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Old 10-09-2011, 12:34 PM
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Trim Painted

I finally got around to painting the black trim pieces on my Jeep (front dam, side skirts, rear bumper pad, and front license plate holder). Overall I think it turned out well, a lot of sanding though! I ordered all of my paint and supplies from automotivetouchup, and was happy with their products. I did run out of primer though and I purchase some Rustoleum sandable primer for plastics, I don't recommend this stuff as it made sanding a pain and didn't turn out as nice. Let me know what you guys think. Next mod is thin door moldings, possible white door handles. And I need to redo my tail lights, there not as dark as I want.









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Old 10-09-2011, 12:49 PM
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Re: Trim Painted

cool! i would ditch the rear pillar vinyl, it looks crooked and terrible. black reps would looks awesome!
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Old 10-09-2011, 12:55 PM
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cool! i would ditch the rear pillar vinyl, it looks crooked and terrible. black reps would looks awesome!
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Old 10-09-2011, 02:32 PM
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Re: Trim Painted

The color match looks good You shouls look into vinyling the roof
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Old 10-09-2011, 08:29 PM
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Re: Trim Painted

Thanks for the feedback. The back pillars are actually painted and I agree it's not the best looking, so I'm planing on pulling the black down so its even across the back. And some black reps would be nice, just have to save up the cash.
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Old 10-09-2011, 08:43 PM
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Re: Trim Painted

looks good, if you straighten out that back pillar it would look sweet, i like them all painted black thats hot, definitely get some black reps or any black 20s or 22s,
also id say paint the handles
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Looks good man!
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Re: Trim Painted

def. makes a big difference on white!
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Re: Trim Painted

Looks badass! Get a set of black wheels now! I'm looking to paint my side trim soon
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Re: Trim Painted

I've looked into the white door handles on car-parts . com, just waiting to find them for $20-25/handle.

I definitely need the black reps as well, just need to save up some cash for them. Hopefully within the next few months.
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Old 10-10-2011, 10:07 PM
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Re: Trim Painted

looks good......
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