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Old 04-15-2006   #1
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Might finally get to paint my car!

ok...2 weekends back my car got nailed by some good sized hail and so once I clear up the estimate with my agent I should be getting the proper treatment done to my car which means the car needs to be painted.
I'm planing on getting a carbon fiber OEM hood and I want paint the outsides silver so that the middle hump is carbon and the roof inbetween the 2 weather strips black or gunmetal.

I'm not sure tho if I want to do the whole roof to match it with the windows or to do it just between the strips. Also you think I should do black or like a gunmetal type color to match it more with the carbon fiber on the hood?

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Definitely go with black, gunmetal roof on silver looks like mismatched paint.
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Black roof. Dont do the sides or the pillars, just do the roof panel. will look awesome
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thanks for the comments...my dad likes just the roof too. So thats what I'm prolly gonna end up doing. And I might as well just do black to blend with the windows since they are black.
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get pics up asap when its finished. will look so good!
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never seen one repainted just the roof, but I think i'll look cool
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I'm in bridgeton right by the airport.
I'm hoping I can get it in the shop as soon as I get off of school on the 11th. So hopefully in less than a month it will be done.
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