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Old 02-14-2011, 04:22 PM   #101
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Your becoming obsessed with this stuff.
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Old 02-14-2011, 05:02 PM   #102
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Your becoming obsessed with this stuff.
I have everything BLACK out now. My tail light are now eye sore. I don't want to get cheap tint film on ebay. I read up on their feed back and they were all BAD. City sticker has them for $40. A new tinted tail lights is about $70

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Old 02-14-2011, 05:41 PM   #103
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Lets just hope no one you know figures out how easy that stuff is to remove.......
Or apply
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Old 02-14-2011, 05:55 PM   #104
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Lets just hope no one you know figures out how easy that stuff is to remove.......
Or apply
LOL, or haters who knows about it.




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Old 02-15-2011, 10:36 AM   #105
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so i also have a black car and instead of debadging, id rather black it out with plasti dip. Do you tnink its necessary to remove the badge and plastidip them off the car? I think this would be a better idea, but i dont know how to reapply them....
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Old 02-16-2011, 02:55 PM   #106
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Just paint the whole car so you can run from the police..... tear it off and be on your way
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Old 02-16-2011, 03:15 PM   #107
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Just paint the whole car so you can run from the police..... tear it off and be on your way
Plasti dip the car and no license plate.

I think i saw this in a Bruce Willis and Richard Gere movie; about some assassination on the first lady.





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Old 02-16-2011, 03:31 PM   #108
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wheels look nice man, what do you think about a clear coat on top of the plastidip?
I have a black car just wondering how the plastidip color would look with my car.
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Old 02-16-2011, 04:09 PM   #109
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wheels look nice man, what do you think about a clear coat on top of the plastidip?
I have a black car just wondering how the plastidip color would look with my car.
Plasti Dip are so forgiving when apply; is hard to mess up. Unless, you tried to cover the wheel all in one spray.

By covering the entire wheel with just one coat, it will cause runs / dripping effect. DON'T DO IT. Is a waste of Plasti Dip.

I've added other Forums from 'Infinite G35'; someone did paint over their black plasti dip; using plasti dip as a primer base.

By using plasti dip as a base and cover it with something else, is hard to screw up whatever you tries to do.




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Old 02-17-2011, 01:58 AM   #110
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Someone in other forum did Plasti Dip their roof.











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Old 02-17-2011, 02:34 PM   #111
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so much fail on that Mini. Detroit tuned sticker, gigantic wing?? shameful.
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Old 02-19-2011, 02:36 AM   #112
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Found another forum with Plasti Dip on car roof. This time is a Infinite G37.






































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i think u should still vinyl the roof.

looks better


i have a gloss black roof
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Old 02-19-2011, 06:48 AM   #114
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That g37 should of had it painted gloss black. It looks wack
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The G37 did a shit job at painting the roof, you can notice the uneven streaks
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Old 02-19-2011, 01:24 PM   #116
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Let's do the guy a favor and take it for them. Easy on....... easy off....
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Old 02-19-2011, 11:53 PM   #117
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Thats pretty cool!!!! Thanks for the interesting blog.
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Old 02-21-2011, 01:11 PM   #118
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How about the black wheel with a silver rim? (like bullitt's mustang or 70's porsches). Can you do that with plasti-dip, or would it peel off? cheers.
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Old 02-21-2011, 04:55 PM   #119
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How about the black wheel with a silver rim? (like bullitt's mustang or 70's porsches). Can you do that with plasti-dip, or would it peel off? cheers.
Just tape off your lip prior to spraying...


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Old 02-22-2011, 03:26 AM   #120
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