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Old 07-12-2012, 01:38 PM
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Paint chrome side rails anyone do it?

M thinking of painting my chrome step/side rails. Has anyone do this? Should I even attempt it?
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You have to sand blast the crap out of chrome or use a etching primer. I did my grill overlay and it was a pain in the rear.

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Old 07-12-2012, 02:08 PM   #3
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I vote no. Replace them with something black of course.
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Plati dip mabey?
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Plastidip ..
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Old 07-13-2012, 09:52 AM
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ok ill post a trade on here
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Old 07-13-2012, 09:54 AM   #7
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throw them up here and on your local craigslist too. you'd be surprised how many people will respond pretty quickly...

then go get a set o ACE rock rails...

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