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painting gas tank skid plate

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I want to paint the gas tank skid plate on my Overland. I don't like the multy-color shades mixed with some rust spots but don't want to make it shiny and contrasting with other visible parts of the underbody. What type of paint should I use? Thanks in advance!
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Old 05-20-2012, 05:26 AM
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Re: painting gas tank skid plate

Semi Gloss black or spray on bedliner works well there.
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Re: painting gas tank skid plate

I used duplicolor bedliner for mine
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Re: painting gas tank skid plate

Thanks! I will give it a try.
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Re: painting gas tank skid plate

The person that had my Jeep before me lined the wheel wells with bed liner, it works great!
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Re: painting gas tank skid plate

I used some leftover POR-15 Blackote. It's glossy, but it does not "attract" attention.
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Re: painting gas tank skid plate

Thanks again guys! I have some bedliner spray left over and will use it first. I am sure it will look a lot better!
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Re: painting gas tank skid plate

Thanks for asking the question, now you got me looking at mine! Lol thanks everyone for the responses I will have to get to this soon.
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