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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 03-29-2009, 08:56 AM Thread Starter
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Wheel finishing

I have been looking about for new wheels and tires for my 2wd Ranger. I admit it has been a few years since I when wheel shopping, but I am having a tough time finding wheels that I think would look good.

My truck is Red and my preference is to stay away from black wheels so that narrows my choices by quite a bit. Many of the other choices, if not black, seem to be painted - not polished aluminum or chrome.

Here is an example of the type of wheel I am speaking about. In this example they have a chrome version too.


Do any of you have any experience with those? How well do those types of wheels hold up? Do they still seem to provide that same kind of "bling" that chrome does?
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 03-29-2009, 11:27 AM
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those are cool looking rims....

check around for prices tirerack claims cheap prices but i found them expensive (tire wise)

if its worth the drive get a elchepo set of steelies with garbage rubber drive to the states have them mounted and drive back leave old ones there one idea

2007 F350 6.0L Ext cab short box 4x4
2000 F150 5.4L Reg cab short box 2wd
?? always looking for a new ford project !
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