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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-16-2015, 02:08 PM Thread Starter
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I want to save money, but want something that's not going to corrode or oxidize. My internet search sent me to Autozone where I got Duplicolor spray paint that was supposed to be guaranteed to match all Chevy colors. Assumed that was cheapest fix. Hoping I found the exact match, I attempted to fix my bumper, the color immediately looked off, but I thought maybe drying would match it. Now it just looks worse. My bumper is half blue and half grey. I bought blue granite when in fact my color is stealth grey. The area went from 1 sq ft to 3 when I tried to blend it.
I can't afford Maaco or anywhere that will charge $100 for the paint alone. Would anyone experienced know a website that sells manufacturer matching color paint in a DIY spray can? Amazon seems to be a little expensive, with a base and clear coat costing $45-$70 with s&h
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-17-2015, 12:28 AM
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I've used paint from automotivetouchup,com before and the paint matches really well for my color.

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-17-2015, 05:49 AM
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this where I get mine. very good product

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