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Old 06-03-2012, 08:06 PM   #1
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Green Wheels to Match 09 Jeep Green

I've seen a few pics of tan wheels. Has anyone painted wheels (whether stock or steelies or aftermarket) "Jeep Green" to match the dark green "Jeep Green Metallic" color? I believe the paint gloss should be satin or flat. I'm basically going for a military look.

Krylon's Moss Green looks possible.

So does Rustoleum Hunt Club Green.

I figured I'd get some Cragars or Rugged Ridges, paint them all Green, and be done with it. I recently plastidipped my stock wheels, and they look OK, but the plastidip is a little more fragile than I expected, and I like the look of the D Window or Soft 8 Wheels better for overall theme I'm going for.

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Go for it.........and post pics.......

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Old 06-03-2012, 10:03 PM   #3
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This is interesting, I've been wondering what they would look like too.
Here's some threads where guys painted their wheels green:
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f8/mili...bs-128818.html
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f5/mode...eep-34174.html
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I'd love to see pics when you finish.
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This is interesting, I've been wondering what they would look like too.
Here's some threads where guys painted their wheels green:
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f8/mili...bs-128818.html
http://www.wranglerforum.com/f5/mode...eep-34174.html
Steelies for a JK

I'd love to see pics when you finish.
It's gonna take a minute to get rims, get them painted, and put on the Duratracs I want, but I definitely will keep everyone posted!

If anyone has ideas on the right paint, I'd still really appreciate it.
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Old 06-04-2012, 01:36 AM   #5
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Isn't the exact paint type send colour written somewhere on the doorframe? Or is that only for old cars? Did they stop doing that?
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Yup, it's on the door frame. Any paint shop should be able to mix some up.
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Old 06-04-2012, 11:47 AM   #7
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I answered own question: Mopar makes a spraypaint in the exact color. So with a semigloss or satin clearcoat it would probably look pretty good and not too flashy, I should think.

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