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side pipes #738751
July 27th 2018 4:23 pm
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I got 63'' Patriot side pipes and my pipes I got rust and peeling chrome and only have 2 summers on them.[Linked Image]

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Re: side pipes [Re: crazyvanman] #738754
July 28th 2018 1:12 am
July 28th 2018 1:12 am
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On Route 66 in Bethany Oklahom...
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On Route 66 in Bethany Oklahom...
Take them off, take them to a powder coated and have the do as far INSIDE the pipe as the can at the tip, or do it your self with black high temp exhaust paint. Either way, have the interior sand blasted to pit or remove the cheap chrome so the powder or paint will stick better.

That is my suggestion, best of luck !


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Re: side pipes [Re: crazyvanman] #738756
July 28th 2018 8:07 am
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Tucson,Az.
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Pull the tubes and re-chrome them.


Tucson-it's a dry heat...like an oven
Re: side pipes [Re: crazyvanman] #738773
July 28th 2018 8:13 pm
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Very disappointing.

Re: side pipes [Re: crazyvanman] #738788
July 29th 2018 10:15 am
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yeah I was disappointing.


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Re: side pipes [Re: crazyvanman] #740173
September 07th 2018 1:59 am
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Kansas City, KS, USA
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They look great on your van, it's too bad the quality wasn't there …. frown


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Re: side pipes [Re: crazyvanman] #740206
September 08th 2018 10:28 am
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That's a bummer!


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Re: side pipes [Re: crazyvanman] #740286
September 10th 2018 9:48 pm
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I have a set of new Patriots to be installed. I've been thinking of having them blasted and ceramic coated before I even bother installing them.


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Re: side pipes [Re: crazyvanman] #740287
September 10th 2018 11:36 pm
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Me I would like to get tripled plated but $$$.


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Re: side pipes [Re: Greenstreak] #740288
September 11th 2018 3:52 am
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Originally Posted by Greenstreak
I have a set of new Patriots to be installed. I've been thinking of having them blasted and ceramic coated before I even bother installing them.



That ceramic coating just might be the answer for a long lasting and durable finish … but once again .. $$$$ frown


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