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    chrome boot strip black.....

    what you guys think. been thinking about it for a while now....might do it tomorrow when i fit the VXR brakes



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    DONT DO IT!!, colour code or leave IMO, it'll look like a base model fiesta with standard trim on a light vectra... Looks mint as is...

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    what about colour coding it so it's matt finish rather than chrome?

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    thought about colour coding it..not to sure though..into black the now lol..

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    sounds like you need a photoshop.

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    Quote Originally Posted by keith1983 View Post
    sounds like you need a photoshop.

    someone.. not the best pic though..will try find another...

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    Don't think black would suit, why not cover in black vinyl that way ease to rectify if you dont like it? You will need etch primer on the chrome to get anything to stick.

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    Etch primer if your going to paint I mean

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dose View Post
    thought about colour coding it..not to sure though..into black the now lol..
    Black door handles and black door strips to finish it of eh

    Please have a sleep and come to your senses

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    Not for me mate think it would look pish imo it would look out of place on your motor.Just noticed you dont have chrome along your windows did you paint the strips?

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