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    I'm after some ideas....

    I'm planning on having my alloys re-painted within the next few months but I'm totally confused over what colour/finish to go for!!

    They're currently diamond polished but due to a little bit of water under the laquer on one, I've been advised to have them all re-painted and left unpolished.

    My car is cosmos black and due personal preference I'd prefer NOT to go for black.... so, any suggestion would be appreciated.

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    With a black car i'd say they either need to be repolished as they are or back to silver.

    Don't think anything else would work IMO
     
     

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    I've been advised not to re-polish as it will reoccur in a few months time... leaving me in the same position.

    Silver... I was toying with but I'm worried that going from diamond polished back to silver would pretty dull.... unless there was a silver with a polished look?
     
     

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    white could look quite smart as long as you dont mind cleaning them ALOT


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    Mine are abit different from yours. Mine are silver with diamond cut lips. I'l be painting the lips white. I think m3tim has done that too as far as I can see on his pics
     
     

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    White could look good, get someone to photoshop it for you
     
     

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    What about just colour coding the centres > like in my picture?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Amos View Post
    What about just colour coding the centres > like in my picture?

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    What colour are your centres? Black?
     
     

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    Quote Originally Posted by shamM3 View Post
    Mine are abit different from yours. Mine are silver with diamond cut lips. I'l be painting the lips white. I think m3tim has done that too as far as I can see on his pics
    Like the sound of that... you got any pictures of them with diamond cut lips?
     
     

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    i'd say stick with silver
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