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Old 04-21-2002, 12:05 AM   #1
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should i paint my exterior trim??

im thinking bout painting em the next time i go to the shop to get a mod painted so it'll be cheaper. does neone here have it done and if so how do u like it? does the painted trim blend in perfectly w/ the rest of the body or iz there a shade differential due to the trim being plastic?? ne feedback is appreciated. thnx :smile:
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Old 04-21-2002, 12:08 AM   #2
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Go for it, painted trim looks much better
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Old 04-21-2002, 12:12 AM   #3
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It does look nicer. Someone had posted some pics on the old board right before it closed. I didn't buy the sedan cause of the black trim...
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Old 04-21-2002, 12:13 AM   #4
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Its almost a must for sedan owners, gotta color code it man
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Old 04-21-2002, 12:39 AM   #5
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Yeah, I want to paint mine too (TI Silver). Anyone in the ATL area who can make a recommendation on a shop that does this? Also, for how much? TIA!!!
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Old 04-21-2002, 05:37 AM   #6
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does it look uniform when its painted or can u like tell that it was black b4? and wats the usual pricing for a paint job like that?
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