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post #1 of 3 Old 11-17-2012, 12:55 AM Thread Starter
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What should I expect to pay to get my tailgate painted?

I recently picked up a sweet 97 F.350 powerstroke and the tailgate is really beat up. The seller included a brand new tailgate thats primer colored. What should I expect to pay to have it painted and have the hardware transfered over? Thanks!

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Why not just call local shops? That way if they have a vehicle already in the shop that will be painted the same color it will be cheaper for you since they will only need to mix up one big batch of paint.

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Already did, can't get a damn number. I swear you can't give work away these days some people are so lazy. Every one I called wants to set up apts and see the truck, if even sounding interested at all. I don't have time for that that. Thats why I'm asking my friends here to get a ballpark.

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97 F.350 Reg Cab 7.3 New Trans w/ upg. converter, no cat, AFE intake.

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