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Cadillac V-Sport Appearance Mods Discussion, Blacked out trim in Cadillac CTS V-Sport; Just purchased a Vsport black on black I was wondering if anyone has blacked out any of the trim and ...
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    Blacked out trim

    Just purchased a Vsport black on black I was wondering if anyone has blacked out any of the trim and if so can you post pictures?? Thanks!

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    I have a vsport black diamond. Tinted windows, smoked tailights and third brake light and all the reflectors at Trends in Bakersfield, CA. They do plastidip on trims. Tested it on the piece running across the top of the rear license plate. They do the plastidip then apply paint and a clear coat for a clean finish, completely removable and won't peel, gonna do the trim around the side windows and trim around the front grille. I would post pics but I can't figure out how to upload them. App keeps saying the file is too big.
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    Re: Blacked out trim

    Quote Originally Posted by Jesusbautistajr View Post
    I have a vsport black diamond. Tinted windows, smoked tailights and third brake light and all the reflectors at Trends in Bakersfield, CA. They do plastidip on trims. Tested it on the piece running across the top of the rear license plate. They do the plastidip then apply paint and a clear coat for a clean finish, completely removable and won't peel, gonna do the trim around the side windows and trim around the front grille. I would post pics but I can't figure out how to upload them. App keeps saying the file is too big.
    You have to create a photobucket account (its free) then download your pics from your computer or cellphone to your photobucket library. Once in your photobucket library you can edit (really fun) the pic and then click the link button to copy and then paste your image into a thread.

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    http://i34.photobucket.com/albums/d1...psjlyrlsxs.jpg

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    Quote Originally Posted by gmfamily
    You have to create a photobucket account (its free) then download your pics from your computer or cellphone to your photobucket library. Once in your photobucket library you can edit (really fun) the pic and then click the link button to copy and then paste your image into a thread.
    Thanks. I'll put some side shots of it in a bit. But the smoked lights gave it a different persona. Just thinking 100 times be4 doing the trim around the windows and front grille.

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    I'm gonna see if they can spray the black diamond on those pieces. Just because some of the trim around the windows already has piano black, I don't want to have 3 different colors.

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    - http://i34.photobucket.com/albums/d1...psl0e4pyv7.jpg ---------- http://i34.photobucket.com/albums/d1...psmmkhlpit.jpg ---------- http://i34.photobucket.com/albums/d1...ps2pe6gtny.jpg ---------- http://i34.photobucket.com/albums/d1...psaqh0vggl.jpg ---------- At some point I went light on the smoke on the tail lights and I didn't like it, very happy with this look though. I don't regret it. ---------- http://i34.photobucket.com/albums/d1...psjlyrlsxs.jpg This was the smoke I went light on. ---------- This was the vsport stock http://i34.photobucket.com/albums/d1...pssbf50vgl.jpg[/QUOTE]

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    Re: Blacked out trim

    Wow that's lovely, the instagram shots

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    Re: Blacked out trim

    Thanks for the pics. Looks good. I'm considering powder coating my trim in black chrome.

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