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Old 05-31-2013, 01:34 AM   #1
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Spraypainting bumper... tips? &story

So its been a sad year for my car. I went through 4 accidents within 6 months, (none at fault). I got a grand total of almost 5k in the end but all but the last 2K went back into the car, i had kindof givin up on my car because i didnt think it would ever be the same. I just got home from college, with barely any money to my name and "fixxed" my car. It still is missing a wheel well and front grille, and my fog lights dont work anymore. But i have this new ebay special flat primer black or whatever u wanna call it bumper. Just makes my car look like shit. Tomorrow I was planning on driving over to car quest and buying 2 cans of the twilight blue paint that they have to mix up right in the store. anyone have any tips for how to paint it? should I primer it or can I just paint over the black. Im not looking for a perfect job.

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Sorry to hear about your trials and tribulations. This thread: Infra-Red Focus RS replica/conversion build!
has some great tips on body work, and, IIRC on painting too. The OP is a master at body work/painting. Good luck.
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