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Old 03-12-2010, 06:29 PM   #1
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painting rims

i have a set of gsr mesh rims and they are painted black. if i was to paint it again would i need to sand off the old paint completely?
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Old 03-12-2010, 10:05 PM   #2
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Is the paint on the wheels chipping off? If its not just scuff them clean and repaint
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if you want the new paint to last it's best to get it sand blasted and then powder coat
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any place thats recommand for repainted? others then Greens, or panthers, cuse they cost way too much, like $170 per wheel.
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sorry to jack thread

but i have stock wheels with no scuffs

can i just go over with a scour pad or should i sand the whole thing down?
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Old 03-25-2010, 04:31 PM   #11
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heres i nice diy

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and yes if you have time
you can sand off the paint on your rims
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