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    Hello all,

    After buying a tin of primer, sapphire black spray paint and a tin of lacquer.
    I own a sapphire black vectra in case you are wondering.

    after 3 coats of lacquer, 7 coats of paint and 2 coats of lacquer i`m pretty impressed with my DIY paint job. Will add a picture tomorrow before I get one of those this thread is useless without pictures.

    Need an opinion on how it would look with the silver one of these on it.

    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/VECTRA-C-SRI-K...d=p3286.c0.m14

    Personally think its looking very very Black.

    J

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    look forward to your pic as im wanting to paint my v on my black sri.Would like to see one of those fitted on a black vec to comment.

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    Thats what i want as well lol

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    lol, looks like we are both waiting for someone to help us out !

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    Picture attached, car is very dirty
    Last edited by oxenburger; 23rd September 2009 at 13:50. Reason: Forgot picture

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    Doh

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    Did you take the V off or just tape round it ? Does the V come off without taking the bumper off ? Looks good by the way, now we just need someone with the grill mess fitted to, so we can see what that looks like !

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    By the way were did you get all the paint stuff from ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by nigec View Post
    look forward to your pic as im wanting to paint my v on my black sri.Would like to see one of those fitted on a black vec to comment.
    Have a look at Stevel garage and there you will see what your after

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    Took the V off and took over my kitchen table!

    It just pulls off, taking the griffen off took a bit more courage but a nice non sharp flat blade scewdriver and it came off cleanly.

    Bought all the stuff in halfrauds, halfords primer, halfords black sapphire spray paint and then used simoniz lacquer. Just thinking i should have done a how 2 but I want really on the ball!

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