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Old 01-24-2011, 08:21 PM
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Dark Khaki Limited WJ

So...another opinion thread. IF I decided I was going to get a set of SRT reps for the WJ, what color do you guys think would look best against dark khaki?

Stainless brushed tailpipe
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What color wheels? Chrome, black, grey, or polished?
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Old 01-24-2011, 08:32 PM
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Re: Dark Khaki Limited WJ

Dark Khaki+black looks schweet to me.
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Old 01-24-2011, 08:39 PM
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Re: Dark Khaki Limited WJ

OH, BTW, if anyone has pics of a WJ in my color with any of these, I'd love to see them!
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Re: Dark Khaki Limited WJ

Usually I would say go with the black wheels, but since your vehicle is darker but not black I would say chrome it out. It will contrast well like the wheels you have now, just bigger and classier.
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Re: Dark Khaki Limited WJ

I'd go with chrome on the dark khaki, I feel like the taste for colored rims that large usually fizzle out after a few years, or months.
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Re: Dark Khaki Limited WJ

By the way, your WJ is one of the cleanest I have ever seen.
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i voted black but why not body colour? Thats an option.
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Re: Dark Khaki Limited WJ

black.
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Re: Dark Khaki Limited WJ

Thanks man...I try! The neighbors think I'm nuts when I'm outside with a hose in 30 degree temps.

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i voted black but why not body colour? Thats an option.
I don't want to get too matchy-matchy. I did think about it, but if I ever decide to change it up I'd have a REAL hard time selling them.

I like the wheels to draw some attention and not completely fade away and I'm afraid that color matched wheels might do that.
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I don't want to get too matchy-matchy. I did think about it, but if I ever decide to change it up I'd have a REAL hard time selling them.

I like the wheels to draw some attention and not completely fade away and I'm afraid that color matched wheels might do that.
I'm going with my personal favorite (what I had on my Mustang). Black is always a good choice but can be a bit boring and not draw a lot of attention. Chrome always draws a lot of attention, but sometimes it's too much. The solution, black chrome wheels. Do it!

I feel that would draw some attention and not completely fade away. But at the same time, not be gaudy and out of place.
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Re: Dark Khaki Limited WJ

black chrome is very nice, actually have this in mind for my vette. Wanted to black chrome the exhaust tips, cover plate and Z06 badges this summer. Stealthy yet noticeable to the discerning few.

Good call, I change my mind to black chrome.
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