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Old 07-02-2013, 07:27 PM   #1
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Bedliner over cracked paint?

I have some cracked paint in my drivers side front fender. I was planning on bedlining the grill and the front part of the fenders. Should I repaint the cracked section then bedline or will the bedline hold well on the cracked paint?

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I have some cracked paint in my drivers side front fender. I was planning on bedlining the grill and the front part of the fenders. Should I repaint the cracked section then bedline or will the bedline hold well on the cracked paint?
Cracked how?

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Old 07-03-2013, 05:38 AM   #3
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Cracked how?
there is some small hairline cracks and there are some large cracks that are flaking the paint
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Sand past the crack paint paint layer to primer layer then bedline. It will not hold over time if you paint over the cracked paint.
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Old 07-03-2013, 07:05 AM   #5
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Sand past the crack paint paint layer to primer layer then bedline. It will not hold over time if you paint over the cracked paint.
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The better you sand and prep the surface, the better the bedliner will adhere.
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Sand past the crack paint paint layer to primer layer then bedline. It will not hold over time if you paint over the cracked paint.
Do this
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Old 07-04-2013, 05:39 AM   #7
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