PT Cruiser Forum  
Advertisements
       

Go Back   PT Cruiser Forum > General Forums > General PT Cruiser Discussions

PT Cruiser Forum

Advertisements
Paint

 
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 29 Mar 2008, 06:14 pm
Regular Cruiser
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 102
Default Paint

Hey guys. Im looking to paint the dash in my 03 and i was wondering if maybe you guys could give me some help on where is the best place i can buy factory color paint. i dont really want to pay hundreds of dollars to do this, but im not sure if i have another option.
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 29 Mar 2008, 07:02 pm
Hooligan's Avatar
Obsessed Cruiser
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Posts: 6,023
Default Re: Paint

I painted the bezel around the radio/air vents on my 2002. I went directly to the dealer. Put on 4 coats of Steel Blue and 2 coats of Clear Coat, cost me about $15.00 for 6 cans total. I have 1 can of clear coat I never used. When finished it looked like a factory job, I received many compliments on it.
__________________

2008 Silver Steel Metallic, Touring, NA, Sirius; Chromed door handles; lower grille; fog light surrounds; chrome front & rear bumpers strips; Airaid air filter; Bassani duals; Modesty Cover; Autolite AP5263 Platinum Plugs (.040); Crane Plug Wires; NAPA Ceramic pads; Blane hood struts; PTeazer Gas, Brake & Foot Rest Pedals, '05 Rear Step Pad, Stainless Door Sills, Llumar tint, "A" Piller chrome; APC Strut Bar
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 29 Mar 2008, 08:38 pm
soonercruiser's Avatar
Obsessed Cruiser
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Oklahoma City
Posts: 7,935
Cool Re: Paint

I have used both the MOPAR brand, and AutomotiveTouchUp paints.
Both with great results...and I am talking about body areas like the bumpers...
http://www.automotivetouchup.com/touch_up_paint.asp
Touch Up Paint Spray Cans
AutoTruckToys.com Search Results

Just a couple of site with these paints..
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 30 Mar 2008, 01:23 pm
Regular Cruiser
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 102
Default Re: Paint

Thanks Hooligan. Im actually looking to paint the same part. You wouldnt happen to have any pics of what yours looks like would you?
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 30 Mar 2008, 02:07 pm
white's Avatar
Regular Cruiser
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Portland, OR, USA.
Posts: 195
Default Re: Paint

Have seen people paint the black plastic things between the doors. They have gone to an auto paint store and had them mix up a spray can of the color they want. Need to get the color paint number off the car for the store to use.
__________________
E. White
2010 Black over Silver, Couture Edition
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Please HELP me! Touchup paint problem! whitbyPT The Detail Shop 11 27 Mar 2008 12:24 am
touch up paint problem dalipardon General PT Cruiser Discussions 2 22 Feb 2006 05:20 pm
Ultimate Paint Cleaner - Woo Hoo! Nova69 The Detail Shop 1 23 May 2004 08:01 pm
Self cleaning paint turbomangt The Detail Shop 4 19 May 2004 08:18 am
Paint Chips turbomangt General PT Cruiser Discussions 1 08 Aug 2003 02:44 pm


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:25 pm.




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
LinkBacks Enabled by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2 © 2011, Crawlability, Inc.
vB.Sponsors