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  1. Anyone tried Chipex?

    Detailing and Car Care
    So with moving house the backend of last year and doing a full refurb the cars been neglected. Finally got a chance to do it this weekend and what a state! New stone chips, a couple of rust spots above the sills & bugs/tar that will not come off! So I have ordered some tar remover & a new...
  2. spraying my engine covers...

    Astra H
    hi guys ,:wave: Im at work at the moment doing some PHP coding...and suddenly thought you know what this weekend im going to spray my engine covers!...very spontaneous as always!:o Got an Astra h 3 door 2010...So im going to pop into Halfords after work and buy some cans to spray my car engine...
  3. Is this a daft idea?

    Astra H
    So my current V grille is getting chipped to pieces from those dreaded stones on the road. Im going to be re-spraying it in a couple of week once I have the paint (im skint) :shock:. My thought process is this... If I body colour the grill, then clear coat it, it will just chip again like it...
  4. First post - First bit of work on the Astra - First PIC!

    Styling
    First post on the forum, Had my Astra H SXI 1.6 Twinport coming up two years, never had the time to add my touch to it.... Until today. Bought a very clean example, with low mileage, all factory standard and had clearly been well looked after. ................ First on the agenda is to...
  5. Colour combo renders

    South East
    Hope you all had fun up at PVS, pics look great! I've occupied myself instead with my old 3d modeling and rendering software. Got some OK results. Thought if people want to see what different colors on their H would look like, I'd be happy to knock a render up I can change color of any...
  6. Painting Front Plastic Splitter Thing? lol

    Astra H
    Hey peeps, Just after some opinions, You know the astras without the xp kit get a lovely plastic front splinter lol It comes in a typical plastic grey / black sort of colour. Do you think it would be a good idea to colour code this? Anyone done this? Cheers!! :)
  7. Front grill painting, what colour?

    Astra H
    Hey guys, I am thinking about painting the front V grill, and maybe even the boot strip, I noticed some people on here have done it black? Does it look best in gloss black or satin black? Also what paints did you use? Brands? Cheers :)
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