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Old 06-24-2005, 11:56 PM
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Adding chrome trim over wheels ???

would love to add chrome trim I see over wheels on some models. . On my 85 300D-T Is that some thing that can be done ? How?
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Old 06-25-2005, 01:25 AM
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Due Dilgence

The "Chroming" process weakens the metal.

Try polishing your alloy wheels,they'll look fantastic! [Hard Labor]
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Old 06-25-2005, 11:45 PM
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no i'm talking about the chrome strip that i see over the wheels , on the body of the car....
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Old 06-26-2005, 12:10 AM
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The chrome "fender trims" are aftermarket items. Froogle or give www.slaccessories.com site a look for examples.
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Old 06-26-2005, 12:15 AM
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You do know that these things cause dirt and moisture to become trapped underneath and can lead to rust? I'm having mine taken off when I get the 300D repainted in the 2006-2009 timeframe.
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