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      07-06-2019, 09:42 PM   #1
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Thumbs up 343M in gloss gunmetal

Refinished my wheels in gloss gunmetal and I love it!
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      07-07-2019, 12:25 AM   #2
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Looks clean, well done!
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Refinished my wheels in gloss gunmetal and I love it!
Looks great!
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      07-07-2019, 08:30 AM   #4
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Those turned out great!
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Look awesome!
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      07-07-2019, 02:33 PM   #6
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Perfect colour combo there, makes a change from the usual boring black. Been thinking this colour would look good with MCB.
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      07-07-2019, 03:17 PM   #7
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Looks great on yours but wouldn't go with my the Sing Grey on my M.
Were they paint sprayed or have the plasicote treatment?
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      07-07-2019, 06:05 PM   #8
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Powder coated.
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Do you have a before pic to compare against? I'm considering this option as well with my 343 wheels. Thanks!
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Gloss black before. Too dark and hides wheel design.
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I have a 2013 M5 Singapore Grey. I had the wheels painted matte gunmetal gray. The wheel refinisher made it a bit darker similar to that on the factory Tesla S wheel.
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Thanks for sharing the before and after comparison. I definitely like the Gloss Gunmetal over the Gloss Black. Turned out great! My list keeps growing...
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Looks Good! Wondering how the gunmetal color would pair with a Sapphire Black M5. I currently have my wheels powder coated gloss black wouldn't mind a change
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Looks great. Good compliment to the silver.
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      07-14-2019, 12:55 PM   #15
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A couple of my wheels have tiny bits of kerb rash and I've been thinking of having them tarted up. The gloss gunmetal looks really sweet. Thanks for posting this.
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Refinished my wheels in gloss gunmetal and I love it!
Those look great! What specific color did you use? Was there a brand or code? Thanks!
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Nice color choice! I have a similar color on my 15 CP.

I think I had 265/35 winter tires all around when these photos were taken. I've switched to 265/35 and 295/30 summer tires now. I'll be running winter tires on the CP wheels instead since I like these more!
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Nice color choice! I have a similar color on my 15 CP.

I think I had 265/35 winter tires all around when these photos were taken. I've switched to 265/35 and 295/30 summer tires now. I'll be running winter tires on the CP wheels instead since I like these more!
Looks great! 👍
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Looks Good! Wondering how the gunmetal color would pair with a Sapphire Black M5. I currently have my wheels powder coated gloss black wouldn't mind a change
I just picked up a 2016 in azurite black metallic and it has black 343Ms. My plan is to powdercoat those in a similar color to OP's wheels and use those as winter rims, then pick up a set of BBS CI-Rs for the rest of the year. I will let you know how it turns out!
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