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Old 05-07-2014, 02:00 PM   #1
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I own a 2012 SEL sedan. Its tuxedo black. Overall I enjoy the car except for the buts of chrome, as odd as it may sound I hate chrome. I want to black out the chrome window trim, fog light bezels, grille, pretty much everything. Does anyone have any suggestions, can I just rattle can the stuff black?


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Old 05-07-2014, 02:07 PM   #2
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I'm another non-chrome fan.....some love it, some don't.

I used Vinyl on the Chrome window trim and painted the bezels.
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Old 05-07-2014, 02:23 PM   #3
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Thank you. I'm assuming you removed the trim to wrap it. Now with the bezels is there any special prep or paint?
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Old 05-07-2014, 02:40 PM   #4
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no, I wrapped the trim right on the car. No probs. Cheap & Super easy- sharp exacto and a hair dryer.

Bezels popped off using the instructions in a diff thread and i just used Rustoleum Fusion paint for plastic after a light sanding and primer.
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Old 05-07-2014, 03:03 PM   #5
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Thank you very much!!! I'll start looking for some vinyl.
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Old 05-07-2014, 03:26 PM   #6
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Old 05-07-2014, 07:13 PM   #7
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I used plastidip
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Old 05-07-2014, 07:50 PM   #8
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I used plastidip on the bezels and then sprayed them with Duplicolor semi gloss clear for durability and after a year they still look like I just painted them.
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Plastidip on the fog bezels and vinyl on the trim. Plastidip on the trim is hard to make look good.
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