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Unread 03-13-2012, 09:07 AM   #3406
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why not get one of these ....i was thinking about it but i changed my mind

http://www.ebay.com/itm/2004-Jeep-Gr...#ht_765wt_1185

I've thought about buying that sooooo many times, to match my headlights. But then my lower bumper paint would not "match" as much. I guess chrome and silver look pretty similar from a bit of a distance.

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Unread 03-13-2012, 09:18 AM   #3407
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I've thought about buying that sooooo many times, to match my headlights. But then my lower bumper paint would not "match" as much. I guess chrome and silver look pretty similar from a bit of a distance.
duplicolor chrome spray paint ...looks just like chrome!
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Unread 03-13-2012, 09:23 AM   #3408
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duplicolor chrome spray paint ...looks just like chrome!
How well would that stick to my already painted bumper. You have seen where I painted my lower bumper piece right?

Option A: Keep it like it is, Laredo color matched grille, with brushed silver middle, and the silver brushed look at the bottom

Option B: Get that chrome insert, and chrome paint the lower bumper, (then it will match the head lights)

Option C: Buy limited 04 bumpers and cladding all around and have a shop color match :P
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Unread 03-13-2012, 09:28 AM   #3409
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How well would that stick to my already painted bumper. You have seen where I painted my lower bumper piece right?

Option A: Keep it like it is, Laredo color matched grille, with brushed silver middle, and the silver brushed look at the bottom

Option B: Get that chrome insert, and chrome paint the lower bumper, (then it will match the head lights)

Option C: Buy limited 04 bumpers and cladding all around and have a shop color match :P
the part you already painted should already act as a primer ...just make sure you clear coat em so its nice a glossy
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Unread 03-13-2012, 09:30 AM   #3410
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the part you already painted should already act as a primer ...just make sure you clear coat em so its nice a glossy
Hmmmm tempting. The bottom piece needs re sprayed too. Rock chips from the road got a few spots.
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Unread 03-13-2012, 10:21 AM   #3411
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This is what the front looks like right now, and it looks pretty mean IMHO! haha

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Unread 03-13-2012, 05:37 PM   #3412
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i would get the chrome insert ..as much as i hate chrome headlights in your case adding chrome will make your jeep flow alot more ..esp once you get the rouge rims mounted ...before i steal them from you
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Unread 03-13-2012, 05:42 PM   #3413
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not to sure about the limited 2004 WJs ..but he has the lower bumper in chrome ..i think his jeep would look alot better with the color matched grille like mine and the chrome insert

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Unread 03-13-2012, 05:50 PM   #3414
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sorry im blowing up your thread ..but would this work on your dub?


http://www.ebay.com/itm/New-Bumper-R...ht_1424wt_1185
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i would get the chrome insert ..as much as i hate chrome headlights in your case adding chrome will make your jeep flow alot more ..esp once you get the rouge rims mounted ...before i steal them from you
Chrome insert, chrome grille, and chrome lower bumper, and the rouge chromes. It would all flow nicely!

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not to sure about the limited 2004 WJs ..but he has the lower bumper in chrome ..i think his jeep would look alot better with the color matched grille like mine and the chrome insert
2004 laredo grille with chrome middle insert. Then the chrome lower piece. I like it too

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sorry im blowing up your thread ..but would this work on your dub?

http://www.ebay.com/itm/New-Bumper-R...ht_1424wt_1185
I am not sure if that will fit. I do not think it will. I need to find a pic of a 2004 limited/overland bumper on like a replacement website's page where they have shots of it w/o the chrome piece and with it un painted. that piece is sweet too.

Don't worry about blowing it up. As long as its Jeep related and clean. I don't think I can get in trouble with the mods. And I surely don't mind.
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Unread 03-14-2012, 01:52 PM   #3416
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what clay bar kit do you use? ...my clear coat has some build up and isnt as smooth as it used to be ..my jeep still shines good but i want it smooth to the touch
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Unread 03-14-2012, 02:00 PM   #3417
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what clay bar kit do you use? ...my clear coat has some build up and isnt as smooth as it used to be ..my jeep still shines good but i want it smooth to the touch
I used this! http://www.meguiars.com/en/automotiv...ereg-clay-kit/ I really like Meguiars Products. It is a bit pricey but the results really show!
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Unread 03-14-2012, 02:05 PM   #3418
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Nope that lower chrome piece will not fit... Or it does not look like it
04-limited-vs.-04-laredo-bumper.jpg  
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I used this! http://www.meguiars.com/en/automotiv...ereg-clay-kit/ I really like Meguiars Products. It is a bit pricey but the results really show!
hmm i think i have some of that quick detailer spray ...maybe all ill need is the clay bar
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hmm i think i have some of that quick detailer spray ...maybe all ill need is the clay bar
I used a lot of that quik detailer. probably would not hurt to pick up some more...

Did you see the pics of the bumper?
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