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Old 05-08-2006, 09:07 PM   #1
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Before, stock black




After a little chrome silver paint


did the front sil too
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i am concerned about the durability of that paint though.
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i am concerned about the durability of that paint though.
Yeah, me too. but I'll see how long it lasts. Figured since I already had the paint it was easy enough too try.
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sill is cool. not sure about the vents though.
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Mind if I steal your idea? Mine would hold up because no one ever touches my sills.lol
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Mind if I steal your idea? Mine would hold up because no one ever touches my sills.lol
Dude go for it, cheap little thing to do. It'll make you smile every time you open your door,
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Mind if I steal your idea? Mine would hold up because no one ever touches my sills.lol
Dude go for it, cheap little thing to do. It'll make you smile every time you open your door,
especially if you paint it yellow with a smiley face
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Mind if I steal your idea? Mine would hold up because no one ever touches my sills.lol
Dude go for it, cheap little thing to do. It'll make you smile every time you open your door,
especially if you paint it yellow with a smiley face
yellow smiley faces usualy evoke feelings of anger and agression in me, followed by the urge to empty a clip into something , but that'* just me. (No wonder the wife has been wanting to go to Target instead of Walmart with me)
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Its the little things that count. i think it will hold up just fine!
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Now ya need to get with Pat about the black badges he has to go on the sills
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