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Old 05-02-2004, 12:39 AM   #1
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interior sticky chrome....rice or not rice?

ok, i expect to get flamed on this one, but anyway, i have seen these on ebay , it is brushed aluminum "stickers" for the trim - entire center console and all vents, and dash are provided, but i am just interested in the trim for the oval vents. it is arguably easier just to paint them, but it would only be silver, not actually metal. so i thought i would ask if anyone had done this to their interior and if possible provide an evaluation on the appearance, (pics?)


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Old 05-02-2004, 12:41 AM   #2
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if its real brushed...nothing against it here...specially with matching gauge bezel, hvac knobs, pedals, brake and shift knob.
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Old 05-02-2004, 12:45 AM   #3
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yeah, it is adhesive backed brushed aluminum.
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Old 05-02-2004, 01:35 AM   #4
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I don't think it'd be that bad... probably a pita to install on the oval vent surrounds though.
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Old 05-02-2004, 01:47 AM   #5
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so has anyone done
this to their interior?
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i have not done it, i have not even heard of it.

do you have a link to a pic or to the ebay auction? i dont like the sound of adhesives, but i will not pass judgment till i have seen it.
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Old 05-02-2004, 06:17 PM   #7
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I've seen those things on cars. I'm not to fond of them. A lot of times they don't fit right and the edges show through. I think, in my opinion, it looks better to paint them or replace them with actual chrome plastic pieces.
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Old 05-03-2004, 12:19 AM   #8
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are there any chrome vents for the focus available? u.s. or euro?

(nice avatar, will726!) i like it.
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Old 05-03-2004, 12:21 AM   #9
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i have not done it, i have not even heard of it.

do you have a link to a pic or to the ebay auction? i dont like the sound of adhesives, but i will not pass judgment till i have seen it.
there are a few, here is one for example:
http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eB...category=33705
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