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Grill blackout

John a

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Has anybody painted the chrome cross bars on the grill I want to paint them black .what prep what paint any ideas ?
 

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Sand them back with fine grade wet and dry until you have a nice flat finish. Spray with black acrylic to match the rest of the grille. I agree those heavy horizontal bars look naff.
 

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People pay big money for shiny bits and pieces ??
 

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Has anybody painted the chrome cross bars on the grill I want to paint them black .what prep what paint any ideas ?
Did you end up doing this? - just wondered how it turned out...
 

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I had all the chrome/silver bits wrapped in matte black
 
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