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Painting your vehicle...

I saw a jeep the other day with a flat matte black finish... it was the sickest thing ive ever seen lol I was wondering how much it would be to get my whole car done like that
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Old 09-04-2009, 09:17 AM
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Re: Painting your vehicle...

You're talking at least 10 g's for a professional paint job.

I think Matte finishes are pretty difficult to paint correctly.

Or you can do this for probably a fraction of that.

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Old 09-04-2009, 09:21 AM
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Re: Painting your vehicle...

to do it completely and correctly....the entire jeep has to be stripped down and torn apart. Think of the time and labor costs to do that. All glass, rubber moldings, some interior pieces, bumpers, door handles, etc etc. etc have to be removed. Its not gonna be cheap if done right
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Yeap 10g's at least and finding the correct bodyshop to do this is the next step.
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Re: Painting your vehicle...

I ndont think $10k....but maybe $6-8. Thats what I was told for a complete paint and cerami-clear($1500 just for the ppg ceramiclear)
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Re: Painting your vehicle...

I just have a feeling matte finishes are more difficult and more expensive to paint for some reason.
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Re: Painting your vehicle...

Not a fan of matte.

I prefer this.



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Old 09-04-2009, 10:37 AM
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You CAN"T have any dings or anything with matte colors. They show really bad... I seen a matte black lambo but it had a kinda copper reflective undertone to it. Looked nice!!!
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Blackkkk anything, sexyy!!!
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^^^ Yes when white isn't available. LMAO
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^^^ Yes when white isn't available. LMAO

Your correct lol!! In Canada I spent over 3 months looking for my Jeep, my first choice of color was white....I couldnt find ANYYYY

So I went black, now I'm BALLLLLLLINNNNN
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Your correct lol!! In Canada I spent over 3 months looking for my Jeep, my first choice of color was white....I couldnt find ANYYYY
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