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    help!!! my veccy is flame red prob is bottom of bumpers are black as are the side skirts im getting a front spoiler & dont now weather 2 paint it red or keep with the flow of the black round the baseof the car

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    Do the LOT RED like Cyb's Car, it too will look fantastic also..

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    only thing diy or pay someone to do it

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    On my silver one (below) i had it done at a local garage for £250 all in, and the Black one at VX for £450 sprayed and fitted.





    At least you have some sort of come back if it peels..(it won't)

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    Quote Originally Posted by ABYSS
    Bodyshop mate

    I know a decent one up this way ( stanley) if u dont have one in mind..

    Check out VauxhallVectrMatt's car, as its red and hes had his colour coded


    Andrew
    Thats right m8, id say go for it, it makes a huge difference to how the car looks, check out this thread, theres a few pics of mine all colour coded up

    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showthread.php?t=7026

    Good luck with it m8!

    VXR Gone - Now in BMW 320cd M Sport Convertible

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    If you can afford to have it done professionally I would say do it. But if you are planning on a diy job and you've never done this sort of thing before perhaps leave it alone. Better black than wishing you hadn't

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    Echoing all the advice above...

    Mrs Gsi's vec is going in to the bodyshop on the 18th to have the rear 1/4 painted where some little scr#t keyed it..

    When I went for a quote I asked about the plastic's and he's only charging £70 more..

    Now she can't wait..

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    get it painted it will look much better

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    Aye! Mine is getting done as we speak

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    thanks for feedback everyone colour code is next on list

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