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Old 09-15-2009, 04:10 PM
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doesnt look that black chromish, more like grey chrom, but it definately goes well with ur car!
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Old 09-15-2009, 05:49 PM
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I agree, looks more like a platinum or gunmetal chromish to me. Still looks much better than plain chrome though.
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Old 09-15-2009, 06:10 PM
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Very nice. I was gonna powdercoat my wheels gunmetal grey (I've got a silver car) but the black chrome I think would look even better. And I like shiny stuff. It's my redneck side. HAHA
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Old 09-15-2009, 06:20 PM
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Looking Good!
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Old 09-16-2009, 10:17 AM
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still not a fan of chrome on our cars BUT since its PG it flows well
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Old 09-16-2009, 11:15 AM
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I like it, congrats man. I wonder what they would look like on an IP! Can any dealer do this to our stockies?
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Old 09-16-2009, 11:25 AM
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More of a gunmetal chrome, but looks ok.
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Old 09-16-2009, 04:23 PM
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Originally Posted by IcebergG View Post
I like it, congrats man. I wonder what they would look like on an IP! Can any dealer do this to our stockies?
This is the second Infiniti dealer that I have known to do this to stockies. If the dealer has some affiliation with a place that does chrome, I don't see any reason why they wouldn't be able to.

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More of a gunmetal chrome, but looks ok.
That was my opinion on it. After seeing it for a few days now, it's grown on me, but I can't help wishing it was a bit darker.
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When I got my car back in May, I wanted to have the stock look with a bit more of a pop. I talked my dealership into making my stock sports chrome. However, a day or two in, I noticed a hole in the chrome on one of the rears. The dealership said they would replace it and sent an order in.

Today I received a call. Since the rims are taking too long on back order, my sales rep offered to replace all four of my stocks with the more pricey black chrome stocks free of charge.

I have a PG 6mt sport coupe on eibachs. Should I take the deal or stay with what I have? Opinions? Pictures?

Pic with chrome before the drop.
I don't have an answer for you, but an observation. I'm in a similar position myself, searching for new rims to replace my very ugly stock, non sport model 18s. Ive not seen in person, a G with black chrome rims which is why I started a thread asking for pics of G's on aftermarket Black Chrome. I have however seen black chrome on other vehicles in person. They were on a Challenger SRT at a local car show and they were unrivalled in appearance, even by the supercars that were there. They looked so sharp that I have been searching for a pair ever since. Now I'll be honest about not liking the pattern of the Black Chrome G rims available, which is why I haven't already purchased a pair. But if you do like the style of the oem black chromes, I would get them for sure. Especially if you have a black or graphite G. Hope that helps.
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I assume he's found something in the 9 years since that reply.
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