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how to black out mirrors

Discussion in 'Detailing' started by malander, Dec 7, 2010.

  1. Dec 7, 2010 at 1:06 PM
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    malander

    malander [OP] That's some tight butthole

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    I'm getting tired of the chrome mirrors and was wondering have looked around for some oem black mirrors, but I'm not having much luck. Would it look odd/uneven if I just took them off and spray painted them? If I went this route what type of paint would you guys recommend? Thanks in advance
     
  2. Dec 7, 2010 at 1:23 PM
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    stunt man hans

    stunt man hans DISPLACED VIKING LIVING IN GEORGIA

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    sand the shit out of them then duplicolor truck bed liner for the win.
     
  3. Dec 7, 2010 at 1:24 PM
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    malander

    malander [OP] That's some tight butthole

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    is that roll on or textured? id like a smooth finish if possible. sorry for my ignorance im just not too savvy with cosmetic stuff i always tend to mess something up
     
  4. Dec 7, 2010 at 1:26 PM
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    jdkeller How many words can be fit in this s

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    I would search for some that somebody swapped for color matched.

    But in the meantime you might as well paint yours. Sand it a lot and since you want a smooth finish use krylon fusion black.
     
  5. Dec 8, 2010 at 1:18 PM
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    malander [OP] That's some tight butthole

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    yeah it seems not many are going for the color matched (which makes sense on a 1st gen at least for me) but I'll search around a little harder before I paint up my current ones thanks for the help
     
  6. Dec 8, 2010 at 3:00 PM
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    Anthony

    Anthony San Antonio Detailer :)

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    probably better off just having a bodyshop paint them for you.
     
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