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Well, finally did it. Took the time and did it......



Cleaned the wheels real well. (not the commander)



added 1 1/2 Spidertrax spacers



Painted the wheels


Used Rustoleum Black Laquer



And I dont care if you can see my license plate. Hundreds of people see me going down the street every day....and they are not looking at my plate!


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Looks good! I like it.

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The wheels look real nice. Hope the paint holds up.
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And I dont care if you can see my license plate. Hundreds of people see me going down the street every day....and they are not looking at my plate!
Exactly ! And even if they do look at it what diff does it make ?

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Quadra-Drive II, NAV, DVD, Trailer Tow Group IV, Off-Road Group II, Remote Start, UConnect, Rear Backup Camera, Chrome Wheels,
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Frickin awesome, man. Looks great.


FORMER Commander Owner, hangin' out for the shenanigans

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Are those the stock tires, or at least the same size?

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Did you tape off the wheels or did you just go all crazy and start spraying them as it sits?

Now you just need to tint the fronts and you'll have completed the look.
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Very nice, I like it, what about the grill? is it black too? or are you going to be painting it black as well, I can't see it in thise pics, the clear front turn signals, and smoke led in the back could be a nice idea...
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Are those the stock tires, or at least the same size?
yes, stocks. i want to change, but not yet.


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Did you tape off the wheels or did you just go all crazy and start spraying them as it sits?

Now you just need to tint the fronts and you'll have completed the look.
the paint wont adhere to the rubber for long, but i soaped the edges so the paint wont stick. I painted in the garage and let it dry so i wouldnt get crap in the paint. just inhaled some fumes!


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Very nice, I like it, what about the grill? is it black too? or are you going to be painting it black as well, I can't see it in thise pics, the clear front turn signals, and smoke led in the back could be a nice idea...
I took the grill out a couple months ago and replaced the chrome with a black one. Bought it from shinyblack and sold the chrome one to someone......cant remember his name now...but he is selling his commander...


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