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rear s-line splitter painting

nally Aug 15, 2010

  1. nally

    nally MPG the new BPH

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    Hi guys i am looking for some advice on painting my sline splitter please.
    at the moment its satin black but the paint is coming off so want to rub down and re do, so what should i use ? also what primer type ? and can i do it in matt black ? its down to the plastic at the bottom.
    cheers nally
     
  2. nik patel

    nik patel Member

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    I think you need to use plastic primer:confused:. Yes you can paint matt black
     
  3. nally

    nally MPG the new BPH

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    thanks. anyone know if you need a special plastic primer that resits heat i.e exaust? and also can you lacker matt paint
     
  4. audicruiser

    audicruiser Audi Heaven

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    You need to use plastisizer I think then you can paint on that. It allows the paint to flex with the bumper and is heat resistant....
     
  5. scottie123

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    I have had mine painted matt black. No problems what so ever.

    I would imagine that if you lacquered it, it would look like a satin/gloss finish.
     
  6. nally

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    cheers guys
    what is plastisizer a type of primer?
     
  7. nally

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    scottie can you post a pic please?
     
  8. scottie123

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    On my build thread HERE

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    Last edited: Aug 16, 2010
  9. nally

    nally MPG the new BPH

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    cheers mate i have seen the post sorry i forgot it was yours. its very nice
     
  10. Sarah's A3

    Sarah's A3 MODERATOR V6 S3 Hybrid Staff Member Moderator

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    Halfords plastic primer is good and dries qiuckly too! Satin black is good
     
  11. nally

    nally MPG the new BPH

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    thank you sarah. job for the weekend it looks like
     
  12. Sarah's A3

    Sarah's A3 MODERATOR V6 S3 Hybrid Staff Member Moderator

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    remember pics are a must!!!
     
  13. Mick a3

    Mick a3 Mellow Yellow

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    I had the mine painted matt black,looks almost gloss with a good clean.
     
  14. nally

    nally MPG the new BPH

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    cheers peeps wait till you see my reg plate it funny
     

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