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Old 03-19-2011, 11:39 PM
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I was looking at my new wheels, & i had a crazy thought, i had seen a YELLOW Rumble Bee earlier today, even the wheels were yellow
The more that i stared at my wheels, the more they became the CHROME wheels that i just took off in my mind, sounds crazy doesn't it.
Some people paint their Calipers to make the wheels stand out

Then i thought, nice chrome wheels & right behind the chrome you have plain aluminum on the back half of the wheel, now think reflection, sorry it is how my mind works

Now think about painting the aluminum the color of the body, reflection of the color of choice on the chrome, possibly putting the white lettering on the outside of the tire, it may look sort of old style or something

I told you that i had a crazy thought !!!
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That's OK GT....we all kinda enjoy reading your crazy thoughts forwarded in a literary manner.

Kidding aside...I think it's a great idea. Best part, if you don't like it, a $9 can of satin black can erase the dislike in under 10min/wheel.
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Cool thought for sure. My brakes seem to throw a decent amount of dust around though. If a guy did it, you'd have to make sure you kept it clean.
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Ya know....that's not so crazy. I say DO IT!!!!!
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I like the thought . When I wash my vehicles , I always reach around the back side of the wheels and wash the inside of the rims . It's a PITA but it makes a big difference on appearance . My Ram is the easiest to wash, my SRT car is a pain because it sits lower to the ground and the clearance between the rims and rotors are much tighter .
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I don't think that sounds crazy either. Besides, it's all about making your truck your own, to suit your taste.

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I like the idea...Do it and post pictures. You never know it may become the latest thing!!
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