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      05-10-2012, 02:06 PM   #1
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Bmw's wheels warranty & powdercoating

Anyone know if you get the wheel warranty with bmw, and you powder-coat the wheels, would that void the warranty by any chance?
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      05-11-2012, 08:26 AM   #2
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This guy's finance manager said powder coating doesn't negate warranty

http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=598406

But best to ask yours just to make sure. You thinking of powder coating them black?
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      05-11-2012, 05:36 PM   #3
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This guy's finance manager said powder coating doesn't negate warranty

http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=598406

But best to ask yours just to make sure. You thinking of powder coating them black?
Yea i am. Im getting a AW and want to go with the dark wheels, so im debating of powdercoating the stock 20's an getting the bmws wheels warranty. Or mayb i get a new aftermarket set of rims but then no bmws warranty and on my e92 that was a pain since i didnt have it and i drive alot to nyc which the roads couldnt be any worse.
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I would get this in writing if they approve it. I can just see them now saying the baking process caused weakening of the wheel should you crack or bend it.
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Totally agree with you +1
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