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black chrome grille bumper idea

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by JJ5685, Nov 25, 2011.

  1. Nov 25, 2011 at 8:03 PM
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    JJ5685

    JJ5685 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Has anybody tried to paint their chrome grille and bumper with transparent black paint. I just wonder if it would stick without sanding
     
  2. Nov 25, 2011 at 11:35 PM
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    SoCalBlack08

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    Transparent black as in spray tint?
     
  3. Nov 26, 2011 at 5:47 AM
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    JJ5685

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    Spray tint I guess like vht
     
  4. Nov 26, 2011 at 7:27 AM
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    LUSETACO

    LUSETACO Here for the Taco Pron

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    I've experimented with VHT on an emblem. Looks good but won't hold up unless you clear coat over it. Even then I'm not sure it would last long.
     
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