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Old 04-23-2013, 09:25 PM
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Curbed my rim :

Short of buying a new rim, do I have any options?

Can try to paint it? I don't even know what color that is.

I'm so pissed at myself.


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Old 04-23-2013, 09:27 PM
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That can easily be fixed. Don't beat yourself up over it. If you don't have the know how, ask your dealership who they use for rim repair.
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Re: Curbed my rim :

Might be tough to paint. Hyper silver is a multi step paint process almost like a candy paint job.
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Re: Curbed my rim :

On my previous 2012 Overland, I had a small paint chip that annoyed me so I had a place come over and repair it. Even after 3 attempts, he never could get the finish correct. I finally gave up and ordered a new wheel, tire and TPMS.

If you do try a repair and aren't satisfied, I have the replacement Overland wheel/tire for sale in the classifieds. I put the repaired wheel/tire back on the 2012 at trade in time.
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Old 04-23-2013, 11:04 PM
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Re: Curbed my rim :

Thanks for the replies. I was really wanting you all to say that there is a touch up paint I can buy from the dealer ... But I guess that would have been too easy!!!

Bob, I saw your ad. Where are you located?
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Old 04-23-2013, 11:53 PM
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Re: Curbed my rim :

There is touch up paint you can buy online for the wheels. It's Satin Carbon color. You'll need clear coat touch up too.

Satin Carbon Pearl Clearcoat (Wheel) DD5-W Touch Up Paint for 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee
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Old 04-24-2013, 01:12 AM
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Re: Curbed my rim :

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There is touch up paint you can buy online for the wheels. It's Satin Carbon color. You'll need clear coat touch up too.

Satin Carbon Pearl Clearcoat (Wheel) DD5-W Touch Up Paint for 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee
Thank you and thank you again! Just ordered the pens to try and do the repair myself.

Best case, this works. Worst, I buy a new rim!
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Thank you and thank you again! Just ordered the pens to try and do the repair myself.

Best case, this works. Worst, I buy a new rim!
You're welcome. Hope it works for you. I'll be interested to find out how it goes.
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You're welcome. Hope it works for you. I'll be interested to find out how it goes.
Oh yeah. I'll post up pictures and impressions when I do this.
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Re: Curbed my rim :

Don't blame yourself. Blame your spouse.
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Re: Curbed my rim :

"The other" was driving my jeep cause I found out the restaurant we were eating at sold beer hahaha. Well she took a chunk out of my rim and I had it repaired. I'll post a pic of the wheel before and after repair.
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