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Old 02-03-2012, 04:40 PM
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Just plasti dipped my rims and front grill. Took about an hour a rim (one at a time) and the grill took about 30 mins. So far it looks great and seems to be holding up pretty good. Total cost of rims and grill was $30. Going to attempt the bumpers this weekend, deciding whether i should remove them or just tape them off.
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I'm considering doing the same thing with my grille, could you post some pictures on how your grille turned out?
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So I noticed today that my grill feels like plastic. If it is plastic I don't need to use an etching primer do I? Should I just use a regular primer below the paint?
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Grill is plastic but the nickel and chrome are a metal so after lightly scuffing with say 300 grit paper then a scotch brite pad, yes I would use an etch prime before color. If you want to clear it buy a flat or satin clear.
If you paint it black don't use a black primer.
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Ah that makes sense. I will be stopping at Autozone today to pick up the materials and then working on it tomorrow. I will let you know how it goes!
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