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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 07-30-04, 12:46 AM Thread Starter
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I was just wondering if any one new if it is possible to gat the headlights in my sons xf rechromed??
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apart from the XF the ea/eb/ed pull apart as well, so is it possible ;0)

I did put something here, but it vanshied, I think

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But were can i get it done ??
I rang a electroplater and he said because they are plastic he can not do them
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i remember reading in street machine once that almost anything can be chromed, including plastic.

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Re: Headlights

I tried respraying mine using a chrome paint, but it came out matt rather than shiny.

It can be done, but it would be a lot more stuffing around than buying new headlights. Better yet, go to a good wrecker and pick out headlights which look reasonably new.

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