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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-18-2008, 07:55 AM Thread Starter
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Question Any close-enough red paint?

My bike came with the Hepco Becker side cases, which have a silver trim panel. I don't think these look as good as the PLX-type Givi/Kawi cases (especially when color-matched), but they're very good quality and very functional. Much better than the stock cases I had on my Trophy or Concours. I was thinking it would help the aesthetics to paint that trim panel Passion Red. I checked with Colorite, and to do it would cost about $100 for the base, color, and clear coat layers in spray cans. That's more than I like spending for some spray paint, so thought I'd check to see if anyone has experimented with any Lowe's or Advance Auto spray reds that would be close enough. Thanks!
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go to any body shop and they can just get the paint code off your bike, and match it exactly, i used to be a body man, have them do it in single stage, not base/clear, shouldnt be more than 100 bucks
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