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Painting my rims, you choose the color!

Alright, so as most of you know, I'm getting rid of my Shoguns. I'm just bored with them. My OEM blades aren't damaged, they are just..well...old. And they look it. Sooo I'm going to paint them this weekend before I get back on the road. If you couldn't tell by my sig, my car is GBP (black for you noobs ). Soooo. VOTE BITCHES!!!

PS - If you vote for Two-Tone, also list the color you would like to see with the black accents.
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how about white? I seen some 5th gen blades painted in white and dont look bad really
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White rims on a black car? Not only will they be black from brake dust soon anyway...but white? Really? That would look awful, and really rice.

Stick with the basics, silver, chrome, graphite, gunmetal, or black.
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i like the bronze voted for the bronze.. but was just thinkin would be great if u can do bronze spokes with a blac inner piece .. if u know wat i mean
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White rims on a black car? Not only will they be black from brake dust soon anyway...but white? Really? That would look awful, and really rice.

Stick with the basics, silver, chrome, graphite, gunmetal, or black.
It really doesnt look bad. Theres a guy on here that has a black 4th gen with white rims and it actually looks pretty good. Not rice at all.

But anyways. My vote had to go to bronze. I always love black cars with bronze or gold rims. Its sexy as hell!
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i would go with black bronze or graphite but a pics of the rims would be nice.
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White rims on a black car? Not only will they be black from brake dust soon anyway...but white? Really? That would look awful, and really rice.
Yeah, any light color will be a bitch considering the amount of dust my brake setup will put out.

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****. Who saw that coming? lol I don't really want to do an outrageous color since the rest of my car looks like ****. It would just be tacky all around.
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Re: Painting my rims, you choose the color!

The ONLY color on rims that I have seen (and by color I mean pink, purple, white, blue, etc.) that don't look too completely terrible is bright lime green. I've seen it on one or two beamers out in ohio. Its kinda cool lookin, but it's still tacky and looks childish.
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The ONLY color on rims that I have seen (and by color I mean pink, purple, white, blue, etc.) that don't look too completely terrible is green. I've seen it on one or two beamers out in ohio. Its kinda cool lookin, but it's still tacky and looks childish.
guessin, you didnt see my hot pink wheels? they actually turned out quite well.
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Nope. But I would be really suprised if they impress me lol.
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Ya, I have to agree. If you would rather not draw excess attention to your car, hot pink is not the way to go.

I'm sticking with graphite or bronze on this.
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White rims on a black car? Not only will they be black from brake dust soon anyway...but white? Really? That would look awful, and really rice.

Stick with the basics, silver, chrome, graphite, gunmetal, or black.
Ive seen white rims on black subies, I thought it looked really nice. :) I guess for me it was just the contrast black to white, just like lovin dark rims on white ludes.

My vote would be either Gloss black, for a black on black, or silver/polished for some contrast.
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or silver/polished for some contrast.
I was thinking of painting the accents of the rim a gloss black, the face a silver or gunmetal, and just polish the lip up decently good.
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What do you mean accents? Like the angles on the blades that arent the face? Like the part that some people have red etc?
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I don't think that would look bad at all. It would just be more work, but hey, if you got the time then do it up.
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That's exactly what I mean. I won't have the car on the road til Wednesday at the very earliest, so I'll have time. Just trying to figure out what color would go best with black accents. I'm thinking silver or gunmetal.
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I think my rims are gunmetal...although they are kinda bronze-ish a bit...
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They do have a weird hue to them. Kinda like it.
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I can post a close up if you want. I have no idea what color they are, its like a gunmetal+brown/bronze color. They're pretty slick if I do say so myself.

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Haha. Yeah get me a pic because I really like that color. I think it would look sick on my car.
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Mine are gunmetal with a polished lip. Really bright pic my car looks orange, theyre darker than that a bit. That with black accents would look balla. Flat black maybe for the accents??
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Re: Painting my rims, you choose the color!

Flat black would probably be better. It would make the polished lip and the face "pop" more. Idk... At this point I'm torn between Bronze or the Two-Tone.
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polish em. with red accents that would look pretty sick.
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