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Old 11-23-2010, 09:07 AM   #1
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Restore Black Plastic Trim

Can anyone thell if there is a product to restore my Black trim ... real dull
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Old 11-23-2010, 09:24 AM   #2
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Mothers Back to Black worked like a champ on my bike.

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Old 11-23-2010, 09:32 AM   #3
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Tons of threads on restoring the black

Back to black
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Old 11-23-2010, 10:06 AM   #4
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mothers, krylon fusion, propane torch, sawzall...

lots of options
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RHD... it's a jeep thing
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Old 11-23-2010, 10:08 AM   #5
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I used rustoleum all purpose flat black spray paint. Worked rather well.
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Old 11-23-2010, 02:41 PM   #6
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The best thing I have used is Forever Black. Works just like the picture and lasts.
Bumper & Trim Cleaner & Reconditioner by Forever Black

Sorry I don't have better pictures, but the first picture is the "before" and the second one is the "after". I had them done for over a year and they still looked great. I did need several coats though.
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Old 11-23-2010, 06:32 PM   #7
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My old YJ is still black. I notice TJs turn gray...

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