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My 2014 has ram boxes. The plastic that covers the top of them is starting to fade and bleach out.
Has anyone else have this happen to theirs? Is there a way to make them black again?

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I also have RamBoxes but have not had that problem. If you can restore it, let us know what you used. I want to keep the Ram as fresh appearing as I can, these posts really help me in that process. Thanks for your post.
 

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Good luck finding something that lasts beyond a month, I tried a lot of them without success. Mine were all gray so I prepped them good and used Dupi Color Trim and bumper paint. After a year they are still black.
 

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Try this, I used on my 2009 jeep to perfection; Solution Finish

FULL INSTALLATION KIT: 12 oz SOLUTION FINISH Black Plastic Trim Restorer SUPER SIZE 12 oz + 2 Microfiber Towels + Applicator Sponge + Gloves. I bought it on Amazon.

It is expensive but it works.
 

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Good luck finding something that lasts beyond a month, I tried a lot of them without success. Mine were all gray so I prepped them good and used Dupi Color Trim and bumper paint. After a year they are still black.

Have any pics you can share? I also went through 2 or 3 products and they either run in the rain or fade after a month. I'd like to paint them but am concerned it would look like I painted them....
 

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I'll be curious to hear about how you make out with the restore. As someone else who has Ramboxes, it's disappointing to read these threads about Ramboxes fading, and there has been a few of them. Fortunately mine spends most of its time in the garage, but that certainly isn't a solution.
 

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Be careful what you apply to your plastics. Anything silicone based may temporarily bring back a deep black shine, but long term it’s compounding the problem, as it dries out the plastic.
 

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Be careful what you apply to your plastics. Anything silicone based may temporarily bring back a deep black shine, but long term it’s compounding the problem, as it dries out the plastic.
I never heard that, water based products dry out. In the end all black will fade if not taken care of. I liked the Turtle wax because it absorbed into the plastic and left a natural new appearance. On my truck I'm not that worried since it is in a garage now.
 

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We see this fade a lot on golf cart bumpers. Fender pads, etc. You can bring the “black” back by using a heat gun, slowly running it over the plastic. Don’t linger too long in one spot. Give it a try, you will be amazed at how well it does.
 
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