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Old 09-28-2010, 10:32 PM
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The truck is going in tommorrow to get done. I am going to paint the chrome bumpers. I will post pics on Friday evening as soon as I figure out how to attach pictures. Going to get the grill, bumpers, mirrors, and handles colormatched. Getting the taillights, 3rd brake light, fog lights, head lights, and puddle lamps tinted, lastly getting the calipers painted white and a high temp clear applied. Hopefully it comes out as nice as I am hoping it does.
That sounds awesome!! You better post pictures!

To post pictures you can upload them to a website such as photobucket and then copy the link and paste it in here. After that put [img] before the link and [/img] after the link.
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I will post pics on Friday evening as soon as I figure out how to attach pictures.
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Looking forward to your pics. I too am replacing my Chrome grille with a Silver sport grille to match the body. I would like to have the bumper painted that is much cheaper than buying all the sport bumper parts plus having it painted.
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Only thing about paint the chrome bumper is that it has that line going across instead of being a pure single piece bumper.
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Looking forward to your pics. I too am replacing my Chrome grille with a Silver sport grille to match the body. I would like to have the bumper painted that is much cheaper than buying all the sport bumper parts plus having it painted.
I might look into this too! I think we are twins, same truck and ideas! Can't wait to see it.
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Here is a picture of another guys truck from another forum, some of you may know him. His chrome bumpers are paint matched.
Is it lowered? It looks like it is but I'm not sure! Are there any other pics of this truck? I want more!
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Where's the pics at ? Would really like to see how it turned out.
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the best thing about Media Blasting the metal bumpers is that you still have METAL
i have seen the plastic bumpers after a small mishap & they couldn't even patch the plastic, they need to replace the piece
i worry that even a curb may be just a bit high, so i don't pull into a parking spot all the way, because mine is plastic & i don't have a camera on the front. My rear bumper is plastic too
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how insightful.

I swapped the grille on mine just the other day, ordered it at the parts counter for $281. It comes painted and took all of 10 min to install. As for the bumpers. . . I dont mind the chrome bumpers.

Have you thought about putting the billet insert back in the painted shell? That is what I want to do to mine, would love to see it in action!
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