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    Default Painted front valence!

    Well I decided to get rid of that stock gray front valence and and paint it a nice clean black. I love the way it turned out! Makes the truck look a lot cleaner. Took a few pictures during the process. Sorry camera phone but better than nothin!

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    Bunch of stupid clips holding the valence in.





    2006 Duramax LBZ
    Edge Evo
    4'' Diamond eye to 6'' tip
    16'' ion alloy, 33'' fierce attitudes
    Lots of work left to do!

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    agreed, looks a lot better ! not sure why gm didn't do it in the first place and and they sure did get you on the clips what kind of paint did you use?

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    Happy you got it off finally, I had a hard time with it at first too. Good look!

    2003 Silverado, SOLD 1/11/11 for my... 2001 Ford Mustang Bullit, #1787

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    I Think it turned out nice.
    Hi my Name is Steve I have a 2004 Silverado Z71 Crew cab, silver berch in color and Live in Virginia Beach Va. I have installed JBA Stainless Steel Shorty Headers with Flowmaster 40, K&N 77 air intake, Taylor 409 Wires , Diablosport Predator Programer, Weston Bull Bar, Carage Works Grill, ReadyLift Leveling kit, Pioneer Navigation system, Viper two way Alarm with remote start, Rino hitch step, Factor 20 inch wheels with Nitto Graplers and that's it for now.
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    Looks better than before!
    [/SIGPIC]2009 Chevy Silverado LT 1500 EXT CAB 4X4 Vortec 4.8L SFI,K&N air filter,Weathertech Floor Liners ,Weathertech Stone/Bug Deflector, Line X Spray On Bedliner, TruXport Rollup Tonneau Cover, Molded Mudguards, Viper 5701 LE 2 way Security Alarm/Remote Starter, Xm Satelite Radio,BILSTEIN 5100 rear shocks,BILSTEIN 5100 front levelling shocks,READYLIFT 2" rear lift blocks,Goodyear Wrangler Territorys -265/70R 17"

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    Thanks guys! I used dupli-color's black trim paint. Perfect match!

    2006 Duramax LBZ
    Edge Evo
    4'' Diamond eye to 6'' tip
    16'' ion alloy, 33'' fierce attitudes
    Lots of work left to do!

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    looks nice! Are you ganna do a bumper cover some where down the road? Click image for larger version. 

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    2006 silverado 1500 LT1 4X2 ecsb 6.0L, front mount T76 turbo intercooled, Detroit true trac, 3.23, Chevrolet black chrome 20"s, Nelson performance tune! magna flow muffler with dual exhaust with QTP cut out. ET-14.001 @100mph spinning.....

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    Dang I like the look of that! I had never even seen that before!

    2006 Duramax LBZ
    Edge Evo
    4'' Diamond eye to 6'' tip
    16'' ion alloy, 33'' fierce attitudes
    Lots of work left to do!

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    I'm a big fan of your truck man, one of the ONLY longbeds I like
    Justin
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    Nice Job!! That looks great.....Truck is looking sweet!


    Mike (Denver, CO) - 2008 Sierra 1500 Z71 SLE 5.3L 4WD

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    DRIVE TRAIN: 4.56 Gears; Detroit TrueTrac Differential; True Cool 40k Transmission Cooler
    PERFORMANCE: DiableSport Predator Tuner; Custom Tuned by Diablew; Magnaflow Exhaust; AFE Cold Air Intake
    ELECTRONICS: Kenwood DNX6180 Touchscreen; Subthump box w/10" Kicker; Driver Information Center (DIC); Rear View Camera
    ACCESSORIES: Westin Brush/Grill Gaurd; Westin Nerf Bars; Truxedo Tonneau; 20% Tint; Tow Mirrors w/Heat & Signals

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