How To Refinish Wheels Using Dupli-Color Wheel Paint
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"These BBS wheels used to have an amazing dark chrome finish. Then one day it decided to peel off like an onion skin. Watch this video to see how I refinished them after two years of trial and error..."
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How to paint aluminum wheels.
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First, we need to get these wheels as clean as possible so the paint we
apply to them sticks permanently.
I'll first wet the wheel, then spray on some of our Eazy Wheels acid-based
wheel cleaner [show bottle to camera]
I'll let that dwell for about 20 seconds and pressure wash it off.
I'll probably need to repeat the process, and scrub with steel wool if
Please be sure to use rubber gloves when handling EZ Wheels.
[Wet wheel with pressure washer, apply EZ Wheels. Wait 20 sec., pressure
wash. Repeat as necessary. Use steel wool if needed]
Now if you're restoring painted wheels you would simply scuff them with a
grey pad like this [show grey scuff pad to camera] then apply your paint
[show preval sprayer w/ silver paint] and then your clearcoat [show clear
But because these are bare aluminum wheels with no paint surface, we must
first sand them with 220 grit sandpaper [show sandpaper], then aply primer
[show primer] then apply silver paint [show preval sprayer w/ silver paint]
and finally apply cleaer coat [show clear coat].
Sand with firm pressure, being sure to sand the entire face of the wheel,
even deep in the spokes. [sand the entire face of the wheel]
Clean the wheel surface with wax and grease remover. [clean wheel]
Now mask off the tire. I prefer to insert playing cards between the wheel
and tire. [insert playing cards]
Cover up your brake rotors with a bit of masking paper. [insert masking
paper behind wheels]
Apply primer in multiple light coats [spray multiple light layers of
I've waited 20 minutes for the primer to dry, and I'm going to smooth it
down with 600 grit wet sandpaper. [wetsand wheel surface with 600 grit
Wipe dry. Now spray multiple light coats of silver wheel paint [spray
It's a good habit to rotate your wheels a few times by driving the car
backwards or forwards a few feet so you can see if you've missed any
important spots. [drive car forward about 12 inches].
Once you've allowed your silver wheel paint to dry for 5 minutes, apply
your clear coat in multiple light coats [apply clear coat]
In about 10 minutes, your clear coat is dry and you can remove your playing
cards and masking paper [remove masking paper and playing cards].
BEST way to clean car wheels!
Best way to clean wheels. Cleaning wheels to remove brake dust, dirt, and
tar. This how to video shows several ways to clean and wash car wheels. *Do
not use steel wool on painted or coated wheels/rims, it will ruin the
How to Restore Steel Wheels (Rust Removal and Spray Painting)
In this episode we show you how to take your old steel wheels and get them
looking nice again so you can put them back on your car!
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How to Paint Strip And Prime Mag Wheels
Learn How to Paint Strip and Re Prime Mag Wheels. This is Part 14 of the
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How to Repair Your Car Wheels & Paint Rims / Candy Red & Black
I have one thing I'd like to tell you. How to repair your wounded wheel &
how to paint your car wheel,When You saw this video. And it turns into a
Material of paint : HOUSE OF KOLOR
Background Music : "Make a Stand"(SOUND IDEAS)
Painter : Warriorz Japan (Mr K)
How to repair and paint alloy wheels at home with spray cans (BMW 44s) PART 1
See Part 2 (Painting) here: http://youtu.be/ibrHMKYk03M
I've wanted to try and refurbish a set of BMW 44 style alloys for some
time. This is video is the first video of 2 recording the process I went
through to get these battered, gutter rash, kerb damaged alloys back to
their former glory.
This is my first attempt at refurbishing alloys. I hope you enjoy the
videos and maybe feel inspired to try this yourself.
How To Paint Aluminum Wheels
Wassup? Today we'll go over how to paint aluminum rims. First I'll strip
the clear coat, then sand and prep the wheel for paint. After that I'll
prime and paint the wheel then add a little spice.
How-To do an Alignment -
What Tires should I get? -
How-To repair a Flat -
Why you should Air Down -
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professional, I have no training, I'm not even particularly good at horse
whispering. Don't believe everything that you know. Please keep your
hands in the vehicle at all times. Do not tap on glass. Do not eat anything
that has been on the floor for more than 3 days. Keep your hands to
yourself. Not to be taken internally. Reproduction strictly prohibited.
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Best Alloy Wheel Cleaner Test - Valet Pro Bilberry vs P21s Powergel Acid Free Wheel Cleaners
Valet Pro Bilberry -
Here we seek to find out which is the best alloy wheel cleaner in a head to
head test of Valet Pro Bilberry Wheel Cleaner vs P21s Powergel alloy wheel
cleaner. Both highly regarded acid free wheel cleaners.
Pressure Washer used was a Karcher K3.550 -
How to modify steel rims
Oldskool welding by first class people.
Special made for our restore project.An ALFA ROMEO SPIDER "OSSO DI SEPPIA"
How to Paint Stock Wheels Black
Honda prelude 1997
In this video I'll show you how to paint the wheels of you car in virtually
any color you like. Also skip step 6 if you want a flat black look.
IMPORTANT: Paint cannot take any kind of damage or else the paint will chip
off. So when you are removing the wheel (future tire rotation) make sure
you are careful.
Price tag 30-40 depending on prices of local stores
White primer 2 cans
Black engine paint 2 cans
clear coat 2 cans
sandpaper 320 grid
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