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Old 07-19-2007, 10:39 PM   #1  
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Hey guys...shouldI pay almost $200 for these painted side mirrors or should get my stock mirrors painted for free by a family friend that owns a body shop? Will the self painted mirrors look the same (i don't want my car looking cheap)? I know that saving $200 is great but what are the cons of gettin my stock mirrors painted

Please let me know ASAP...Here's the $200 ones(I'd get them in black of course)

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Old 07-19-2007, 10:50 PM   #2  
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those are a cover yeh?
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Old 07-20-2007, 01:19 AM   #3  
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just paint the stockers. thats what i did.

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Old 07-20-2007, 05:28 AM   #4  
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can you send me a pic please?
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Old 07-20-2007, 07:48 AM   #5  
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I sanded them down for a smooth look then painted mine myself.

Heres some pics


Heres a front shot

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Old 07-20-2007, 11:50 AM   #6  
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how did u get the exact paint to match <<<--- noob at painting.. where in jersey do you live
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king cash-- where did you find prepainted side mirrors??? Is it a complete mirror or is it mirror covers?
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Old 07-20-2007, 03:35 PM   #8  
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I got paint that is matched from paintscatch.com, great website. Shipping takes like 2 weeks to be mixed then shipped only ground since it is an aresol can. Monmouth county NJ u?
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Old 07-20-2007, 04:33 PM   #9  
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king cash-- where did you find prepainted side mirrors??? Is it a complete mirror or is it mirror covers?
They're mirror covers. Here's the link:

http://wheelskin.com/dg-mc67306.html

By the way...Thanx s2k!! It looks like it but just to be sure; did you do the same to your side rocker panels?
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Old 07-20-2007, 09:49 PM   #10  
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The Gt's come stock with body color macthed rocker panels. If you go ebay or some takeoff websites they sell painted rocker panels for 99 bucks.
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