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    If i was to paint some alloy's a different colour than silver or chrome could i just sand them down with tyres on and respray ? or would they need power coating first and the whole wheel including inside and out painting ?

    Sorry if its a noob question

    Irmscher Insignia CDTI 130

    MOD'S...Irmscher front spoiler, Irmscher mats, Irmscher door pins, Irmscher rear spoiler, Irmscher grille, Irmscher skirt & exhausts,Irmscher Roof spoiler MOD'S TO COME..Side skirts,Wheels

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    Now Don - here's a subject close to yr Uncle Dez's heart
    if you rub em down and then spray them with primer - rub down again and then primer again - rerub - coat of paint -rub -coat of paint -rub coat of paint rub and then several coats of lacquer - as per

    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showth...t+green+wheels

    i may be doing this again in the new year - might be going to 18's how do you feel about......

    apologies to mat&jemz for tanishing your motor


    and i only painted the faces on mine

    0-Large smile ......every time it's driven

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    Cheers Dez should of used the search button

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    MOD'S...Irmscher front spoiler, Irmscher mats, Irmscher door pins, Irmscher rear spoiler, Irmscher grille, Irmscher skirt & exhausts,Irmscher Roof spoiler MOD'S TO COME..Side skirts,Wheels

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