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Discussion in 'Z3 Roadster & Coupé' started by micklaw, Jun 13, 2013.

  1. micklaw

    micklaw Zorg Legend
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    the zeds wheels are off for a re work.
    we are having them striped and re painted and clear coat.:)
    these are the before shots.will post the after shots on tuesday when they have been done.
    we are using www.fixmyalloysltd.co.uk.[​IMG]

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  2. 196806

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    Wow... before shots? Your wheels are very clean and fresh. Can't wait to see them 'fixed'.
     
  3. micklaw

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    the camera does not do them justice they have corrosion around the bolt holes and lots of chips and kerbings:(.
    tried to tend to them as best as i could over the year we have owned the zed.
    ordered a set of new bolts to black anti rust:cool:
     
  4. badman gee

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    I'd get them powder coated mick.

    A lot harder wearing than paint and clear coat :bookworm:
     
  5. micklaw

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    was going to get them powder coated butt!!!!
    you get better depth with paint and clear coat and so three different wheel companies have told me if you should get a chip on them :eek:
    they are not so difficult to repair as a powder coat.
    powder coat will peel:(
     
  6. badman gee

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    Mine were powder coated 2 year ago, and are still like new.
     
  7. Macca

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    That's because you hardly take it out of the garage Mark....:happy:
     
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  8. badman gee

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    It's done a few miles on those wheels.

    Power coating has many more benefits than paint.
     
  9. micklaw

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    as promised heres the pics of the new paint job:)
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  10. Brian4

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    They are looking really smart now Mick. Hope you are pleased with them.
     
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    looks good Mick, have to try not to kerb them
     
  12. micklaw

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    yes very pleased with them brian :) look a lot better without all the marks.
    yes pete you not wrong there keep away from the edges:rolleyes:
     
  13. Brian H

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    Looks like a superb job on the wheels, lovely looking Z ;
     
  14. micklaw

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    thanks for the kind words brian:)
     
  15. badman gee

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    Car looks good mick :D
     
  16. micklaw

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    thanks mark;)
     
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    Looks great. Love the colour of the car as well... haven't seen this blue on Sydney roads... what is it, exactly?
     
  18. micklaw

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    hi mate thanks for the comments:cool:.
    the colour is topaz blue:happy: you see a few about in the uk.
    http://users.belgacom.net/bmw_z3/bmw_z3_colors.htm
    my other fave brightred:)