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Old 04-12-2010, 07:59 AM
simpkinst4 simpkinst4 is offline
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Default stock Aluminum rims

Can these be refinished? Mine are corroding and whatever plastic like coating is peeling off.

anbody ever bring aluminum back to life?
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Old 04-12-2010, 10:47 AM
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Default Re: stock Aluminum rims

It can be done. What you see peeling of is the clear coat they use to protect the wheels. You woul have to clean all the corrosion up and buff them out and reclear coat.
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Old 04-12-2010, 11:32 AM
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Default Re: stock Aluminum rims

Or you can have them powder coated or rattle can them yourself another color...
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