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Old 06-09-2012, 05:17 PM
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Paint flares??

Is there any decent products that I can use to paint my black.... now greying fender flares??
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Old 06-09-2012, 05:31 PM   #2
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I used the process detailed in this thread to do my flares:

http://www.wranglerforum.com/f5/tire...it-152938.html

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Rustoleum bedliner. I tried Krylon Fusion but it eventually grayed and got chalky looking. The bedliner is a good texture and more UV stable.
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I tried that first, but it came out blotchy. It may have been because it was about 20 degrees out that day though.
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I tried that first, but it came out blotchy. It may have been because it was about 20 degrees out that day though.
I am definately going to try this method out. I think the guy who owned the Jeep before me painted the fenders so I am probably gonna have to get some type of paint remover first

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NIce Jeep!!!!!! JEALOUS
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Old 06-09-2012, 09:39 PM   #8
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I tried the Krylon Fusion as well, Looked great at first but faded with in a year. I just did them last month with Rustoleum Bed Liner in a can. I am very happy. I love the texture and they look great. Pics in my build thread.
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I heard you have to be very careful about making even passes or else they look overlapped.
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Try this:

Bedlining the Fender Flares

Looks awesome, very similar to stock, easy to apply and very forgiving. Even looks good on the front of my fenders!
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rustolium bedliner.

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On my mirrors

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My old trucks bumper..... after about a year.
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I heard you have to be very careful about making even passes or else they look overlapped.
I had no trouble. Dried all even.
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Dragon you are brilliant. I used the stuff and they look like they came out of a professional paint shop. As hard as I tried to screw up it just wasn't possible. Thanks forthe advice Amigo!!
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Dragon you are brilliant. I used the stuff and they look like they came out of a professional paint shop. As hard as I tried to screw up it just wasn't possible. Thanks forthe advice Amigo!!
You're welcome.

I don't know what it is about that stuff, but it goes on so smooth and flawless.
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I heard you have to be very careful about making even passes or else they look overlapped.
I suck at painting but it dried really nice.
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I'm planning on doing mine with bed liner hopefully tomorrow (Thursday if not)

I'll be posting before and after pics
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Mine was a warranty but they said it would cost me about 100.00 todo all 6 pieces with a lifetime warranty.. They sprayed the inside and out. Said it last longer and it looks amazing
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That video is cool but what happens when you get 1000 degrees closer to the paint?

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