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Old 12-11-2012, 08:22 PM   #12
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Originally Posted by Azov237 View Post
question. Is it possible while you have the lenses off to remove the chrome bits? If they are multiple pieces I could possibly see about using some plasti dip to tint the chrome black.
I wouldn't put plastidip in there. You'd have to open the assembly just to touch it up. I would prep and paint surfaces inside the housing, which is what I may/probably will do. Ever since considering doing a retrofit I've been contemplating painting the reflective surfaces black, probably gloss black. If I do paint the surface(s), I will definitely prep and paint it as best I can, and I'm definitely no professional. There's some very basic rules to painting (prep, prime, paint) and it will definitely last longer than plastidip.
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