Painting Sahara bumper inserts -
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back > Models > Jeep Wrangler Forums > JK Wrangler Technical Forum > Painting Sahara bumper inserts

ROCK BOTTOM prices on LIFT KITS at Rockridge4wd!! WANT TO Introducing MONSTALINER™ UV Permanent DIY Roll On Bed LineJeep Grand Cherokee Tie Rods & Adjusting Sleeves

Unread 09-05-2012, 02:24 PM   #1
Registered User
2012 JK Wrangler 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Nova Scotia
Posts: 243
Painting Sahara bumper inserts

I have a 2012 Flame red Sahara and I would really like to have the silver bumper inserts painted red. Anyone have any luck painting them?


jeepcouple is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 09-05-2012, 02:50 PM   #2
Senior Member
2003 TJ Wrangler 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Hartford, CT.
Posts: 574
Ive thought of this in the states ..(probably there too) you can get factory matched(paint code) paint in a rattle can, i just got some .its perfect match and as durable as factory sprayed paint
rubiwannabe is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 09-05-2012, 02:51 PM   #3
Registered User
2011 JK Wrangler 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 3,006
I'd say lightly sand with fine grit sandpaper, wipe down with 99% isopropyl alcohol, allow to dry, proceed with light coats of spray-bomb paint, allowing to dry between coats until even.
SubAtomicGenius is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.
Note: All free e-mails have been banned due to mis-use. (Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc.)
Don't have a non-free e-mail address? Click here for a solution: Manual Account Creation
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools

Suggested Threads

Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.