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      12-14-2012, 10:14 PM   #1
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plastidip 19"s

so im getting ready to plastidip my 19"s on my AW m sport. Thoughts?


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i wouldnt have the euro plate...i found this from another forum
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      12-21-2012, 06:37 AM   #2
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so im getting ready to plastidip my 19"s on my AW m sport. Thoughts?
Fantastic idea, looking
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      12-21-2012, 10:43 AM   #3
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pics after please
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Would have to see the pictures afterwards...

From what I've seen even with the glossifier the plastidip is still super matte, so it won't quite look like the photoshop.
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Wont it fall apart near the lug nut holes when you tighten them down or the lip when you mount tires?
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good luck with this, looking forward to the results.
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ek1mRhEIbHA
thats a guide how to do it with the wheels on the car. my car is in the body shop right now i will post when i get it back and have time to try this.
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Wont it fall apart near the lug nut holes when you tighten them down or the lip when you mount tires?
I did my 2010 Camaro rims with plasti dip lots and lots of light coats. If your reallllllll careful putting the rim back on the lugs are nearly impossible to see the marks it makes
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did you get the rims done yet?? would love to see some pics
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      01-22-2013, 01:07 PM   #10
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my car has been in the body shop for 43 days now. I'm furious!
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I'm not a fan, those wheels have such a nice finish already, I saw a pic on here of someone who did it
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I'm not a fan, those wheels have such a nice finish already, I saw a pic on here of someone who did it
x2 I would leave the 19's stock love the color of mine. I have a few friends who plasidip their wheels and it looks ok but nothing i would do on a BMW. I think a nice gloss black would look better on the AW.
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I'm not a fan, those wheels have such a nice finish already, I saw a pic on here of someone who did it
where did you see them? i am searching to see them but cannot find them anywhere!
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where did you see them? i am searching to see them but cannot find them anywhere!
http://www.f30post.com/forums/showpo...&postcount=270

might look better on AW (they are gross on this EBII) but I still prefer the original finish
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yea i'm thinking twice about doing it to be honest. I just got my car back today from the body shop and I think I like the polished look with the chrome accents for now. If I do this I think I want to wait till I order black grilles and wrap the roof black.
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