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CP6NJA (Alek)
05-31-2003, 06:25 PM
Hey guys,
I have wanted to get my Front Grill on my hood re finished cause its got chips galore, and I have also wanted to get my front headlight trip painted in the same chrome colour finish as my grill.

Is there any place that anyone knows of where I can have this done in the GTA?

Any places, thanks!

:)

jim s
05-31-2003, 07:13 PM
I just had this done for my bumpers.

Before and after pics


<img src ="http://members.rogers.com/jmjseto/02picts/after1.jpg" width="500" height="400">


<img src ="http://members.rogers.com/jmjseto/02picts/before1.jpg" width="500" height="400">

I thought these 2 places were the best

The Plating House (Concord) or Jim's Polishing & Buffing (Scarborough).


My ride: http://members.rogers.com/jims02tii/tiijourney.htm

HTH

jim s

M50E30
05-31-2003, 08:37 PM
Jim,

Just curious on their pricing? I woudn't mind getting some small parts done.

Dave

EstorilM3
05-31-2003, 10:32 PM
Jim's Polishing & Buffing (Scarborough) is one place I went to a number of years ago to have a strut bar chrome plated.

They did a fine job, but it took a couple of weeks!

Note - chrome plating is ULTRA, VERY PHUCIN' expensive!!! The preparation work, dipping into many tanks of chemicals, and buffing is time consuming.

Given a choice, you'd be much better off buying a new part from a BMW dealer. Plate ONLY if you cannot buy new!

CP6NJA (Alek)
06-01-2003, 12:53 PM
Jim,

How much do these guys charge?

but also, the thing is, i don't really need to have metal parts chromed and polished, i just need that chrome paint done to my front grill to give it a new luster shine.
:D