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Old 11-10-2012, 11:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hate The Chrome

I Wanna Black Em Out Anyway How I Can Do It ? Or Take It To A Shop?
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Old 11-11-2012, 10:55 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I'm assuming that you are talking about the chrome accents. I would reccomend looking into vinyl wrapping them as it will be the least time consuming option that you have. I will warn you that if you have the Brilliant White it is hard to find a perfect match when it comes to vinyl choices.
I've already compared all the 3M vinyl options and they didn't have anything that matched quite to my satisfaction, so I'm still on the hunt before I decide to just have them painted by a shop.

If you are talking about headlights that is a DIY project, which I myself will be doing in a week or so. If you have the cash do as someone suggested to you on another post and look in purchasing Fatchance2.0's which aren't cheap!

By the way, where are you located?

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Old 11-11-2012, 09:35 PM   #3 (permalink)
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thanks pat i am located in california , i contacted fatchance but he said i need to have the hid something option from the dealer for them to work which i dont i have the base model
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Old 11-13-2012, 08:46 PM   #4 (permalink)
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You could always buy a HID kit to put into your halogen housings which I've heard produce great results. Definately cheaper than buying factory HID headlamps.
What part of Califonia are you form?
Blk300limited and I are in the process of setting up a headlamp field Day really soon here to paint our headlamp bezels. Stay tuned as I plan on putting together a tutorial with pics to help others out who want to paint thier bezels to mimic the SRT or S trim 300.

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Old 11-13-2012, 10:17 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Ventura County, City Of Ventura To Ve Exact. And Sure Keep Me Notified About That!

As For The HID Kit Yes Im Working On That
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I feel ya on the Chrome. Why I opted for the 300s, and would have liked the black chrome option even better, if I could have chosen it.
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I say get the part numbers from the dealer for an all black accent... that way you have oem parts covered under warranty!
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I just got this done on my srt8 last week. I went back again to get the srt8 logo and exhaust wrapped in matte black vinyl but I dont have pictures of that.




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I just got this done on my srt8 last week. I went back again to get the srt8 logo and exhaust wrapped in matte black vinyl but I dont have pictures of that.
Which vinyl wrap brand did you use, and how close of a match is it (in person) to the factory paint?

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Which vinyl wrap brand did you use, and how close of a match is it (in person) to the factory paint?

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Keep in mind that he has a SRT which has very little chrome. He was refering to his grille surround,rear trunk emblem and window trim that was wrapped in black vinyl.

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