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post #1 of 11 (permalink) Old 30th August 2010, 15:59 Thread Starter
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New Wheels / Painted Calipers & Trim Dyed

Finally managed to get the time to Fit my new alloys, paint the calipers and apply the Trim dye...

Looking pretty good i think







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post #2 of 11 (permalink) Old 30th August 2010, 16:06
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very nice!

what trim dye did you use? considering it myself!
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very nice!

what trim dye did you use? considering it myself!
plasticare, there is a thread about it, 12 a bottle from ebay
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very nice looks great
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Like it! Good job
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Shiny!!..
got some of the trim dye on order as well.... looks cool mate.
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Top job that ElNino9, very nice motor and pic's
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Thanks for the comments guys, makes the hard work worth it just..lol

Next up (cash willing)

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Very tidy looking. Well done mate
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looking good, cant wait to put my wheels on this weekend! just a point why does the front look so high? im also puting my type r springs on soon think you should look into it only a little drop but think it will complete the look
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what method did you settle on with dyeing the trim? Brush, sponge, roller etc?

It looks a good finish. You happy with it?
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