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      09-14-2012, 02:23 PM   #179
BMW Convert

Drives: 2006 330i, Sport, Manual
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: King of Prussia, PA

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I joined the club...

I couldnt take the chrome buck teeth anymore... so, i sorta cheated. Went out and bought the buck teeth replacements from the BMW dealer (all of $25.00) but decided to paint the kidney's myself with black gloss paint with clearcoat.

This was a very easy job. VERY satisfying too. I separated the chrome around the grills and went to town with my Dremmel Multimax sanding off as much chrome as I could with 220 grit.

After 5 coats of paint and 3 coats of clear coat, i am confident it wont chip.

Thanks to all the forum members for all the pictures. It is VERY worthwhile.

Here it is albeit on a dirty car..
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I am a BMW Convert
2006 330i, Manual, Sport
2006 530xi Wagon

Last edited by jamiepstewart; 09-14-2012 at 02:31 PM.