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post #1 of 10 Old 27th June 2016, 04:08 AM Thread Starter
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Best place to refinish my wheels in the SF bay area!

I have been looking online for a place to refinish my wheels but I haven't found the right place. My wheels are polished lip and gunmetal face

I want to change the lips to black chrome, copper plated face and black chrome rivets. Is there any place that does that? I don't mind shipping them.




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post #3 of 10 Old 8th July 2016, 02:28 AM
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Might try wheel techniques.

ESS Supercharged VT2-650
Custom ESS Alpha N Tune
Sprint Booster V2
RPI GTS Exhaust
RPI SV1 Oil Cooler
RPI Jet Hot Coated Headers
Snow Performance Water / Methanol Injection System.
10.1:1 Low Compression 5.1L Engine Build / Mahle Custom Pistons / Carrillo Rods / Custom Fuel System / Custom Rod Bearings.
KW V3 Coilovers
Dinan Rear Sway Bar / Dinan Front Roll Control / Dinan Monoballs.
Daily Setup: 3 Pc ADV.1 05 wheels F 20x9 / 255/35/20 R 20x10.5 / 295/30/20 / Michelin PSS Tires
12mm Rogue Engineering Spacers.
Track Setup: Apex Arc-8 wheels F 18x9 / Hoosier A6 P245/40ZR-18 R 18x10.5 / Hoosier A6 P315/30ZR-18.
Vorsteiner Rep Hood / Gloss Black Roof Wrap / Smoked LED Side Markers / Limo Tint
Custom Headlights with Orion V2 Rings / LCI Fins / LCI Clear Eyebrows
Custom Blacked Out LCI Tail Lights and Miranda Bruce V6.1 Cables
Hartge Rep Urethane Front Lip
AC Schnitzer Roof Spoiler
Matte Black Kidneys Grills / Gloss Black Side Gills / Gloss Black Rear M5 Emblem / Black/White CF Hood &Trunk Roundel / Rear Bumper Mesh / M5 Puddle lights / Electric Fold Away Front License Plate Frame
CF Rear Diffuser / CF Side Skirt Extensions /CF Rear Side Extensions / CF Trunk Spoiler
White LED Interior Lighting / Black/White CF Steering Wheel Roundel
Alcantara-CF Flat Bottom Steering Wheel
SS Handbrake Handle/Pedals
Hardwired Valentine 1
P3Cars BMW E60 Vent Integrated Digital Interface
Custom SC Kit Color Scheme.
Mirror Fold-up / Window Roll-up / Sunroof Closure / Auto S5 at Start up / Euro Launch Control / iDrive Acceptance Delete / Rev Limiter 8600 / Top Speed Limiter Removed.
RD Sports 6 Piston F 380/35mm and 4 Piston R 380/32mm Big Brake Kit.
Soft Close Doors / Active Seats.
The journey continues......

Dynojet 698rwhp / 498ft lb trq.
Old 60-130mph 8.29secs....new time to come.

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2015 Jaguar F Type R, Pearl white
2006 BMW M5 VT2-650 low compression supercharged: 698rwhp on Dynojet.
2001 Porsche 996 Twin Turbo, GT3 rear sway bar, Rennline CF front strut bar, Tarrett drop links and toe links, GT3 control arms, BC coilovers, Sharkwerks EVOM tune, RPi exhaust, Sharkwerks sports clutch, HRE 540r wheels, K16 Billet turbos, GTRS Intercoolers: 535rwhp, 550ft lbs trq. SOLD
2004 Infiniti G35 APS Twin Turbo with built motor and fully built transmission. 520rwhp and 550ft trq. SOLD
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Rite Way. A bunch of my car enthusiast friends swear by them as being the best in the bay (or outer bay since they're in Walnut Creek). I've never used them though, but only heard great things.

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Performance: Infinity Design Equal Length Long Tubular Headers (ceramic coated) | Supersprint 70mm Sec. 1 w/ Dinan 4" Resonators & 70mm Sec. 2 X-Pipe | Dinan: Free Flow Sec. 3 Mufflers, 13% Underdrive Pulley, Throttle Bodies | Evolve Eventuri Intakes | Fast Attack Motorsports AlphaN Tune | 3.91 LSD | RPI SV1 Oil Cooler
Suspension: Bilstein B16 EDC Coilovers | Dinan: FRC, CF F&R Strut Bars, Monoballs | 11" Bimmerworld Adjustable FSB End Links | RDSport RSB
Exterior: Vorsteiner: Molded 2-piece CF Splitters, CF Rear Diffuser, CF Trunk Spoiler | BMW Performance Kidney Grills | iND Painted Gloss Black Side Grills | Painted Bumper Reflectors
Interior: EuroBoutique Custom Steering Wheel | iND Alcantara E-Brake Boot | BMW Performance E-Brake Handle | Dinan Aluminum Pedals | BAVSOUND Stage One Speakers & Ghost Subwoofers
Lighting: LUX H8 160 Angel Eye LEDs | WeissLicht Smoked-out Sidemarker & License Plate LEDs | GP Thunder 45 LED Turn Signals | BMW OEM Interior LEDs
Brakes: StopTech Trophy Kit 380mm Slotted
Wheels (street): 20" HRE P43SC in Gloss Bronze 20x9"et+9, 20x10.5"et+28 w/ Michelin PS4S 255/35/20 & 295/30/20
Wheels (track): 18" HRE R40 in Brushed Titanium 18x9"et+17 w/ TMS 12.5mm spacers, 18x10.5"et+28 w/ Toyo R888 245/40/18 & 275/35/18
Misc: Hardwired V1 | Euro SMG & Custom Coding


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+1 for rite way. I've seen their work in person and others have had success with them too.


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ESS Alpha N Tune
Vortech BOV vta to replace the stock recirculating one (OMG loud!)
Rod bearings changed 8/10/15 at 88k miles
Dinan sections 1 - 3. Straight pipe 4'' "loudest" version Dinan offers. (Sounds amazing at WOT)
Secondary cats and resonator removed
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Flat bottom steering wheel all leather with M stitching
RPi SV1 Oil Cooler in silver
RD Sway Bars
Brembo BBK 405/380mm in factory yellow
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CF hood by Seibon. E9x style with hood bump and functional vents
CF Hamann front lip
CF rear diffuser
CF trunk lid from member Socale39
ZHP shift knob
BBS fi-r with Michelin Cup2's
Custom built headlights by Evan with fx-r projectors and Orion v2's and full blackout
Gloss black kidneys and side vents
Gloss black M5 badge
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LCI tails with special brake effect done by Simon aka BCD
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@randywei Thanks! I will give them a call. @LeeDan00 Thanks. @ACG I will give them a call them to compare prices with Rite way. I will post pictures of before and after refinishing my wheels @LegendaryExotics thanks.


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Rite way is the shop I always go to but they do not do chrome, they actually send them out to another shop. Wheel Techniques actually does as my current set was chromed by them.

ESS Supercharged VT2-650
Custom ESS Alpha N Tune
Sprint Booster V2
RPI GTS Exhaust
RPI SV1 Oil Cooler
RPI Jet Hot Coated Headers
Snow Performance Water / Methanol Injection System.
10.1:1 Low Compression 5.1L Engine Build / Mahle Custom Pistons / Carrillo Rods / Custom Fuel System / Custom Rod Bearings.
KW V3 Coilovers
Dinan Rear Sway Bar / Dinan Front Roll Control / Dinan Monoballs.
Daily Setup: 3 Pc ADV.1 05 wheels F 20x9 / 255/35/20 R 20x10.5 / 295/30/20 / Michelin PSS Tires
12mm Rogue Engineering Spacers.
Track Setup: Apex Arc-8 wheels F 18x9 / Hoosier A6 P245/40ZR-18 R 18x10.5 / Hoosier A6 P315/30ZR-18.
Vorsteiner Rep Hood / Gloss Black Roof Wrap / Smoked LED Side Markers / Limo Tint
Custom Headlights with Orion V2 Rings / LCI Fins / LCI Clear Eyebrows
Custom Blacked Out LCI Tail Lights and Miranda Bruce V6.1 Cables
Hartge Rep Urethane Front Lip
AC Schnitzer Roof Spoiler
Matte Black Kidneys Grills / Gloss Black Side Gills / Gloss Black Rear M5 Emblem / Black/White CF Hood &Trunk Roundel / Rear Bumper Mesh / M5 Puddle lights / Electric Fold Away Front License Plate Frame
CF Rear Diffuser / CF Side Skirt Extensions /CF Rear Side Extensions / CF Trunk Spoiler
White LED Interior Lighting / Black/White CF Steering Wheel Roundel
Alcantara-CF Flat Bottom Steering Wheel
SS Handbrake Handle/Pedals
Hardwired Valentine 1
P3Cars BMW E60 Vent Integrated Digital Interface
Custom SC Kit Color Scheme.
Mirror Fold-up / Window Roll-up / Sunroof Closure / Auto S5 at Start up / Euro Launch Control / iDrive Acceptance Delete / Rev Limiter 8600 / Top Speed Limiter Removed.
RD Sports 6 Piston F 380/35mm and 4 Piston R 380/32mm Big Brake Kit.
Soft Close Doors / Active Seats.
The journey continues......

Dynojet 698rwhp / 498ft lb trq.
Old 60-130mph 8.29secs....new time to come.

RIDES:
2015 Jaguar F Type R, Pearl white
2006 BMW M5 VT2-650 low compression supercharged: 698rwhp on Dynojet.
2001 Porsche 996 Twin Turbo, GT3 rear sway bar, Rennline CF front strut bar, Tarrett drop links and toe links, GT3 control arms, BC coilovers, Sharkwerks EVOM tune, RPi exhaust, Sharkwerks sports clutch, HRE 540r wheels, K16 Billet turbos, GTRS Intercoolers: 535rwhp, 550ft lbs trq. SOLD
2004 Infiniti G35 APS Twin Turbo with built motor and fully built transmission. 520rwhp and 550ft trq. SOLD
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@ACG OK! I will give them a call. I hope they can do black chrome and copper plate.


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Best place to refinish my wheels in the SF bay area!

Do you guys think that they would look good how I want them? My car is currently getting a paint job. It will be laguna seca in a couple of weeks. Should I leave the how they are or try black chrome and bronze ?


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