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View Poll Results: What should i do to my rims (i have three crome and one not chrome)?
Chrome the last one? 11 39.29%
Powdercoat them Grey? 10 35.71%
Powdercoat them Black? 5 17.86%
Powdercoat them some other color? 2 7.14%
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I have three chrome M contour wheels and one that is not, so im not shure what to do with them. I have a all black 318is w/ Limo tint all the way around. I like the idea of black rims, but im not sure if the m contour rims will look good black.
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Some pics of the chrome ones on the car might help or a pic of the side with the mismatch ones. That of course is if they are installed on the car at all right now.

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give them to me

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polished lip w/ granite silver metallic powdercoat.

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i dont like chrome rims on BMWs, they dont look as sporty.

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I want them I'll buy them :P

other wise, do they chrome powder coat... not too flashy but not as dull as the normal alloy color

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I think that i want to powder coat them. Chorme is alittle bit shiny for a 1995...even though my paint is in good condition. Thanks for the input, i want all that i can get. They've never been on my car so i have no pictures of them....but i have pictures of them not on my car....do you want to see?

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I cant get my digital camera to work...so i'll post them when i get a chance.

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here they are

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I still cant get it to work

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ooooo a eerie red glow. I just thought it would be easier to chrome the last one and save the money on the others. Cheapest route at least.

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Black paintwork, Black tints, HIGH CHROME WHEELS........

Pimp it up..........

Seriously though......the contrast will look great!

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