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Does anyone know where I can repaint faded trim (windows/body/bumper) with something permanent, that won't fade in several weeks as I've heard by reading other posts?
 

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Did you sand it with a light grit sandpaper before shooting down the primer? Is it possible that you're using a primer that is incompatible with the duplicolor black paint?
 

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Forever Black worked for me... its a permanent dye. Someone else made a good suggestion about Forever Black, take the sponge applicator off and wipe it on with a soft cloth, it will be a smoother application. Also, do multiple coats...each coat is about 10% blacker.
 

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Did you sand it with a light grit sandpaper before shooting down the primer? Is it possible that you're using a primer that is incompatible with the duplicolor black paint?
I used did sandpaper it as well as used a primer that was supposed to be compatible with Duplicolor paint.
 

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Forever Black worked for me... its a permanent dye. Someone else made a good suggestion about Forever Black, take the sponge applicator off and wipe it on with a soft cloth, it will be a smoother application. Also, do multiple coats...each coat is about 10% blacker.
Where can I get Forever Black?
 

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I'll have to take some pics to show the details.

I also used it on the rubber strip along the top of the window... mine had faded to a light gray. I put on 10 layers of Forever Black, and it looks like new again.

The only thing about forever black is that if your mouldings have gotten porous (instead of smooth) it will not make them glossy again... it will simple make them a darker black.
 
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