Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum - View Single Post - 2008-2011 Projector Retrofit Guide: Morimoto Mini H1
View Single Post
Old 03-23-2013, 12:59 AM   #28
DarderSauce
Focus Addict
 
DarderSauce's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Fan#: 95564
Location: Blaine, MN
What I Drive: '08 Vermillion Red 5 speed SEdan

Posts: 1,093
FF Reputation: 5 DarderSauce Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
Quote:
Originally Posted by A7xschecter6661 View Post
I went against painting because I wanted it stock looking and I didn't ever want to deal with paint flaking or anything.

My butyl came out pretty easy. Very very easy when heated up (best to take it off fresh out of the oven but it can be done later with the heat gun.)

The butyl I used to reseal was the 3/8 window weld stuff

Mine are still going strong months later and no solenoid sticking thank god!


Also you don't have to take the bars out (you kind of do if one is already removed) but I actually like my set with the bars more)


I think the right paint would hold up just fine, plus I think this looks bad @$$!

http://www.hidplanet.com/forums/show...GX-wtih-SC430s

then get some nice black shrouds, mmmmmmmmmm

Wonder if I can just scuff the chrome or if I need a primer...... or both?
__________________
If you can't wear it out, burn it off
DarderSauce is offline  
    Reply With Quote