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Old 07-24-2012, 04:24 PM
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Getting new tires... white letters out or in?!?

Getting a set of silent armours installed in about an hour but can't decide about side walls... do I go all black or leave the white letters facing out?? Hrmm...
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Old 07-24-2012, 04:44 PM
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Re: Getting new tires... white walls out or in?!?

LOL...serious? I didnt know tires still had whitewalls.....hahahaha
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Old 07-24-2012, 04:54 PM
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Re: Getting new tires... white walls out or in?!?

I'm bringing them back... Sh*t is going to look so sweet...

Lol, should read white letters not whitewalls
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Re: Getting new tires... white walls out or in?!?

LOL...ok Ill fix it for ya
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Re: Getting new tires... white letters out or in?!?

My michelins have the white letters on the outside with 18" polished rims.

I like it.
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Re: Getting new tires... white letters out or in?!?

It's in the eye of the beholder/owner...

You like the white letter look?... Then go right ahead with it!

Just remember you have more to clean & detail with each white letter now!

Because if you're going to make that bold tire statement, you've got to have them looking sharp!!


However, FWIW I personally feel that a WK2 looks better with plain blackwalls & some good tire dressing.. especially on the 20's.
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Old 07-24-2012, 06:30 PM
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Re: Getting new tires... white letters out or in?!?

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It's in the eye of the beholder/owner...

You like the white letter look?... Then go right ahead with it!

Just remember you have more to clean & detail with each white letter now!

Because if you're going to make that bold tire statement, you've got to have them looking sharp!!


However, FWIW I personally feel that a WK2 looks better with plain blackwalls & some good tire dressing.. especially on the 20's.
Westley's Bleche-White and a stiff-bristled brush make easy work of raised and outlined white letter tires. But with that being said, I'd still keep the letters turned in.
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Re: Getting new tires... white letters out or in?!?

Out out out and out.
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Re: Getting new tires... white letters out or in?!?

My Michelins are white out and no problem to keep white via regular washes and occassional Black Magic tire wet foam which I read about here. Bleche-White is too harsh for anything other than steel wheels.
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My Michelins are white out and no problem to keep white via regular washes and occassional Black Magic tire wet foam which I read about here. Bleche-White is too harsh for anything other than steel wheels.
I've actually found the opposite: that it can stain regular steel wheels. I never had a problem with it on clear-coated aluminum wheels, tires, whitewalls, black underbody cladding, etc.
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Re: Getting new tires... white letters out or in?!?

Post pics!!! What size tires?

Black out!
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I've actually found the opposite: that it can stain regular steel wheels. I never had a problem with it on clear-coated aluminum wheels, tires, whitewalls, black underbody cladding, etc.
That's good. Thanks. But I don't need anything that strong anyway.
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