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Painting mirrors/ door handles?

I was wondering if anyone has ever painted their stock mirrors/ door handles to match exterior paint. Sanding, priming, finishing procedures. Anything would help.

I have 04 mirrors with the integrated lights I was thinking about doing white.

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That would look perrty sweet. I was thinkin of doin the same thing to mine but have heard it chips really easily.
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My mirrors and grill were chrome and I had a body shop paint them white to match and theyve held up very well, looks alot better too

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My mirrors and grill were chrome and I had a body shop paint them white to match and theyve held up very well, looks alot better too
How much did that run you?

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i had a body shop do my handles and mirrors.. here is a pic of my truck before i added my handles not the best picture but i had them paint just the mirror white and the rest black...

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i had a body shop do my handles and mirrors.. here is a pic of my truck before i added my handles not the best picture but i had them paint just the mirror white and the rest black...
Thats a sharp looking truck!! How much did they charge you to paint the mirrors?

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Thanks... I think I paid $250 for mirrors and handles, they were done at the same time

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Thanks... I think I paid $250 for mirrors and handles, they were done at the same time
did you buy new smooth handles or did you just have them sand yours?

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Very good I think I may get mine done in gloss black.

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did you buy new smooth handles or did you just have them sand yours?
I just had them sand a set of stock ones I bought previous..

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