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How crappy would this look?

Discussion in 'Arizona' started by 0uTkAsT, Apr 14, 2011.

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What do you think?

Poll closed May 14, 2011.
  1. Genious, you're the man.

    19.1%
  2. That will look like crap, you're a moron for considering it.

    8.8%
  3. Won't matter, they're already black.

    14.7%
  4. I like pie.

    57.4%
  1. 0uTkAsT

    0uTkAsT [OP] Gun Toting Gearhead

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    So, I was mocking up my new fog lights and I noticed that my bumpers and fenders are already turning gray and crappy looking again despite just "restoring" them a little over two weeks ago. That's when it occurred to me that I should just peel them off and spray them with a rubberized bedliner material. A few years ago, a friend and I coated his entire Jeep in Rhinoliner, and it turned out pretty bad ass. But it was also a beater, and I'm not sure how well the Taco would pull off the textured look. Of course I'd also have to coat the handles, mirrors, etc. to tie it all in.

    So what say you? Once that stuff goes on it does NOT come off, unlike paint which can be stripped or blasted off, so this is a one-way street.
     
  2. VanillaGorilla

    VanillaGorilla Itsnevertoearlytostartbee fingupyourobituary

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    Sounds...SKETCH.. time to research... BRB
     
  3. TexAggie

    TexAggie Well-Known Member

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    I think it would look good! Someone on here did their whole truck, I'm not sure who it was but he put pics up.
     
  4. VanillaGorilla

    VanillaGorilla Itsnevertoearlytostartbee fingupyourobituary

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    It can look good, their's an old school land cruiser in town that did it and looks bad ass. Only part that id be worried about is theres no real turning back.....ever...without completely damaging your paint.. COIN FLIP!!!
     
  5. jacob_wood

    jacob_wood Screw your MPG's

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    I'd do it. Hope that helps.
     
  6. DGXR

    DGXR Well-Known Member

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    I would let the bumper go until I could not stand it one more day, then do the rhino treatment. Doing the mirrors and especially the door handles could be tricky... are they really necessary to "tie it all in"?? Methinks notsomuch.
     
  7. 0uTkAsT

    0uTkAsT [OP] Gun Toting Gearhead

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    Thanks for the opinions guys. I plan on getting sliders soon too, so I think I might go this bedliner route once I get them, and coat them all at the same time. I may take off the chrome badges and coat them, too.

    Keep the opinions coming, I'm still kinda iffy.
     
  8. Kappes03

    Kappes03 Legend of the UG

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    There's a DC tacoma on here that's rhino lined, he said it added about 160 pounds,
     
  9. tinker_troy

    tinker_troy I feel so Devo

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    T3VB Line-Xed his bumpers (see post below)
    I like it personally. When my CBI bumper gets here I am taking it down and having it done, then one of these days I will get the front done as well.

     
  10. DOT

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    Do the bumpers and the fender flares but dont use bedliner on the door handles or mirrors they make a trim spray paint you can pick it up at like checkers or any autozone it works pretty good for mirrors that fade. I used it on my wrangler it holds up for plastic stuff
     
  11. 0uTkAsT

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    Thanks for posting that! I like it! :D
     
  12. 0uTkAsT

    0uTkAsT [OP] Gun Toting Gearhead

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    Just curious, why are you guys suggesting to skip the handles and mirrors? They can't be too hard to remove :confused:
     
  13. DOT

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    I think it would look kinda weird with a thick coat or texture to them
     
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    It would work on the flares...not sure about covering everything though. I know a few people have used the stuff that you roll on for the flares...turns out pretty well.
     
  15. 97yota4wd

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    i clicked i like pie cause i have no idea haha... good luck bump
     
  16. CUtigerfan

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    get the UV coating or whatever its called so it won't fade like the bumpers already have. I don't agree with the mirrors and door handles either. doesn't make much sense for functional or aesthetics to me
     
  17. 0uTkAsT

    0uTkAsT [OP] Gun Toting Gearhead

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    Door handles I can definitely see avoiding, but I like the idea of doing the mirrors because I have a habit of tearing door mirrors up/off and a little added protection is always welcome. I'm not sure yet, but seriously, I have cut, scratched, and knocked off mirrors on almost every vehicle I've owned (and no it's not because I can't drive).
     
  18. Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free Since 1983

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    Some others have done it, I think it looks pretty good if the application is done well. I'm on the fence about the door handles and mirror covers mainly because I haven't seen it and don't have the vision I guess.
     
  19. ColtsTRD

    ColtsTRD .....

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    DO IT...It'll look mean!!!








    (oh, and I like pie :) )
     
  20. Dirty5Thirty

    Dirty5Thirty TW's BAD MF'er Squad

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    There is this wonderful new product on the market called Plasti-Dip. If it ever wears out, peel it off and paint it again. The problem with the bedliner is it looks too rugged for the aesthetics on truck IMHO.

    But its your truck. Who cares what we think?
     
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