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Old 07-23-2011, 02:51 PM
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Default Painted my radio bezel today

Just thought I'd share this small mod with y'all. I noticed that the dash looked a little plain, so I bought a color match spray and painted it lol simple, so here's a before and after

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Old 07-23-2011, 02:54 PM
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NICE i want mines red! any suggestion for the paint?
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Old 07-23-2011, 02:58 PM
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u did sand it first right?
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Old 07-23-2011, 03:01 PM
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u did sand it first right?
Good job on the Bezel bro. And I didn't sand mine when I did it infact I didn't sand my entire interior just prime paint and clearcoat same results
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Old 07-23-2011, 03:04 PM
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the prob is with bezels i believe is they have a rubber paint on them and after time the rubber peels off. and there for ur paint starts to peel off and look nasty.
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Old 07-23-2011, 03:06 PM
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You and me both! I just finished mine today.



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Old 07-23-2011, 03:06 PM
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OOOHH haha yeah dude I forgot about that man yeah I did get rid of that rubber crap on my bezel before I painted it but I just fingered that biaatch off with my nail.
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Old 07-23-2011, 03:13 PM
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Lol yeah I sanded all that crap off with a 1k grit paper then smoothed it with 3k

Fork, yours looks goo man! What year is that?
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Old 07-23-2011, 03:16 PM
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lol thanku people i hate seeing good paint work peel off and look bad i infact just sanded mine as well i shall have mine done tomorrow
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Old 07-23-2011, 03:18 PM
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Lol awesome dude! I wanna see it when its done

And here's another pic of mine so you cam kinda see the exterior paint match the bezel
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Old 07-23-2011, 03:21 PM
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autozone sells color matched paint its what i use
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Old 07-23-2011, 03:25 PM
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autozone sells color matched paint its what i use
O'reilly's>autozone!!!! Lol idk, I got mine from o'reilly's, but all auto stores shoul have it, maybe even Wal-mart lol
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Old 07-23-2011, 03:30 PM
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Default Re: Painted my radio bezel today

I was surprised that Home Depot, of all places, had a Rustoleum metalic paint that was almost a perfect match for Sonic Blue.
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Old 07-23-2011, 03:32 PM
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Looks really good

Had mine painted since 05 and didnt remove rubber coating with no problems.
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Old 07-23-2011, 03:33 PM
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I was surprised that Home Depot, of all places, had a Rustoleum metalic paint that was almost a perfect match for Sonic Blue.
yeah thats the brand I used it rocks too!! I got mine from Lowes though aint a home depot within 100 miles of me

Conviniently located my ASS!!
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