either satin black or matte black.

Which route should i go and your thoughts please?

Pix to be up soon within weeks once the wheels are done.

Thanks in advanced.

also, would be open to suggestion.
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      07-30-2012, 11:51 PM   #2
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If ur gonna go black, satin I think is the better choice, IMO

I'm contemplating painting my 220s red or some red in the mix, we shall see

Good luck with wutever u choose
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      07-31-2012, 03:31 AM   #3
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Red would be nice. I think you should go for it. I am also leaning towards Satin as I have matte black on the SUV and keeping it clean is PITA.
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      07-31-2012, 03:41 AM   #4
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mine is like this


dont got matte yet.
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      07-31-2012, 08:03 AM   #5
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go satin, it'll be matte once you hit the brake pedal. plus, matte with brake dust on it looks like ass IMO
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      07-31-2012, 12:58 PM   #6
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I vote for satin.

I actually think you need some more wheels so you don't need to decide!
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I vote for satin.

I actually think you need some more wheels so you don't need to decide!
lol. don't worry, you can borrow the satin black wheels anytime.
also, will be texting you on my way home to see if you want to come to drop set numero 1 for mounting and balancing.
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      07-31-2012, 02:59 PM   #8
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sure, we can coordinate..just let me know

also, gonna have to take you up on those satin wheels. don't want them to go to waste while you have the brushed ones on
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What about a reverse of the stock? Graphite inside with black outside?
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please wait 2-3 weeks for pix and update.

Gracias....
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