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Old June 21st, 2013, 10:11 AM   #61
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Yeah thats what I've been reading, I guess I'll do my wheels and see how it looks in a few months, if it's still nice and black the whole jeep is getting it in a neon green I think... Or maybe black... Or od green or orange.... He'll I guess I can peel it once a month untill I find just the right color lol
Their website says the brighter colors don't hold up to the uv as well as the darker colors.
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Old June 21st, 2013, 01:14 PM   #62
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I did read thar gasoline dissolves it so great care should be taken when filling the tank if you do your whole rig.
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Old June 21st, 2013, 01:22 PM   #63
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I did read thar gasoline dissolves it so great care should be taken when filling the tank if you do your whole rig.
same with any paint with no clearcoat. Plasticdip has surprised me. I only had to repaint one wheel, the caliper stuck on that side and the hot metal bits melted into the plasticdip. I just painted a few more layers and it was good as new.
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Old June 21st, 2013, 06:19 PM   #64
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they have a clear coat that you can put on the paint job
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Old June 21st, 2013, 06:36 PM   #65
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I see many folks say it costs the same as paint to do. Paint prices can fluctuate ALLOT. How much have the people who have done it spent?
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Old June 22nd, 2013, 12:07 AM   #66
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I spent $30 doing my rims and the bottom part of me jeep (i posted it)
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Old June 29th, 2013, 06:47 PM   #67
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3 or 4 coats on the wheels, 3 coats on the side trim and fuel door.
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Old July 5th, 2013, 02:34 AM   #68
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be careful filling up the car with gas i spilled some gas on the paint and it just ate it away
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Old July 6th, 2013, 08:21 PM   #69
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I did stripes on the magnum as a way to keep stone chips from the paint in a decorative way without a homosexual looking car bra. I just carried the stripes up onto the roof about 3 months ago to protect the roof from the crap that falls off of my bikes when they are on the roof rack. Its on the rims too. I have only had to redo the rim right below the gas filler because I overflowed trying to go to the nearest dollar. The hood has been on just over a year. the only fading I have is where I didn't get the spray perfect on the hood and there are pores in the rubber. It has a haze to it. I plan to take off that half of the hood to redo it.



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Old July 6th, 2013, 08:24 PM   #70
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Old July 6th, 2013, 09:13 PM   #71
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Hmm seriously considering doing my JK's wheels and grill
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Old July 8th, 2013, 02:27 PM   #72
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yeah its a cheap way to change the look of your car and if you don't like it you can just peel it off
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Old July 8th, 2013, 02:32 PM   #73
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What kind of surface prep is needed? Does it really just stick that well to paint?
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Old July 9th, 2013, 04:30 PM   #74
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you dont have to do anything for preperation all i did was tape off what i needed to paint cleaned it then started spraying
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Old July 9th, 2013, 04:33 PM   #75
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What kind of surface prep is needed? Does it really just stick that well to paint?
yes. Just use a paint prep solvent and let dry and spray away.
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Old July 9th, 2013, 05:03 PM   #76
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i didn't do any prep other and wash and dry.
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Old July 9th, 2013, 05:21 PM   #77
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yes. Just use a paint prep solvent and let dry and spray away.
I wouldnt recommend the solvent if you plan to remove the plastidip at a later time.
Friend of mine did his 2013 Chrysler 200. Hood and tail lights . I had real serious doubts about the lights but ....well, you CAN see the lights thru the painted on finish. And he peeled off the hood finish, just to prove his point to me,..........and then re did it. Pretty cool actually.
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Old July 9th, 2013, 05:58 PM   #78
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I used solvent (brake clean) on my painted rims so I had a clean surface. Guess I should have been more clear. I agree I would not use brake clean on your paint, but for wheels i do
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Old July 11th, 2013, 11:14 PM   #79
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The only prep i did was wipe it down
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Old July 12th, 2013, 01:13 AM   #80
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That stuff is pretty sweet.
And I like what you did to that magnum
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