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bmwm5lover
11-20-2002, 09:04 PM
ok, here is what i want to do, you know the back lights of the 2 28 have chrome around the, well i want to paint the chrome,maybe even the whole light black, can u guys tell me how to do it properly, what to use, and can u also provde some images so i can see how it looks???
thanx, here is a pic of the lights im talking about....
http://ebay3.ipixmedia.com/abc/M28/_EBAY_c5b7265347e8a0c30784fd66f7d598e9/i-1.JPG

bmwm5lover
11-21-2002, 10:31 PM
Help PLease?

Gamite
11-21-2002, 11:05 PM
mask it all off, u have to use a fine grit sand paper to sand down the chrome. then you can use flat black paint, u can get all the materials you need from Canadian Tire.

bmwm5lover
11-21-2002, 11:19 PM
what abou painting the actual light???? phots please? ill have a back shot of my car sioon.i have adobe, but i have no idea how to use it.......

Dave 325i
11-22-2002, 06:00 PM
Try this link

http://www.legend.org/performance/tutorials/taillights.html

bmwm5lover
11-22-2002, 08:35 PM
I think ill do it, i think itll look great. i also might use the black bumper spray as it sems to be transpasrent......