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chrome grill paint help

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Taco89, Jan 7, 2010.

  1. Jan 7, 2010 at 8:56 AM
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    Taco89

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    i was thinking about painting the chrome piece of my grill to match the color of my silver truck, does anyone know where i could buy matching paint?
     
  2. Jan 7, 2010 at 9:10 AM
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    Automotivetouchpaint.com
     
  3. Jan 7, 2010 at 9:10 AM
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    http://www.automotivetouchup.com/ this was a pretty good match for mine, but make sure to primer/seal black before your base coat of silver. I used a grey primer and it came out a bit light. good luck
     
  4. Jan 7, 2010 at 11:18 AM
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    thanks!
     
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    aerosol rattle can is what I used.
     
  6. Jan 7, 2010 at 12:08 PM
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    I think it was 3 light coats, then 3 "wet" coats of clear. 1 can should do it. 2 if you want to make sure.
     
  7. Jan 16, 2010 at 1:57 PM
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    sweet i wish someone had a right up for this.
     
  8. Jan 16, 2010 at 2:03 PM
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    nvm watched the video in the link
     
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