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Old 03-05-2012, 01:29 PM   #1
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got a new hardtop, thinking about painting it!

hi everyone!

i got pretty lucky and found a hardtop for my '05 LJ this past weekend for $400. what a steal!

i'm looking to get it painted or paint it myself and was wondering if anyone with a LJ has a painted hardtop? I'd love to see some photos and hear some experiences if you painted it yourself! Mine's the silver '05 unlimited and from what i read, apparently silver is that hardest to match to the factory color?

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Old 03-05-2012, 01:44 PM   #2
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Several people have rattle canned Krylon Fusion on with great results.

Krylon: Products: Fusion for Plastic®

I'd go black or try the Satin Pewter Gray maybe.

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Old 03-05-2012, 01:47 PM   #3
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i think im going to go with silver, as close as possible to the factory paint :P
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