Making the bumpers black again...

Jim Jordan j8k3sp00n at
Sun Aug 6 13:08:35 EDT 2006


I've been watching this thread for awhile and seem to remember that someone
recommended stove polish for making grills and bumpers black.  Does anyone
have comments on that?


Jim Jordan 

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Mark R [mailto:speedracer.mark at] 
>Sent: Saturday, August 05, 2006 9:25 AM
>To: Geraint Lloyd
>Cc: quattro at
>Subject: Re: Making the bumpers black again...
>I've always used "Black Magic" but the Mother's product also 
>works well.
>Anything you do isn't permanent... they all require 
>reapplications.  I especially like to show people that "Black 
>Magic" is actually white in color.  =)
>I've heard SOME places used tire paint.  Tire stores use tire 
>paint to make all of the display tires look shiny and bright.  
>I've never used it, just throwing it out because I've heard it 
>works.  I might go try some on an old GTi wheel arch and leave 
>it outside the rest of the summer.

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