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Old 08-04-2019, 11:47 PM
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Roof Rail Finish

Anyone know what the finish is on the roof rails? Is it paint or anodized? If it's paint I can fix it.
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If it is anodize will it flake off like paint? If not than it is painted.
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I think I've seen it flake off. I got some damn water stains on the rails, & after a polish it got better but its still kinda visible... im thinking its not regular paint/ clear coat. So annoying... Id guess its the same finish as the window trim.
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If it is anodize will it flake off like paint? If not than it is painted.
Doesn't flake. It's just faded and looks kind of like oxidized paint. If it's paint I can buff it. If it's anodized, buffing could strip he anodizing.
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I think I've seen it flake off. I got some damn water stains on the rails, & after a polish it got better but its still kinda visible... im thinking its not regular paint/ clear coat. So annoying... Id guess its the same finish as the window trim.
I think the window trim is paint, no clear coat. Could be wrong, but it seems to fade like paint without a clear coat.
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I use mine regularly for hauling kayaks/skis, etc and refresh every couple of years with a can of plasti dip which I pick up at the local Lowes
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