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The plastic flares on my Colorado have started to fade due to the lovely Florida sun. I am considering painting them so they hold color longer. I know using some sort of bedlinning material would be best but I am wondering if anyone has any other suggestions. I have considered Plastidip, just regular black spray paint, and also flat black primer. I am not sure how they will hold up in the long run. Thanks for all suggestions or comments!
 

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I did some low gloss engine enamel on my wheeles and flares. It's been on for three years without any fading knock on wood. I'm not sure how much longer your wanting to have it due to the new rado coming out. I anticipate you want one lol. With that said as long as you sand down the old shit and get a good few coats I don't see why it won't last a few years as well.

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Plasti Dip has help up on my end pretty well.....the preparation was key tho
 

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I didn't sand them, I used a green scotchbrite pad and that orange degreaser. Once dry I went over them again with some alcohol...then went to town with the Dip
 
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