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Old 02-28-2010, 09:09 AM   #1
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Which paint is almost PERFECT match for RX8 OEM wheel touch ups?

I did my research and came out in these two paints:

1) Mazda Sunlight Silver

2) Duplicolor TY 01602, Toyota "Lunar Mist Metallic" 1C8

Which one from the two above should I buy?

Anyone with 1st hand experience?

Is there any other paint that Im missing?

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This thread has the discussion your looking for.
https://www.rx8club.com/showthread.p...ht=wheel+paint
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This thread has the discussion your looking for.
https://www.rx8club.com/showthread.p...ht=wheel+paint
Thanks for the reply alnielsen.

Actually, the link you suggested is one of the many links that I researched, which made me a bit confused about the issue, and had to come up with the above question
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I personally would have them stripped and power coated. I don't know if the option is available to you.
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I personally would have them stripped and power coated. I don't know if the option is available to you.
I recently purchased the RX8 (series 1 model) and I love the rims as they are. The scratches are only minor, however, but perhaps in the future, I'll consider powdercoating for drastically changing the color and making them black.
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Duplicolor TY 01602...Lunar Mist Metallic, 1C8, Toyota.

To find it here you'd need to search for the "road rash" thread. I used it on some rash, and it matched perfectly.
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