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Old 10-08-2013, 03:01 PM   #1
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Painting my grill when I get home. Plasti-dip or Rustoleum textured??

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Old 10-08-2013, 03:09 PM   #2
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I say plasti-dip first to make sure you like it.

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Old 10-08-2013, 03:35 PM   #3
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I say OEM matched color.
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Old 10-08-2013, 03:39 PM   #4
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I did plasti-dip about a month ago. I like the look, but in areas where I rubbed it with anything other than a feather duster it is peeling.

Next time I will go for some flat black paint under the plasti-dip, or just use flat black paint.
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Old 10-08-2013, 03:47 PM   #5
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I say OEM matched color.
Go figure.....you'd make everything OEM if you could!

My grill was peppered with rock pits and dings. I sprayed mine with rattle can rustoleum bedliner and it turned out great. It doesn't have a lot of texture which makes it easier to clean. If it gets beat up a little, easy to spray it again.

My Jeep is black so I hope it matches the bedliner close enough for Unlimited04, although the bedliner is flat and my paint is gloss. Still looks good.
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Old 10-08-2013, 03:56 PM   #6
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The grill has one of those UGLY chrome pieces over the front of it. I pulled it off and all the dust and sand that had been trapped behind it has scratched the crap outta the grill. It's got a lot of rock chips in it as well. I know I'll like the black grill on the yellow jeep so I think I'm gonna go with the paint an not the plasti-dip. Thanks y'all
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Old 10-08-2013, 03:57 PM   #7
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I'd go with the rusto, easy to apply and easier to reapply if necessary.
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Old 10-10-2013, 05:42 PM   #8
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Take the ugly chrome and sand the ever lovin crap out of it and paint it then put it back on. Then you can use a permanent paint instead of plastidip.

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