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post #1 of 8 Old 09-13-2018, 07:44 PM Thread Starter
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Black Platinum grille

Does anyone know if this is a after market grille of a custom paint job? Love the look of the black platinum. How would u paint over the plastic chrome?

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post #2 of 8 Old 09-14-2018, 02:17 AM
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Considering the pic that's a aftermarket grill. Painting an OEM grill requires patience and following a good process to prep the grill.



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I've seen a chrome grill on Amazon like that, but its stuck on with double back tape. I's like one like that to let more air into radiators in stead of the two wide chrome bands.

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Accident banged mine up, so I'm keeping the old one to attempt some prep and paint on. I was thinking of just painting the two main bars and the [ ] brackets. I think just rough up with a scotch pad or some fine sand paper and try the Rustoleum rattle cans that claim to bond with plastics. I've had pretty good results with it on mine and kids dirt bikes when i need too. I'll Follow up once I get my truck back.
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Looks painted as I’ve seen many from other shops that do color matching. Ain’t cheap.. I had one custom made and it cost $2000.
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Looks painted as I’ve seen many from other shops that do color matching. Ain’t cheap.. I had one custom made and it cost $2000.
Worth every penny imho looks good
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Anybody know If the outer ring can be separated from the internal, I would like to wrap the outside and put a mesh insert in mine
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Anybody know If the outer ring can be separated from the internal, I would like to wrap the outside and put a mesh insert in mine


Yes. Everything comes apart.


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