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 Post subject: refurbishing wheels
PostPosted: Thu May 12, 2011 6:16 pm 
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Location: Blairgowrie
Car:: X trail
Model: se
Year/Plate: 2006
Colour: Black
Mods: kenwood kvt-526, 4 ch amp kac-x4d, 2 ch amp kac-x1d, 1.2f power cap, pioneer speakers due to change soon ,thinking about HIDs, blue dash speedo, internal 240v heating for overnight to keep frost away, whatever budget allows
i know mines is not the only xtrail with awful looking flaking wheels i was wondering if anyone has much experience with refurbishing, either standard paint or powder coating which i have been looking into which is only £140 to sand blast and powdercoat.

any ideas to get the best looking chip resistant alloys???


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 Post subject: Re: refurbishing wheels
PostPosted: Mon Aug 15, 2011 5:07 pm 
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Joined: Tue Aug 09, 2011 4:52 pm
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Car:: Xtrail
Model: Aventura
Year/Plate: 2007
Colour: Pearl White
I have had many wheels powder coated and must say they have lasted better than the original painted ones from new cars.

Well worth the money as they are stripped, any damage repaied and then pre-coated prior to the finished colour being applied.


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 Post subject: Re: refurbishing wheels
PostPosted: Tue Aug 16, 2011 6:53 pm 
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Posts: 620
Location: North Birmingham.
Car:: Xtrail T30
Model: Columbia
Year/Plate: 2006
Colour: Aruba Blue
Mods: Tow Bar, LED interior lights, LED number plate lights, Sunroof Wind Deflector, Running Boards, Air horns, Spot Lights, Tinted Windows, Front & Rear parking cameras, extra led reversing lights and more to come :-) Martin.
Picked up a leaflet from this company at a car show last weekend, they come out to your home or place of work and do the job. Got no reports but thought I'd pass it on anyhow. http://www.atealloys.co.uk


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