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Old 08-29-2011, 08:55 AM   #15
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let us know how these hold up. Also what solvent would you use to remove the paint if you got tired of it?

We did a really cool Goodyear sidewall on some race tires and it looked very Trans Am but the upkeep was a bitch

I used goof off.
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Old 08-29-2011, 09:36 AM   #16
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I expected to hate it...and really liked it. Looked great on your car.
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Old 08-29-2011, 10:07 AM   #17
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Looks good. I was thinking about doing the same thing to mine.
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Old 09-03-2011, 10:44 AM   #18
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Looks excellent, man. I say keep it also.
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Old 09-03-2011, 10:51 AM   #19
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Looks great!
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Old 09-03-2011, 11:12 AM   #20
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Old 09-03-2011, 11:32 AM   #21
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Holding up pretty well... except for the P ZERO part. Seems somehow I am rubbing the tops of those letters off. It is the part of the tire lettering that is closest to the ground... not sure how this is happing, aggressive cornering perhaps. When I get a lull in Lee I grab a photo. The "rubbing" is universal and on every tire save driver side rear. Ideas?
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Old 09-03-2011, 02:21 PM   #22
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Cool!! Does it dry fast?
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Old 09-03-2011, 02:27 PM   #23
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Cool!! Does it dry fast?
Was still sticky two days later... so it dries fast but cures slooooow.
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Old 09-03-2011, 03:16 PM   #24
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Tire letter paint pens have been around for years. You can even get them in colors.
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Old 09-03-2011, 07:40 PM   #25
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I've always liked the looks of white raised letters on tires. You hardly ever seem them any more but I still like the looks of them. Would be curious how long this stuff holds up on your tires.

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Old 09-03-2011, 08:37 PM   #26
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here's mine after a month of driving thru all kinds of weather. Havent washed or cleaned the wheels at all.
Tried the pens, thought they were terrible.... took forever.
Cleaned the rubber with brake cleaner (sprayed on a rag and wiped the tire, would not recommend spraying directly on the tire) then used RANGER TIRE PAINT
http://www.rangerpaint.com/collections/frontpage

Holds up fantastic, if you want them white again, just rub lightly with a little rubbing alcohol.
Like i said what you see in these pics is over a month old since the last time i wiped with alcohol.
Also attached is a pic shortly after painting
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Old 09-03-2011, 09:09 PM   #27
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Very kewl... how did you apply it?
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Old 09-03-2011, 09:18 PM   #28
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just a paint brush, small tipped, took about an hour to do all 4 wheels, 2 hours for two coats.
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