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I just did that to mine about a week ago. I was very easy and I think it looks pretty good. If you clean everything really good with a degreaser it will stick just fine. I did it just to see what it would look like and now I am going to see how long it lasts. No sign of peeling yet and I live in Las Vegas.

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awesome looking truck! but its easy for you to like it because your truck is white lol, mine is black and am afraid the 2 diff colors of black will make it look trashy
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I think it would be good to have two different blacks for some contrast. If your grill at flat then you will need some other flat pieces to make it fit in. Just keeping your tires clean and not glossing them will help with that. Maybe paint a few emblems flat black. Flat black rims would fit really nice but if you have chrome I might stay away from flat black.

In other words I would only use one contrast color so if you have chrome already I would stick with chrome unless you want to change all of it to flat black. I did this with one of my motorcycles a few years back and I thought it looked great.
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I think it would be good to have two different blacks for some contrast. If your grill at flat then you will need some other flat pieces to make it fit in. Just keeping your tires clean and not glossing them will help with that. Maybe paint a few emblems flat black. Flat black rims would fit really nice but if you have chrome I might stay away from flat black.

In other words I would only use one contrast color so if you have chrome already I would stick with chrome unless you want to change all of it to flat black. I did this with one of my motorcycles a few years back and I thought it looked great.
i plasti dipped my wheels! and they look sweet and your right, it does contrast well
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i plasti dipped my wheels! and they look sweet and your right, it does contrast well
Nice, how many cans did it take you to do your wheels? I think I am going to do mine this weekend.
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Nice, how many cans did it take you to do your wheels? I think I am going to do mine this weekend.
I went overkill and used 1 can per wheel, just to make sure it had a nice coat
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Good thing w/ PD. If it does not turn out how you like it then peel it off and color match it :P.
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lol yea, hey kay if you dont mind me asking, how much was the paint job on your truck?
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$650 and he threw in the metallic flake red for $150
I provided the DuPunt black paint and removed the weather stripping.
He painted everything including door jams. Not done was under the hood and the inside bed.
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sweet that sounds legit!
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