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Unread 06-05-2013, 12:16 PM   #1
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Plastic roof rails fading

Hi,

I have a 2012 GC. Due to the Florida weather and the fact I have to park outside, the roof rails are starting to fade a bit. I probably should have put some protectant on them previously. It's not major damage but something that is starting to show. Any products out there to restore and then maintain? Thanks.

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Unread 06-05-2013, 12:39 PM   #2
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Some masking tape and a can of semi flat Krylon.
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Unread 06-05-2013, 12:59 PM   #3
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Some masking tape and a can of semi flat Krylon.
really?
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Unread 06-05-2013, 01:12 PM   #4
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Mother's Back to Black. I used it on my TJ fender flares and it worked great. They went from gray back to black.
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+1 with the Back to Black.
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Unread 06-05-2013, 01:39 PM   #6
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http://www.amazon.com/303-Products-3...=aerospace+303 Expensive, but definitively worth it. It also leaves my powdercoated rims looking like new.
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Unread 06-05-2013, 03:36 PM   #7
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Unread 06-05-2013, 11:06 PM   #8
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Aerospace 303 is what I have been using 3 to 4 times a year on all black mouldings and 2 years in and all the black trim looks better than new.
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Unread 06-06-2013, 03:36 PM   #10
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Aerospace 303 is what I have been using 3 to 4 times a year on all black mouldings and 2 years in and all the black trim looks better than new.

Well you're in Canada,can't compare Canada with Florida weather and sun.
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I am in San Antonio, Texas, am a fanatic about my vehicles' appearance and really like this for any plastic trim http://www.autogeek.net/ultima-tire-trim-guard.html.
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Unread 06-07-2013, 11:01 AM   #12
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http://www.amazon.com/303-Products-3...=aerospace+303 Expensive, but definitively worth it. It also leaves my powdercoated rims looking like new.
Good stuff. Have used it for years on the hulls of my fiberglass and/or Kevlar canoes to protect against sun exposure.
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