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painting headlight bezels
I'd light to paint my headlight bezels black.  Any advise? Special paint?
SEM's Trim Black works great for the blackout areas on trim.

+1 on the SEM trim black !!!
I used it for a lot of items on my car.
Thanks, Jay
(01-09-2019, 06:49 PM)clevelandcoupe Wrote: +1 on the SEM trim black !!!
I used it for a lot of items on my car.
Thanks, Jay

if you're talking about the aluminum ones,i just painted mine....twice!!  i sanded them with 400 grit,washed them with soap and water. primed them with primer and two coats of black. the paint started to peel soon after. i stripped them, sanded again, cleaned them with sems cleaner. then i used self etching primer. two more coats of black and done. clear coat if you like. no peeling and they look great. good luck
Thanks, I'll see if I can locate SEM paint . I believe Walmart handles it.
(01-10-2019, 08:13 AM)rjpohl Wrote: Thanks, I'll see if I can locate SEM paint .  I believe Walmart handles it.

No, try an auto body supply store, or online.



My local NAPA carries it. Maybe try them if you have one near you.

73 conv. 460, D0VE large valve heads, Performer RPM manifold, Voodoo 227/233 cam, Holley 950 HP carb, C6 trans, 3.25 trak-loc.
There is a prep solution that you use on aluminum just like the phosphate you use on steel. It etches the surface so the paint sticks.

When a man is in the woods and talks and no women are there is he still wrong??
i've used the self etching primer. works great
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