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by Baws
Tue Apr 06, 2021 11:57 am
Forum: Main Volkswagen Tiguan chat
Topic: Vinyl Wrap roof rails? Dechrome
Replies: 3
Views: 221

Re: Vinyl Wrap roof rails? Dechrome

No I don´t and never have on recent cars, but Murphys law tells me I will when this is applied
by Baws
Tue Apr 06, 2021 10:44 am
Forum: Main Volkswagen Tiguan chat
Topic: Vinyl Wrap roof rails? Dechrome
Replies: 3
Views: 221

Vinyl Wrap roof rails? Dechrome

Any one succeeded wrapping the roof rails?

Otherwise I plan to plastidip them instead.
by Baws
Sat Feb 20, 2021 9:42 am
Forum: Main Volkswagen Tiguan chat
Topic: How to remove chrome trim parts?
Replies: 11
Views: 1869

Re: How to remove chrome trim parts?

yes, but with plasti dip, and plasti tip gloss,
Think it will be much easier, but have to wait for spring time to be able to do this outside.
by Baws
Sat Feb 20, 2021 6:34 am
Forum: Main Volkswagen Tiguan chat
Topic: How to remove chrome trim parts?
Replies: 11
Views: 1869

Re: How to remove chrome trim parts?

Hi, I like these better than the shiny black suzukas. Actually I think the Tig Black Edition look strange with shiny black suzukas. Maybe matte (plasti dip would look better). But I think I will keep my as is for now, Maybe plasti dip them later due to previous owner trashed the alloys due to parkin...
by Baws
Fri Feb 19, 2021 5:07 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen Tiguan chat
Topic: How to remove chrome trim parts?
Replies: 11
Views: 1869

Re: How to remove chrome trim parts?

Pics. Next is to plastidip roof rails. I think wrapping will be no good here. So that will happen in spring, outside. Also bought some stickers for the R line logos on the side, and front. And for the back emblem. Which will have the chrome as contour Not sure if it will look cheap/tacky https://www...
by Baws
Fri Feb 19, 2021 5:04 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen Tiguan chat
Topic: How to remove chrome trim parts?
Replies: 11
Views: 1869

Re: How to remove chrome trim parts?

I dont want to show any closeups on my mistakes haha.
Fortunately i dont have any closeups anyway :P
by Baws
Fri Feb 19, 2021 4:14 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen Tiguan chat
Topic: How to remove chrome trim parts?
Replies: 11
Views: 1869

Re: How to remove chrome trim parts?

Hi, Never removed the chrome parts. but now afterwards I think the result would have been much better.
I found it very difficult to apply vinyl on the window behind passenger.
since i am a total beginner this took me sat+sun whole day
by Baws
Fri Nov 06, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen Tiguan chat
Topic: How to remove chrome trim parts?
Replies: 11
Views: 1869

Re: How to remove chrome trim parts?

Hi, What I meant was to apply the vinyl on the chrome bits after removal, instead of doing it while they’re still mounted on the car. I think it would be easier to apply the vinyl on the chrome trims when the trims are removed from the car. But I don’t want to risk that the clips holding the trims w...
by Baws
Thu Nov 05, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: Main Volkswagen Tiguan chat
Topic: How to remove chrome trim parts?
Replies: 11
Views: 1869

How to remove chrome trim parts?

Hi guys, Do you know if there are guide on how to remove all the chrome trim parts from the Tiguan? I’m planning on doing chrome delete by applying black gloss vinyl. And for best result I would like to remove all chrome parts on the tig. Around the windows, across the low side of doors, back on the...