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View Poll Results: Which wheel? Black or Silver?
Machined Black w/ Chrome Lip 20 62.50%
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Thinking of new rims - Poll time

OEM wheels are 7 years old. Still looks great but help me decide on either
• Machined Black w/ Chrome Lip
• Machined Silver w/ Chrome Lip

I currently have 5 twin spokes and want to keep that.
Just got new tires so sticking with my 18 inch.
My car of course is black so do not want black, gunmetal, matte.
I will be keeping my MB center caps


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No contest IMO.

Silver all day

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Yep, all silver it should be
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I vote sliver but without the studs/bolts things . 😄
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I vote sliver but without the studs/bolts things . 😄
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I voted for black, on a black car I think they will look great
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All silver for me !!

Make sure your centre caps will fit , not all aftermarket rims will take them ....
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someone needs to photo shop them onto your car for us jeff.


I guess I would go silver ,however I would like to see the contrast of the others against the bodywork first as I think it will make the car look more moody ( in a good way )
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All silver for me !!

Make sure your centre caps will fit , not all aftermarket rims will take them ....
Accept original Mercedes-Benz cap
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Been a long day , I got distracted by the the pretty pictures , jeje !!
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Voted ... but, Jeff, surely it doesn't matter what we all think... what's important is which ones do you prefer?!
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I kind of like the black on a black SLK. And the chrome really stands out against the black as well.
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I'd say black all day long!
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If the 'black' is as your photo, then that would be good, as it is machined black which technically is only black 'behind the scenes'.
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Was looking at the same rims. Very nice choice. If your car is black, gotta go with the black ones.
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Silver with Chrome, but you know me, I would go all chrome for the Pop!
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I like those two styles .






here is a Picture somewhat close of the wheels you picked they

look too girly for me.

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silver all the way
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