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  1. Just installed new lowering, sway bar end links, plasti dip black rims

    Gen1 Wheels, Tires, Brakes, & Suspension
    Godspeed Project springs and end links, stock wheel got the plasti dip treatment. And I did it all by myself. Lol. No one wanted to help me. Haha Before After
  2. Plasti dip fail

    Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    Ok so I went to plasti dip the chrome off of my 2014 LTZ RS. I took a bunch of time prepping and I even cleaned everything with acetone. Laid about four coats on every part and piece . Let it dry for 30 minutes between coat. When I went to peel off it was incredibly thin and difficult to get...
  3. First time using plasti dip.

    Cruze Owner Projects
    First time using plasti dip. Unfortunately, the humidity was high during application, but only time I could do it. Drying times sucked. 2014 auto. I added glossafier on top of a black base coat. Left the middle emblem in the tire untouched with the lugs. Still hasn't cured completely. Do you...
  4. Plasti Dip Stock 16's

    Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    I decided to give plasti dip on my wheels a try. I have access to a paint booth at work so that made the whole process a lot easier and faster. Although I have to re-do them because I didn't use the "quarter" trick. So when I put my first lug nut on it peeled it off. But I think they came out...
  5. Plasti Dip Question

    Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    I have a 2012 Cruze LTZ RS with stock OEM wheels. I went to dinner the other night and noticed another cruze with what looked like stock wheels with plasti dip on them. I want to do the same thing to my wheels, just wondering what the secret is to doing it well and what is a good type to get...
  6. Tire Shine on Plasti Dipped Rims

    Gen1 Wheels, Tires, Brakes, & Suspension
    I accidentally got tire shine on my plasti dipped rims and now it looks awful. Is there any way to remover the tire shine or can I just apply another layer of dip onto the rims?
  7. Plasti Dipping My LT Wheels

    Gen1 Wheels, Tires, Brakes, & Suspension
    So I've been going for the blackout on my summit white 2014 LT. I have everything blacked out except wheels and windows (window tint coming soon). My question for the wheels is, do they have a coating on them that prevents plasti dip from sticking? I was wondering how long the plastip will last...
  8. Plasti Dip vs MyDipKit

    Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    Anyone have experience with both of these items to provide some pro's and con's? I am thinking about doing a black plasti dip on the bowties, or a carbon fiber ink job. Im just curious about how wel each item holds up to the elements. On another note, I want to match the color of my engine...
  9. Plasti Dip project with the cruze

    Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    So I was off today and decided to try and have some fun with plasti dip and my Cruze. Lets see what you guys think
  10. Plasti Dip Chrome trim around grille?

    Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    Planning to do this and need some tips and pics too. I've searched here and found pics of it done and looks really clean. Did you plasti dip the grille too while doing the chrome trim?
  11. Painting or plasti dipping hubcaps?

    General Discussion
    Hi new to the forum.. Got a blue cruze with tinted tail lights thinking about painting my hubcap covers or plasti dipping them if thats better thoughts?
  12. Ignition coil pack with 3 coils, Trifecta Red Cable, 14p Interior LED, and Plasti Dip

    Cruze Parts
    Ignition coil pack with 2 coils, Trifecta Red Cable, and Plasti Dip Welcome all, The following items are up for sale; please reach out with any questions. 1) Red Trifecta Cable $50 2) (2) coils $35, Each coil $20 3) Plasti-Dip, (2) full Glossifier cans and (2) Aluminum Color Dip "3 Cans but...
  13. Plasti dip holding up...10 months

    Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    Just an update. Last June I plastidipped some of the exterior (front, rockers,rear) of my Eco and the interior trim. My original post with pictures is:http://www.cruzetalk.com/forum/11-appearance-body-detailing-interior/75265-took-dip.html It's been 10 months, gone through a MN/WI summer, fall...
  14. Plasti Dip question.

    Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    To anyone of you who have used black Plasti-Dip, how well does the finish match this part? currently this part of the car- the applique trim as they call it, is covered in scratches. Instead of spending the ridiculous price of about $30 a piece of replacing them, I've decided maybe to...
  15. How to Plasti Dip emblems and debadge your Cruze. With Pics 2015 White Cruze.

    Gen1 Appearance/Body Tutorials
    This weekend, I went against my own intuition and took a spray can to my 2 week old Chevy. I wanted to turn the gold on the emblems black as well as remove the "Cruze"and "LT" lettering. I think it turned out great! First, I first took off the lettering and here's how: First, I simply...
  16. 2015 White Cruze with Plasti Dipped Emblem. My weekend project results! With how to

    Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    Plasti Dipped and removed lettering on my 2015 Cruze. Included a how to and pics. This weekend, I went against my own intuition and took a spray can to my 2 week old Chevy. I wanted to turn the gold on the emblems black as well as remove the "Cruze"and "LT" lettering. I think it turned out...
  17. Thinking about dipping some parts of my car. Has anyone had problems with plasti dip?

    General Discussion
    I am toying with the idea of dipping some parts on my car. Namely the front and rear emblems. Maybe the wheels, and then I have the 2015 with the new front end so I was considering dipping the bottom most lip between the LEDs black to make it look more like the RS which has two black strips...
  18. Vinyl wrap vs Plasti Dip?

    Gen1 Diesel General Discussion
    I bought a stock red CTD and I'm looking to change it up and make it stand out from the hundreds of other Cruzes around town appearance wise and performance wise. I want to black out the roof, but not with paint. I've seen some results of vinyl wrap and many PlastiDip projects but I cant...
  19. Plasti Dip Stock Wheels

    Gen1 Appearance, Body, Detailing, & Interior
    I was thinking about plasti dipping the stock wheels black and have the bow tie in the middle red to match the red bow ties on the car. Maybe get some nice new chrome lugnuts on the car. I'm not sure how it will look though. The other question is matte black or should it be glossy finish? I'm...
  20. Needing advice plasti dipping the chrome on the grill.

    General Discussion
    Hey guys so I've done the rear of my car but Im hesitant on how to attack the front, I know its tricky with the grill because all the holes, I am just curious where abouts I mask off and whats the best way of plasti dipping the front chrome accents, (bow tie included).
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