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Topic Review (Newest First)
04-13-2009 07:57 PM
mio
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Originally Posted by mvadenais View Post
Where can I get it? Autozone?
I purchased it from Autogeek (http://www.autogeek.net/pbtr16.html) but it's available from countless online retailers. Simply do a search and compare prices.

Mike
04-13-2009 06:48 AM
mvadenais Where can I get it? Autozone?
04-12-2009 05:38 PM
stromer Poorboy's is very good stuff.
04-12-2009 05:06 PM
Paul Campagna This is my dream car. - I love the two door Viggen in red......
04-12-2009 04:42 PM
mio I've been very pleased with Poorboy's Trim Restorer.

Mike

04-12-2009 02:09 PM
christian900se I agree with Paul, thats what I use and there is nothing better. All trim protectants and shines will not last a particularly long time regardless of the manufacturer claims (trust me, Ive tried them all).
04-12-2009 12:52 PM
IX III turtle wax ICE wax works on the black plastic trim for about 3-4 days not ideal, but works.

i don't know about the viggen bumper top however.
04-12-2009 12:47 PM
Paul Campagna Use this stuff... Excellent.

04-12-2009 12:05 PM
tophusmaximus use some peanut oil, it makes the trim all nice n shiny.
04-12-2009 09:50 AM
Viggen Dave I use a silicone spray lubricant on mine. I can't remember which brand is in my garage right now... maybe Liquid Wrench. It looks pretty good, but it doesn't last forever.
04-12-2009 08:17 AM
stromer If its paint, then a wax should work.
04-12-2009 07:44 AM
perkj Viggen bumper tops and side trim are supposed to be gray, not black. its actually a textured paint that doesn't fade

I had tried Forever black on the Viggen about a year ago.....pic below:


While it looked good, the Forever black flaked a lot being applied to a painted surface vs. a plastic surface and trying to keep up with the flaking was a losing battle.

I've sense removed all (what a bitch that was) and its back to the normal gray

To get them to remain black, you'd need to paint them black with this:
04-12-2009 07:08 AM
k1llsh0rty i paint matched mine..... it looks soooo much better... well and a little bit of laziness played into that as well!

Casey
04-12-2009 06:52 AM
mvadenais The trim and bumper tops aren't black. are they supposed to be? (forever black: actully still need to get some for my 9k)
04-12-2009 04:55 AM
soccerrplyr forever black... a few coats and you're good
04-12-2009 03:26 AM
mvadenais
Viggen 9-3 trim/bumper tops

What can I use that to give a "new" look to these plastic trim pieces. Any recommendations from all the detailers out there.

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