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painted my stock rims and installed custom grill what do you guys think?

Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by bboynowee, Aug 14, 2009.

  1. Aug 14, 2009 at 11:21 AM
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    bboynowee

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    Well it was an all day project...I really like my work considering that the grill installment was the most difficult for me. I didn't need to cut my original grill for the installment of the new one...but I see how that would have been much easier :eek:...haha...but I didn't have the saw tool to do it. I also like how my rims came out!!...well what do you guys think? I also want to get some fog lights...any suggestion? :D

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  2. Aug 14, 2009 at 11:30 AM
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    rhion82

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    I like the wheels painted black like that. I'm thinking about painting mine black just like that but I will paint me lug nuts black. But im not a big fan of the grill but thats just my opinion
     
  3. Aug 14, 2009 at 11:34 AM
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    InfidelTaco

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    take the center caps off
     
  4. Aug 14, 2009 at 11:42 AM
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    bboynowee

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    I actually thought about taking off the center caps off....:D
     
  5. Aug 14, 2009 at 11:45 AM
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    Fluffymonkey

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    Looks good! Now paint your badges black! :D
     
  6. Aug 14, 2009 at 11:47 AM
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    bboynowee

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    Hey! not a bad idea!:eek:
     
  7. Aug 14, 2009 at 11:48 AM
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    Hey Dude,,
    Nice Job!! looks good....:thumbsup:
     
  8. Aug 14, 2009 at 11:50 AM
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    Fluffymonkey

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  9. Aug 14, 2009 at 11:56 AM
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    phynyx38

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    Good job :thumbsup:! I like the wheels, the grill is cool too. Cut out the original grill and put some lights behind it :D.
     
  10. Aug 14, 2009 at 11:56 AM
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  11. Aug 14, 2009 at 12:25 PM
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    thanks bro!
     
  12. Aug 14, 2009 at 1:06 PM
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    I really like the grill except the stock one behind it!
     
  13. Aug 14, 2009 at 3:34 PM
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    hahaha:D
     
  14. Aug 14, 2009 at 9:32 PM
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    i painted my rims and grill surround and i like the look, also did the badges black and it really ties things together i recommend doing it when you get some spare time
     
  15. Aug 14, 2009 at 9:44 PM
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    Yeah...I sure will!....I'm thinking of doing it this Sunday!:D
     
  16. Aug 15, 2009 at 9:16 AM
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    From personal experience don't use Krylon paint it sucks or non plastic primer, go and get some rustoleum plastic primer and paint for plastic it works great. The primer especially and you only need one coat and let it dry for an hour and the paint will stick to it like glue
     
  17. Aug 17, 2009 at 6:31 AM
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    Looks good man...I'm going to do the same thing soon.
     
  18. Aug 20, 2009 at 7:15 PM
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    De badge is the way to go! :cool:
     
  19. Aug 21, 2009 at 8:20 AM
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    I'm liking the grill? what brand? it would look better if you took out the original grill and put in some fogs.
     
  20. Aug 21, 2009 at 10:15 AM
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    great job! looks great!
     
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