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Old 03-22-2015, 07:59 PM
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Well, spring is here, and that's when I spend A LOT of time undoing all the damage winter has done. The rockers took a beating with a lot of little rock chips and surface rust. The spots where the paint had been chipped got sanded, spot primed and re-painted. Once everything was dry, the whole rocker got wiped down with alcohol. I cut out a 4-3/4"x6' long strip of vinyl and got to work. I started right under the black tape that you see at the rocker when you open the door, and ran it down to the pinch weld. Both all edges then got a 3M edge-seal treatment to keep water from getting in there and lifting it. I used a paint brush instead of the huge applicator that came with it. Everything was gotten on Amazon.
After it was all done, I ran to Starbucks and felt like I picked up at least 10HP on the butt dyno.
Hopefully this keeps crap from chipping things up in the future.










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Old 03-23-2015, 09:23 AM
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I like the concept and have been considering doing the same areas with bedliner. It is looking sek-see!
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I thought about a brush on bedliner too....but you know I have a carbon fiber problem. The undercarriage has a lot done in bedliner and the majority of it is still holding up well.
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