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Old 06-06-2013, 11:30 AM
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Black Rims on Black Truck

I have been thinking about putting black rims on my black Silverado. Anyone have any favorite brands?

I like the looks of a few I found online.

V-rock Recon
Tuff T01
XD Rockstar (although I think the star is a little big)
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Old 06-06-2013, 12:47 PM
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Black on black looks awesome.
Personally I'd ditch the Rockstars, too cliche.
Many cool wheel designs out there.
The main thing I look at is the complexity of the wheel with respect to cleaning. Personally I dont want to have to take a tooth brush to all the nooks and crannies on hte rim to get the brake dust off. SImple desing that can be cleaned up with a sponge is what I like.
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Old 06-06-2013, 12:50 PM
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Black on black looks awesome.
Personally I'd ditch the Rockstars, too cliche.
Many cool wheel designs out there.
The main thing I look at is the complexity of the wheel with respect to cleaning. Personally I dont want to have to take a tooth brush to all the nooks and crannies on hte rim to get the brake dust off. SImple desing that can be cleaned up with a sponge is what I like.
Very well said. That's key, IMO, to getting a wheel you can live with for an extended period of time.
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Old 06-06-2013, 01:35 PM
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Love the Black on Black look I got the XD Monsters. The star on the Rockstars reminds me of the Dallas Cowboys and I'm not a fan of theirs.
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I have been thinking about putting black rims on my black Silverado. Anyone have any favorite brands?

I like the looks of a few I found online.

V-rock Recon
Tuff T01
XD Rockstar (although I think the star is a little big)
What year Silverado and what size wheels are you thinking?
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Old 06-06-2013, 01:52 PM
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Black on black looks awesome.
Personally I'd ditch the Rockstars, too cliche.
Many cool wheel designs out there.
The main thing I look at is the complexity of the wheel with respect to cleaning. Personally I dont want to have to take a tooth brush to all the nooks and crannies on hte rim to get the brake dust off. SImple desing that can be cleaned up with a sponge is what I like.
but if you do, be sure to use someone else's tooth bruch
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Old 06-06-2013, 02:00 PM
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Not the same style of wheel you mentioned, but I love the black on black.
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Old 06-06-2013, 02:09 PM
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Not sure if it's an option for you, but I liked my stock wheels so much that I had them powdercoated. Too many XD's and the like in my area.


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Maybe I'm old school, Not a huge fan of painted rims on any vehicle. A little too hokey for me. Like when people tint their tail lights and turn signals.

I mean black on black on black. Come on. Break it up a bit with some bling.

Stole this photo from google.
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