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This is a discussion on Black out roof within the Exterior & Appearance forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; Thinking about blacking out my dark grey 2015 wrx roof with a vinyl. I need opinions on it I never ...

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    Black out roof

    Thinking about blacking out my dark grey 2015 wrx roof with a vinyl. I need opinions on it I never really seen a dark grey wrx or sti with a blacked out roof.

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    I don't have photo shop lol
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    There are folks on here that have done this, I am sure they will chime in. I considered doing this, and was quoted $300. They did tell me the shark fin would need to be sprayed instead of wrapped, FYI. Ultimately, I have decided to have my roof sprayed 15 CBS, though my wife has asked me to slow down a bit on mods, so I will have something to look forward to. Good luck, and post pics when wrapped!
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    I just don't know how it'll look with the color of my car

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    I have seen it on LR, CWP, and GBP... Have yet to see it on DGM.
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    That's why I'm hesitant about doing I don't know how it's going to look

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    Plastidip is relatively inexpensive, and if you don't like it.. Peel it off.
    personally, I'm not into the two-tone look.. But hey, it's your car, not mine.

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    Careful with dip. On painted surfaces with with a lot of sun/heat it might peel the paint or clearcoat
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    If your going to wrap a dark color either got matte or maybe a textured pattern. I would go the plasti dip route. You may want to check out do DGM Picture threads to see what others have done.
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    I have a dgm wrx n my roof is plasti dipped matte black . I don't think it looks bad

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    Quote Originally Posted by cflip2x View Post
    If your going to wrap a dark color either got matte or maybe a textured pattern. I would go the plasti dip route. You may want to check out do DGM Picture threads to see what others have done.
    I much prefer the gloss black look over matte.
    There are a few cars with glass roofs like the Kia Optima, and the black gloss roof looks sharp. I've always found matte to look a little rice, but to each their own i guess.

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