View Full Version : Painting Questions

09-12-2002, 09:01 PM
Someone tell me if this is a good idea. I plan on painting my mirrors white....so the car looks newer. Also, i wanna somehow paint the full bumper...all the black. Is this possible and if so hows the best way to do it. And one last thing. I want simple sideskirts to put on the side. I have a huge rustspot oh the one side where the black is. the one picture you can probably see it. How can i make some simple ones to put on there. Thanks

09-12-2002, 09:08 PM
Heres another...that crack in the front is finally fixed...by melting the plastic so that its all even...better looking but not good looking.

Bimmer Heaven
09-12-2002, 09:30 PM
By doing that you will change the look of the car, but you should also think about "puching in" your bumpers...and painting the side moldings...

09-13-2002, 03:22 PM
"puching in" ---> what do you mean by that???

09-13-2002, 03:30 PM
he means this

drill ur bumper shocks and push it in

09-14-2002, 12:06 PM
oh oh i got ya...how would i drill them...just drill into them? I looked at them and one side seems to be shot anyway...must have been in a accident a while ago.

Bimmer Heaven
09-14-2002, 01:07 PM
Yes, just drill right in them, but make sure you cover yourself as the fluide will SPREY OUT!!! The best way in to put a plastic bag arround the drill when you do it, that was there is no mess and you dont get soked in hydrolic fluide:D