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Old 04-08-2013, 11:51 AM
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I wasn't aware that it simply peeled off. I'm guessing once peeled off there is no harm to the chrome?
Nope. I'd say if anything it protects the chrome.
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Old 04-08-2013, 12:25 PM
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Nope. I'd say if anything it protects the chrome.
Yeah gonefishin is correct.. I didn't know how it would look but I am following Gonefishin's path in killing all the chrome off.. so tried it out, I am good with a spray can and all I did was tape everything off. spray (allowed 15 mins between 1st and 2cd coat.. and then 30 from the second till the 4th. did a quick cut out on the outside of everything.. and took al tape off.. If I don't like, can easily remove... Found the smoked one always came out crappy no matter how I did it.
If you were to like the black stock look and wanted permanent.. You could then go and get a black grill just like his.

And on the convo of tips.. I almost bought a 10 inch black tip for my truck.. Then quickly reliezed I am way to lazy to customize a 10 inch tip onto my stock pipes



Sorry for the Off topic Gonefishin.. But you get reps for the mean lookin truck.
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Old 04-08-2013, 12:28 PM
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Don't worry about goin off topic. Look at any one elses build thread..that's what happens on these. Lots of good info being passed around right now so Go for it!
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Old 04-08-2013, 12:30 PM
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Oh yeah might as well ask this here too.. Seeing as I am planning on running same size tires and bilstein's as you got.. Do you get any rubbing with the -12mm offset?
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Old 04-08-2013, 12:33 PM
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Oh yeah might as well ask this here too.. Seeing as I am planning on running same size tires and bilstein's as you got.. Do you get any rubbing with the -12mm offset?
Not at all.

I will say my tires aren't a full 12.5" wide though. I measured them exactly and told someone on here but I can't remember. I think it's just shy of 12"

But at full lock there looks to be plenty of room for a full 12.5 wide.
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Old 04-08-2013, 12:35 PM
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Not at all.

I will say my tires aren't a full 12.5" wide though. I measured them exactly and told someone on here but I can't remember. I think it's just shy of 12"

But at full lock there looks to be plenty of room for a full 12.5 wide.
Alright thats perfect to know.. Thanks.. I am wondering if -18 Offset would rub..
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Old 04-08-2013, 12:53 PM
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Well when I get a chance I may try plasti dipping the grille and see how it turns out. May not be till the summer though when I'm out of school. Thanks for the info gonefishin and canadian hemi pride!
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Well when I get a chance I may try plasti dipping the grille and see how it turns out. May not be till the summer though when I'm out of school. Thanks for the info gonefishin and canadian hemi pride!
You do it while studying set it all up.. one coat.. go study, quick 2 min spray break, study and so on.. What I did when I tested it out on my back emblem before.
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You do it while studying set it all up.. one coat.. go study, quick 2 min spray break, study and so on.. What I did when I tested it out on my back emblem before.
Haha sounds like you're talkin from experience!
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