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Old 11-23-2011, 10:49 PM
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Navigator - Chrome rocker panel trim removal?

Hey guys... I'm new to the forum. I recently got my wife a 2010 Navigator. It's got the chrome trim on the rocker panels and we'd like to make it a tad more subdued. What are our options? Can this trim just be removed? I know in 2011 they offered a "monochrome" package - we are kind of going for that look.

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Old 11-27-2011, 04:51 PM
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Nothing fellas?
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not really sure what exactly you are talking about. got any pics?

if you are talking about the lower door cladding, it's held on by double sided tape. I just found that out today myself. Was washing the Expy and noticed 3 of the 4 doors have loose cladding. Nothing that will fall off immediately, but it does need addressed fairly soon
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That poor Expy of yours needs to get traded off soon it sounds like Tylus!
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In time it will go away. Too broke at moment between holidays and after buying truck to be in a position to buy anything nice

Not really worried about the cladding. It's just double sided tape. Some fishing line and it'll come right off
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You have 3 options in my opinion I believe. One would be the most expensive which would be to buy new cladding from Lincoln and reinstall it. Second would be to remove it and get it painted by a body shop. Third and by far the cheapest, would be to wrap it in vinyl. I Like the chrome cladding because it breaks the truck down a little and makes it look a little smaller. I did however paint the front grille black.
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