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View Poll Results: what color should my grille be?
Paint it silver/'chrome' 7 63.64%
Paint it body color (burgundy) 0 0%
Leave it the stock black color 4 36.36%
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Old 05-26-2004, 01:57 AM   #1
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It'* been suggested by some people that I should paint the grille on my car 'chrome'/'silver' to match all of the chrome on my car. I don't know if it would look good or not, so I thought I would ask the oppinions of my trusted friends on the Bonneville club. Stock it is black.
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This is a picture of a riv with a billet 'chrome' grille, it would look similar to this if I did it..
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I personally think it would look very hot either silver or chrome. Even body color would be a nice clean look. But I would do it silver or chrome.
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silver or chrome would look sharp!!
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I personally like the black look. Something about that gaping maw on a car makes it just look meaner to me.

But chrome would work, too. Body color would look just a bit too ricey in my opinion...
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i think silver/.chrome would be rockin
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I was gonna buy a Riviera, Those are really nice, classy cars, Very fast too with that supercharger. I personly like it how it is, I like the rims though that made it look sharp. I think with the chrome grid it would rune it
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If you do end up painting it, make sure you only paint the mesh portion of the grille. Otherwise it'* gonna look a little funny...
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The stock grille doesn't have a mesh unfortunately, it only has vertal 'bars' on it. :(

It looks like I'm not going to be painting it, other boards voted about 95% think I shouldn't do it. Plus, aftermarket paint is going to peal off probably.
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ya, i wouldnt mess with that. It looks really good as it is.
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