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Old 08-25-2009, 08:52 AM
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Using window tint on chrome trim

Is this possible? I'm kicking around the idea of having 3M's Black Chrome window tint applied to the few remaining pieces of chrome on my WK for a different look (not that my WK looks like your typical WK). It might turn out looking like crap, but I thought I might try if it's technically feasible.
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Old 08-25-2009, 08:56 AM
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Re: Using window tint on chrome trim

Maybe spray tint in a can with a glossy clear coat over it might be better. I'm interested to see how it turns out.
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Old 08-25-2009, 08:57 AM
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Re: Using window tint on chrome trim

I think vinyl might be your best bet.
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Old 08-25-2009, 09:39 AM
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Re: Using window tint on chrome trim

Okay, so window tint won't work (it's not mold-able and the adhesive is meant for inside use). On to plan B. Would paint stick to vinyl? Also need to find a solution for the backup sensors - can't have everything else Black Chrome and keep the (silver) chrome dots.
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Old 08-25-2009, 09:46 AM
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Re: Using window tint on chrome trim

trim brite tape looks good on the window trim.
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Old 08-25-2009, 11:21 AM
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Re: Using window tint on chrome trim

Pretty sure you can paint the sensors with no problems.. look at just about every other vehicle on the road with sensors in the bumper, they're painted to match.

I think you need to contact "Daniel" and do it right. He does great paint work from what I've heard.. http://www.jeepgarage.org/f26/
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Re: Using window tint on chrome trim

I say just leave it be.
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Re: Using window tint on chrome trim

I like the chrome accents. I hate my black molding lol

If you only lived in the nyc area..
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Re: Using window tint on chrome trim

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Maybe spray tint in a can with a glossy clear coat over it might be better. I'm interested to see how it turns out.
I'm with Nate,i like the idea of a blackened chrome on what I have left. IDK say chrome with a 30% 40% black tint.
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Re: Using window tint on chrome trim

hey bob, lets stay in the present

this horse been down for a year.
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Re: Using window tint on chrome trim

always jumpin' around reading things that interest me...not paying attention to dates I still like 80 year old chevies and fords
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Re: Using window tint on chrome trim

im right there with you Bob.

im a couple years younger than your post count today
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