Fordmods Logo

getting rid of / covering gutter scrapes? 

 

Page 1 of 1 [ 11 posts ] 

 
 Post subject: getting rid of / covering gutter scrapes?
Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2007 6:11 pm 
Getting Side Ways
Offline

Posts: 491

Joined: 19th May 2007

Ride: fairmont ED

Location: sydney
NSW, Australia

I just got some xr wheels with abit of gutter rash


anyway to get rid of it to make them look abit better?


would it be alrite to try and sand them down to get them smooth?


Image


Image


Image


Image
]
Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2007 7:18 pm 
Technical Contributor
Offline

Age: 50

Posts: 3227

Joined: 12th Feb 2007

Gallery: 10 images

Ride: Falcon

Power: 113 rwkw

Location: your mums
NSW, Australia

if i was you id get them done by someone that does it for a livin as they are nice rims when polished up. i even thinking of getting rid of my 15inch longchaps for a set of xr rims.

 

_________________

BANNED

Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2007 7:49 pm 
Getting Side Ways
Offline

Posts: 491

Joined: 19th May 2007

Ride: fairmont ED

Location: sydney
NSW, Australia

who does this for a living? what do i look for in the yellow pages?
Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2007 7:52 pm 
Technical Contributor
Offline

Age: 50

Posts: 3227

Joined: 12th Feb 2007

Gallery: 10 images

Ride: Falcon

Power: 113 rwkw

Location: your mums
NSW, Australia

do a search for mag wheel repairs

 

_________________

BANNED

Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2007 8:00 pm 
Getting Side Ways
Offline

Posts: 491

Joined: 19th May 2007

Ride: fairmont ED

Location: sydney
NSW, Australia

cheers mate, WILL DO!


thanks for your help


p.s do you not recomend me doing it my self?

wheels will be balanced when i get tyres for them..
Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2007 8:12 pm 
Getting Side Ways
Offline

Age: 55

Posts: 434

Joined: 8th Nov 2004

Gallery: 13 images

Ride: 94 Futura

Location: Bilpin
NSW, Australia

Neals wheels near Strathfield
Steves wheels Liverpool
Fx at Kurrajong rd Mount Druitt
Mag wheel repairs I think at Peakhurst

 

_________________

In Henry I Trust

Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2007 8:38 pm 
Technical Contributor
Offline

Age: 50

Posts: 3227

Joined: 12th Feb 2007

Gallery: 10 images

Ride: Falcon

Power: 113 rwkw

Location: your mums
NSW, Australia

jjohnno wrote:
cheers mate, WILL DO!


thanks for your help


p.s do you not recomend me doing it my self?

wheels will be balanced when i get tyres for them..


i think a job doing like that is better done right, as its cheaper in the end, if you know what your doing and know ur s**t go ahead.

 

_________________

BANNED

Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2007 9:32 pm 
Getting Side Ways
Offline

Posts: 491

Joined: 19th May 2007

Ride: fairmont ED

Location: sydney
NSW, Australia

nah definitely don't know my s**t hahaha


ill try and find those places dasmq..any idea on roughly how much it will cost for the 4?
Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Tue Jun 26, 2007 5:01 pm 
Getting Side Ways
Offline

Posts: 491

Joined: 19th May 2007

Ride: fairmont ED

Location: sydney
NSW, Australia

don't think its worth it..people are quoting me 120-180 :o for each rim
Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Tue Jun 26, 2007 5:45 pm 
Moderator
Offline

Posts: 14513

Joined: 7th Nov 2004

Ride: ford falcon au3 xr8

Location: a shit suburb in sydney
NSW, Australia

hi

you can also try morton & may at Warwick Farm NSW
9601 7000

i got one of my wheels repaired by them it cost $110..
Top
 Profile  
 
 
Posted: Tue Jun 26, 2007 7:51 pm 
Getting Side Ways
Offline

Age: 55

Posts: 434

Joined: 8th Nov 2004

Gallery: 13 images

Ride: 94 Futura

Location: Bilpin
NSW, Australia

I WAS QUOTED $60 TO 70 EACH FOR MY DAUGHTERS CAR

 

_________________

In Henry I Trust

Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:
Sort by  
 Page 1 of 1  [ 11 posts ] 

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 14 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

 

 

It is currently Tue Dec 19, 2017 2:18 am All times are UTC + 11 hours

 

 

(c)2014 Total Web Solutions Australia - Australian Web Hosting and Domain Names