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Exterior Chrome Window Trim Removal

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by Gibonz, Nov 26, 2010.

  1. Gibonz

    Gibonz Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    Guys,

    Next on my list of mods is to black out the chrome window trim.

    Ive heard that rivets need to be drilled out etc. Im after info on how exactly this is done, and then how the trim is refitted once painted matt black

    I know cfoster has done this so your help would be greatly appreciated man.

    If there's too much work involved ill go to Plan B and paint them on the car which i dont really wanna do!


    Cheers!
     
  2. CHRIS555

    CHRIS555 DOPE with added OCD

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  3. quattrojames

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    Cfoster did them on his car iirc..... I'd go with wrapping them, removal is pretty fiddly.

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  4. CMD

    CMD Pointing Forward's!!!!!!!!!

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    What he said as it's much cheaper than a full set in black.
     
  5. Gibonz

    Gibonz Vorsprung Durch Technik

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    Can it be wrapped on the car or does it need to come off? Looks like a pain in the ass!
     
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  7. CHRIS555

    CHRIS555 DOPE with added OCD

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    Some competent will be able to do it on the car
     

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