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      10-03-2012 09:24 PM #1
      Okay. So I covered my trim with gloss black vinyl. I really love it! What do you guys think?

      Also, you can still see the little squares from the texture of the original trim. Is there a way to make it not show through without permanently removing the texture on the trim itself?

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      Last edited by einsteinjs; 10-04-2012 at 08:56 AM.
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      10-03-2012 09:51 PM #2
      I really like it! Definitely adds some class. I'm kind of bored of the tinny aluminum-look trim in my car, how long did it take you? And did you have to pop out the trim?
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      10-03-2012 10:24 PM #3
      spray with rustoleum filler & sander primer

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      10-04-2012 10:27 AM #4
      Quote Originally Posted by dawookiee15 View Post
      I really like it! Definitely adds some class. I'm kind of bored of the tinny aluminum-look trim in my car, how long did it take you? And did you have to pop out the trim?
      Thanks! It took about an hour. And yes, you have to pop out all of the trim. You wrap the vinyl around the edges.

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      spray with rustoleum filler & sander primer
      I dont want to do anything permanent. I have a habit of changing my mind from time to time. lol.
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      10-04-2012 11:30 AM #5
      I like!

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      10-04-2012 04:23 PM #6
      Quote Originally Posted by rwp View Post
      I like!
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      10-04-2012 07:12 PM #7
      Quote Originally Posted by einsteinjs View Post
      Okay. So I covered my trim with gloss black vinyl. I really love it! What do you guys think?

      Also, you can still see the little squares from the texture of the original trim. Is there a way to make it not show through without permanently removing the texture on the trim itself?

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      10-04-2012 07:18 PM #8
      Looks good....and I don't think the texture is such a bad thing, although it is hard to tell from pics.

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      10-05-2012 11:52 AM #9
      Thanks guys!
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      10-06-2012 10:21 PM #10
      Looks great. I wrapped by black trim with "brushed steel"-love it, really classes up the car. I also wrapped the radio surround which was much harder to do - may rewrap it since the bottom section where the airbad light sits didnt turn out as well as the rest.

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      10-06-2012 10:24 PM #11
      Quote Originally Posted by blucherb5 View Post
      Looks great. I wrapped by black trim with "brushed steel"-love it, really classes up the car. I also wrapped the radio surround which was much harder to do - may rewrap it since the bottom section where the airbad light sits didnt turn out as well as the rest.
      Lol. That's really funny. Mine was extremely hard to do as well. Where my airbag light is it didn't come out great and actually split on both sides. If you zoom in on the pic, you can probably see it. I kind of want to do it in the dark titanium too.


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      10-07-2012 12:36 AM #12
      hmm... I think you just inspired me to take my radio surround to a paint shop. Maybe permanently paint it piano black?

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      10-07-2012 08:21 AM #13
      Quote Originally Posted by HD9280 View Post
      hmm... I think you just inspired me to take my radio surround to a paint shop. Maybe permanently paint it piano black?
      Awesome idea!
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      10-07-2012 09:37 AM #14
      Quote Originally Posted by blucherb5 View Post
      Looks great. I wrapped by black trim with "brushed steel"-love it, really classes up the car. I also wrapped the radio surround which was much harder to do - may rewrap it since the bottom section where the airbad light sits didnt turn out as well as the rest.
      Pics?

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      10-07-2012 09:57 AM #15
      Quote Originally Posted by Verebs1 View Post
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      10-07-2012 08:36 PM #16
      Looks good! I feel like they should offer the inserts in colours as an option...I wrapped mine in burberry




      and i did my emblem too with the leftover

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      10-08-2012 07:44 AM #17
      Quote Originally Posted by einsteinjs View Post
      Okay. So I covered my trim with gloss black vinyl. I really love it! What do you guys think?

      Also, you can still see the little squares from the texture of the original trim. Is there a way to make it not show through without permanently removing the texture on the trim itself?

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      cool mine came automatically with this trim and I dig the squares . It looks carbon fiber-ish..:p

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      10-08-2012 07:59 AM #18
      Quote Originally Posted by gt4ever View Post
      cool mine came automatically with this trim and I dig the squares . It looks carbon fiber-ish..:p
      Did you buy yours used? or are you not from the U.S.?
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      10-08-2012 08:04 AM #19
      Quote Originally Posted by einsteinjs View Post
      Did you buy yours used? or are you not from the U.S.?
      My one is an euro jetta. got it new

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      10-08-2012 08:48 AM #20
      Quote Originally Posted by gt4ever View Post
      My one is an euro jetta. got it new
      Pics?
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      10-08-2012 09:15 AM #21
      X2 for pics!

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      10-08-2012 09:34 AM #22
      lol will try to get pics later when I finished work for the day

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      10-08-2012 10:10 AM #23
      Quote Originally Posted by gt4ever View Post
      lol will try to get pics later when I finished work for the day
      Is it like this?

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      10-08-2012 10:38 AM #24
      Quote Originally Posted by einsteinjs View Post
      Is it like this?

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      My one is:

      bigger screen radio with the front and rear parking sensors
      darker seats ( may be its the light making it lighter)
      dsg auto like the second pic
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      same steering wheel
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      same cluster
      basically same everything
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      10-08-2012 11:06 AM #25
      Quote Originally Posted by gt4ever View Post
      My one is:

      bigger screen radio with the front and rear parking sensors
      darker seats ( may be its the light making it lighter)
      dsg auto like the second pic
      fogs
      same steering wheel
      interior sensors
      same cluster
      basically same everything
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      Lol. I meant is the Black trim what you have?
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