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Unread 07-04-2009, 02:11 PM   #16
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Dude..that looks awesome! Awesome job with the paint and doin the markings too.

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Unread 07-04-2009, 02:13 PM   #17
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Looks good!! Did you solvent wipe to remove any wax and sand the paint to flat first? It looks like in the first pictures that you didn't. If you didn't you will be touching it up alot.
It can always look good, but if not preped right, the paint will flake right off.
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Unread 07-04-2009, 06:48 PM   #18
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That looks tight, man. Good job!

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Unread 07-04-2009, 09:46 PM   #19
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Thanks for all the comments.

I wet sanded the jeep is parts so that is why the first pics look like that.

I am located in Old Bridge, NJ.

I also finished up the white star on the hood with the invasion circle, Ill get pics up of the completed job tomorrow
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Unread 07-04-2009, 10:24 PM   #20
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Wow, both the new and the old look great!
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Unread 07-06-2009, 02:52 PM   #21
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It looks bad a**! I'm still waiting to see the hood when it has the star on it, if you're going to put the star on.
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Unread 07-08-2009, 10:58 AM   #22
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Here she is all paint finished. Still need to fix up the star a bit, it came out a little messy.

Pictures kind of suck. Ill try to get better ones.




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Unread 07-08-2009, 05:45 PM   #23
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I like it, good job!
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Unread 07-08-2009, 06:58 PM   #24
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I have a question..... since I'm repainting my Jeep it's original color (spinnaker blue metalic) I don't have to change any info on my Jeep's title or registration, but what if I did decide to change the color of my Jeep, how does that work on the legal paperwork?
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Unread 07-08-2009, 09:50 PM   #25
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Well my paperwork just said green and I painted it a shade of green so I cant help you.
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Unread 07-08-2009, 10:59 PM   #26
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Looks awesome man good job.
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