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Old 01-04-2010
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i'll trade you bumpers, a DSG one should be easier to paint then chrome :P
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Old 01-04-2010
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yup chrome is ghey! sand it really good. its not exactly the same, but i painted my stock chrome xlt grille. i know its only plastic with chrome on it. but it held up. then i bedlined it. hahaha which is also sticking quite nicely
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you can paint chrome, but you got to sand the hell out of it. when there no shine left then you can paint it.
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Old 01-04-2010
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Originally Posted by Melt View Post
that silverado looks like it now has a base model front end to me
Must not know silverados then.
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im aware that the 99 base still have the 98- front with the sealed beam but it still lewks like ****
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