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Old 04-06-2013, 03:20 PM
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Gloss Black...Grill, Window Trim, Lettering

Installed the Upper Grill Seven Inserts from Just for Jeeps (82212293). It comes stainless steel but I had it powder coated gloss black. I'm waiting for the group buy for the lower front bumper from Black Ops. If that doesn't pan out I will get the lower grill (82212621) and have that powder coated too.

Had the chrome window trim vinyl wrapped gloss black to match the windows.

Replaced my chrome lettering with the gloss black version. I like how the lettering is barely noticeable, sort of ghosted in.
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Old 04-06-2013, 03:25 PM
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Re: Gloss Black...Grill, Window Trim, Lettering

grille inserts look really good!
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Old 04-06-2013, 03:36 PM
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Re: Gloss Black...Grill, Window Trim, Lettering

looks nice and stealthy!
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Old 04-06-2013, 04:06 PM
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Re: Gloss Black...Grill, Window Trim, Lettering

I guess we can call it the Grand Cherokee "black top" editions LOL!

Nice work ANT
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Old 04-06-2013, 04:33 PM
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Wish i could wash it and take some nice pics, but gotta wait for all that adhesive to cure.
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Re: Gloss Black...Grill, Window Trim, Lettering

Yep!

Hopefully it will be a real hot day and that should help speed up the curing of the mounting tape.
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Re: Gloss Black...Grill, Window Trim, Lettering

Looks really good, especially with the new grill! Nice work.
How difficult were the grill inserts to install?
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Re: Gloss Black...Grill, Window Trim, Lettering

really looks good ! nicely done !
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Re: Gloss Black...Grill, Window Trim, Lettering

Do you have to take the window trim off to wrap it?
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Re: Gloss Black...Grill, Window Trim, Lettering

Looks awesome I am wanting to do the same thing to my Brilliant Black Cherokee
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How difficult were the grill inserts to install?
Very easy. The front outer grill pops off then the inserts fit in place. There are tabs you fold over with your fingers. Definitely one of the easier installs.




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Do you have to take the window trim off to wrap it?
No, it was wrapped right on the car. A lot of the trim is held in place with tape. If removed, they would be destroyed from bending, etc.
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Amazing. This is what I plan on doing with my Altitude. Very nice.
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