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    My 17" standard Sri wheels have been "kerbed" a few times (by the previous owner "cough,cough") What make of paint,shade etc is a good match for touching up the wheels so they at least look silver from a distance?

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    Star silver was good for me mate.

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    Quote Originally Posted by grumpano
    Star silver was good for me mate.
    Did you spray them or just use a brush with touch up?

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    Just used a brush mate,as in a touch up pen from VX.

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    Quote Originally Posted by grumpano
    Just used a brush mate,as in a touch up pen from VX.
    I will try it tomorrow...thanks!!

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    ...or spray a little paint into the tin lid and use a small artist paint brush to touch the wheel up

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    Star silver2 is the correct shade for wheels. (So the dealer tells me).

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    Is this colour available from the Dealer or is it a general item that I can get from Halfords etc?

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    It's cheaper from the main dealers!!

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    Thanks for the tip guys, I have a few little marks on mine.

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