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    hi ive been looking at the black kidney grille's on ebay i think they look alot better then the chrome edge'd ones i currently have.....has anyone just sprayed them black??? would the matt black paint stick so the high chrome finish they currently have?? and are they easy to remove from the car??

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    Loads of people have painted them. Make sure you prepare it properly before spraying and it'll be fine.
     
     

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    I dont think it would mate.... unless you sanded them a bit to etch them but it would be fiddly as fook!

    Seen someone use black marker pen!!!
     
     

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    yeahhh i think id have to sand them abit for the paint to key!! didnt think of that bit!!!...., i resprayed my wing mirror coz it was corroded as f**k, that went really good! matt black just unclipped the color coded part bmw retailer wanted like £140 for 1 MIRROR........
     
     

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