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New set of rims for the summer ! Want to refurb

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by TDI140, Mar 6, 2013.

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    went to buy a flat bottom steering wheel from audi but ended up buying a set of rims for summer they will be refurbed in anthrasite but want feedback on colour options if you guys have any thoughts thanks.

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    lmao always happens doesnt it lol.
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    i swear theres something wrong with me i dont like keeping spare cash id rather have a spare set of wheels, what colour do you reckon mate ?
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    Me too lol, anthracite for sure.
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    Thats what i was thinking anthracite wheels on a dolphin grey car on stretched 225/35/19 should do nicely
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    Nice Bentley's :wub:
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    Thanks digzz
    i booked them in for powder coating £30 per a rim im getting them powder coated to match my body colour as i cant find anthracite colour code
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    The colour code for Anthracite is RAL 7016.
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    Thanks heap1000 dont know whether i should go for anthracite or dolphin grey
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    My vote is Titanium (Black Edition colour) L8AU

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    Whats the paint code of titanium ? That will look perfect i think, ive only got until tomorrow afternoon to decide the colour
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    Audi titanium paint code is L 8AU......
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    Found it LY7P thats the colour i want !
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    8au is a bit to dark LY7P is a nice light titanium grey
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    Well the titanium wheels in the picture are l8au. I know because I had the paint mixed to that code and sprayed them myself.....
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    £30 a rim that's cheap where you havin them done?
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    I know a guy mates rate he says £30 a wheel but he says he wants firs dibs on the wheels if i decide to sell them
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    My favour wheels, but the chrome is not that easy to paint

    Dark version
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    And my one
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    First pic is too dark and second i dont like the colour mix, wond suit my car imo, and the rims are being shot blasted before the powder coating
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