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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 06-23-02, 04:03 AM Thread Starter
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How to colour code bumper strips?

How do I go about colour coding the red bumper inserts/body strips on my XR.
I want them to be the same colour as the rest of the car (Heritage Green) and not red.

Whats best to do paint them or replace them with the green ones?

Any ideas would be appreciated.

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Get em painted mate or better still buy new ones, get em painted & fit em yaself..


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panel beater did mine(white eb with red pinstripe) with a tape like stuff. the glue sticks shit to a shoe so it wont come off ....cost $90, and all my mates comment on how good it looks
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yeh mate, i have had mine colour coded black. All they did was use some pinstriping tape and go over it. It looks trick,but if i ever get a stone chip on it the red will show underneath. only cost me 80 bucks. hope it helps

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Re: How to colour code bumper strips?

Anyone in melbourne who can do the same. Any info please?
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