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Painting chrome plastic trim

Hi guys - what's the best way to paint the grill trim rings and lower triangle chrome trim?

I'm not too keen on vinyl but really want something durable...

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Re: Painting chrome plastic trim

There is a thread on this already. Try doing a search for it.
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Re: Painting chrome plastic trim

Just wrap them
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Old 08-25-2014, 09:37 PM
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Re: Painting chrome plastic trim

I had mine hydro dipped. Pretty cool look imo.
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Re: Painting chrome plastic trim

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I had mine hydro dipped. Pretty cool look imo.

That looks sweet as. I'm taking my grill rings and lower grill chrome parts to a hydro dipper this weekend! I have no idea how to remove the rings yet but I'll work it out.
Wanted to as how you did the engine covers. The hydro dipping makes sense but how did you do the 6.4 Hemi in red?


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Re: Painting chrome plastic trim

I decided to wait until the Vapor edition parts hit the JFJ shelves - then I'll snap one of those Grilles up & I'll have the chrome one as a spare to play with
Just don't want to fark it up doing it myself
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Any idea when the black grille inserts will be hitting the shelves? Are we in a wait and see situation?
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I have no idea how to remove the rings yet but I'll work it out.

They just pop out pry on a corner bro'
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Re: Painting chrome plastic trim

They were a pain in the a ss
First one took 20 mins, 5 others 5 mins then the last one 30 mins it simply refused to come out. That's a couple weeks ago.
This is what they look like from the shop now:
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They were a pain in the a ss
First one took 20 mins, 5 others 5 mins then the last one 30 mins it simply refused to come out. That's a couple weeks ago.
This is what they look like from the shop now:
This isn't wrap
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Hey dpaps

Did you get real cf? If so where did you get it done and how much? Do you have any pics with the trim on the car?

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Ooops ignore my comment. Just read the thread.

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Hey dpaps

Did you get real cf? If so where did you get it done and how much? Do you have any pics with the trim on the car?

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Didn't get it done in real cf
It's Hydrographics true weave pattern.


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