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Old 07-26-2012, 04:39 PM   #2271
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i was actually going to buy that but was thinking that would happen so i just bought the smoke tint from ebay pretty easy to put on as well

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Plasti-dip smoke... No a fan to be honest, its not black enough or translucent enough.

ill re do it with cling tint soon.
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Old 07-26-2012, 05:18 PM   #2272
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Yeah but that is permanent :/
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Old 07-26-2012, 05:48 PM   #2273
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I'd really like to see what it looks like when you get it and put it on.
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Old 07-27-2012, 08:30 AM   #2274
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Yeah but that is permanent :/
Not really completely. I tinted my tails and in two years they were back to completely red. They were DARK and I put four coats of clear on them. They just faded right back to red.
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Old 07-27-2012, 08:37 AM   #2275
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Plasti-dip smoke... No a fan to be honest, its not black enough or translucent enough.

ill re do it with cling tint soon.
See, I don't think this looks good. I love the look of the Saabs the 9-5. There was someone on here that did his '13 Focus sedan turn signal and back up light, and it looked really good. I forget who it was though.
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Old 07-27-2012, 10:11 AM   #2276
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Ya it was more a test of the plasti-dip smoke, and it failed :(
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Painted my radio bezel this past weekend, came out almost the same texture as the rest of the dash.

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Old 07-31-2012, 02:56 PM   #2278
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wait u plastidip'd that?? hmmmm

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How do you keep the Plasti-dipped areas clean? I sprayed my spoiler, and faux rocker panels, and they always look dirty - no matter if I have just cleaned them. I do live in a very dusty area aka all dirt driveway. But the dirt just clings to the plasti-dip making it look like crap! :(
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