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Old 02-22-2011, 06:00 PM
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Re: Painted Headlight Bezels and Jeep Emblem

That looks fresh add some smoked fog lights and lose the license plate bracket, ur golden, or silver in ur case
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Old 02-22-2011, 06:09 PM
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Re: Painted Headlight Bezels and Jeep Emblem

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Lose the licence plate holder.
Yea I plan on it. Gotta get some plugs for the holes though.
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Old 02-22-2011, 06:10 PM
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Re: Painted Headlight Bezels and Jeep Emblem

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That looks fresh add some smoked fog lights and lose the license plate bracket, ur golden, or silver in ur case
HAHA or Dark Grey HAHA
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Old 02-22-2011, 06:51 PM
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Re: Painted Headlight Bezels and Jeep Emblem

How did you paint the jeep letters?
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Old 02-22-2011, 06:54 PM
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yea...those letters look good!
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Old 02-22-2011, 07:04 PM
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Re: Painted Headlight Bezels and Jeep Emblem

Thanks MasterWK and machinanyc! I took the letters off, sanded till the chrome was hazy. Then I used Self Etching Primer followed by sandable primer. Sanded smooth then reprimed with sandable primer. Hit them with Black Acrylic Enamel and sanded them some more followed by more paint. Now I'll let them cure and clear coat them this weekend to give them the polished look. If anyone wants one, I'll put together a How To. I have some extra of everything and some other badges I pulled off.
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Re: Painted Headlight Bezels and Jeep Emblem

Should I leave them semi-gloss or should I fully clear coat them to give them a full gloss look?
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I vote semi-gloss.
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^ Agreed.
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Old 02-22-2011, 09:13 PM
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Re: Painted Headlight Bezels and Jeep Emblem

Well that's two for that. Now how about this: Should I paint the rear handle and side trim this same black or should I color match them?
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