painted the wheels. HUGE difference IMO - Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource


Snapshots Share photos of vehicles in this sub-forum.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 09-11-2009
Tys 4x4 FTW's Avatar
RF Veteran
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Posts: 6,575
painted the wheels. HUGE difference IMO

Name:  DSC06079.jpg
Views: 1
Size:  137.1 KB
Name:  DSC06090.jpg
Views: 1
Size:  134.8 KB
Name:  DSC06091.jpg
Views: 3
Size:  130.7 KB
Name:  DSC06092.jpg
Views: 1
Size:  118.5 KB
Name:  DSC06093.jpg
Views: 2
Size:  101.0 KB
Name:  DSC06094.jpg
Views: 2
Size:  98.5 KB
Name:  DSC06095.jpg
Views: 1
Size:  134.1 KB
Name:  DSC06096.jpg
Views: 2
Size:  89.2 KB
Name:  DSC06097.jpg
Views: 2
Size:  108.0 KB
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 09-11-2009
rstangboi's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Davis, Ca
Posts: 2,583
looks great. what kinda paint and prep work did you do?
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 09-11-2009
Tys 4x4 FTW's Avatar
RF Veteran
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Posts: 6,575
sanded them down and used rustoleum flat black wheel paint. we'll see how it holds up.

wont be surprised if i need to take some more time on them in the future. but like i've said, they're only temporary lol
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 09-11-2009
edgerider2002's Avatar
Member
iTrader: (9)
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Fresno, CA
Posts: 1,584
very nice
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 09-11-2009
Tremor05's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Red Deer, Alberta
Posts: 228
Those wheels look awesome in black.. damit now your makin me want to paint mine!
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 09-11-2009
mud390's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Japan
Posts: 66
Those wheels look 100% better black! Very nice!!! Truck looks good!

Kris
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 09-11-2009
winks's Avatar
Member
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Jackson, New Jersey
Posts: 4,872
The rims look pretty good, they are pretty glossy looking for flat black.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 09-11-2009
cchsbuzz19's Avatar
Member
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: North Canton, Ohio
Posts: 2,417
Wow, what an improvement that looks 100x better, looks awesome.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 09-11-2009
freddie's Avatar
Member
iTrader: (9)
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: OH
Posts: 2,463
Those wheels look awesome on your truck. silver or black..
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 09-11-2009
seed60's Avatar
RF Veteran
iTrader: (15)
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Mooresville, NC
Posts: 5,584
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tremor05 View Post
Those wheels look awesome in black.. damit now your makin me want to paint mine!
x2!!

This truck needs a superlift w/ coilovers before you sell it. Do it now!!
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 09-11-2009
RangerNDog's Avatar
Member
iTrader: (10)
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Harrisonburg, VA
Posts: 1,958
Looks 100x better.
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 09-11-2009
sullys_ranger's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: NewLexington, Ohio
Posts: 3,615
soo much better, leave it!
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 09-11-2009
rideabikenick's Avatar
Member
iTrader: (4)
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Deltona, Fl.
Posts: 3,486
looks great!
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 09-11-2009
Tys 4x4 FTW's Avatar
RF Veteran
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Posts: 6,575
Quote:
Originally Posted by seed60 View Post
x2!!

This truck needs a superlift w/ coilovers before you sell it. Do it now!!
dude, if i found a superlift for cheap, it would already be done
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 09-11-2009
morris's Avatar
RF Veteran
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: South Detroit.
Posts: 7,833
you know you don't wanna part with it. that's the real reason why your doing all this work....
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 09-11-2009
Smakes's Avatar
Member
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: nowhere
Posts: 235
gnartastic brah
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 09-11-2009
Tys 4x4 FTW's Avatar
RF Veteran
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Posts: 6,575
yeah this stuff keeps me happy temporarily

and i guess a supercharger might be cheaper then buying a subaru....

haha we'll see. if it sells it sells. or if i find the right car and they give me a good trade in price..
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 09-11-2009
Smakes's Avatar
Member
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: nowhere
Posts: 235
got enough stickers on theback window? god dam haha
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 09-11-2009
Thorny073's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: California, Ky
Posts: 621
100% better in black.
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 09-11-2009
camodown's Avatar
Lost in Nowhere
iTrader: (3)
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Midland, TX
Posts: 5,029
kind of remind me of rockstars painted black
Reply With Quote
  #21  
Old 09-11-2009
Tys 4x4 FTW's Avatar
RF Veteran
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Posts: 6,575
Quote:
Originally Posted by camodown View Post
kind of remind me of rockstars painted black
yeah same here. i get that look at first glance too lol
Reply With Quote
  #22  
Old 09-11-2009
Fx4wannabe01's Avatar
RF Veteran
iTrader: (23)
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Boring, Oregon
Posts: 21,721
Man....painting these wheels is becoming the new headlight mod!
Reply With Quote
  #23  
Old 09-11-2009
GreenGiant's Avatar
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Beavercreek, OH
Posts: 376
looks like u did a near perfect job!
Reply With Quote
  #24  
Old 09-11-2009
hozII's Avatar
Member
iTrader: (5)
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: athens, Al
Posts: 2,245
Looks gud dood!! i sorta glanced through your other thread where you did the swap. Whatcha got goin on it and i thought i read something in there you were sellin your truck?
Reply With Quote
  #25  
Old 09-11-2009
Tys 4x4 FTW's Avatar
RF Veteran
Thread Starter
iTrader: (8)
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Posts: 6,575
Yup it's for sale
Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Painted grille. Cut/painted valance. Removed step bars (not by choice) zane_pauls Exterior Semi-Tech 11 05-14-2012 06:45 PM
Painted flares & valence today....what a difference! klc317 Snapshots 19 07-07-2011 06:27 AM
huge problem dcantato General Ford Ranger Discussion 11 10-13-2006 06:15 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:22 AM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.