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#2401494 - 11/10/17 03:01 PM Reproduction 1969 Roadrunner Grille
johntpr Offline

Registered: 01/22/03
Posts: 434
Loc: Nanuet, NY
Who sells the best Reproduction 1969 Roadrunner grille at this point and is it the Goodmark brand or is there a better brand etc?

My headlight bezels that I would like the grille to match seem to be the darker argent color.
69 Daytona 4 speed

#2401617 - 11/10/17 07:26 PM Re: Reproduction 1969 Roadrunner Grille [Re: johntpr]
RoadRunnerJD Offline

Registered: 05/25/04
Posts: 4841
Loc: Warrenton, VA
RoadRunners had the darker argent

#2401703 - 11/10/17 10:05 PM Re: Reproduction 1969 Roadrunner Grille [Re: johntpr]
70mopes Offline
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Registered: 02/24/03
Posts: 1174
Loc: Maple Valley, WA
I got mine from Roseville. Nice part overall. Not sure of origins.

#2401723 - 11/10/17 10:39 PM Re: Reproduction 1969 Roadrunner Grille [Re: johntpr]
69_SIX_PACK Offline

Registered: 01/19/03
Posts: 9120
Loc: Brantford Ontario
I bought mine from Roseville at the Detroit Swap a few years ago. It was their last one and I got a great deal. It fit really nice and I am very happy with it. Right after that, they went on backorder and weren't available for some time. I have heard they aren't quite finished off the same.

I kept my original but my car really isn't a showcar so this reproduction part was a good fit for me.

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#2403739 - 11/14/17 07:42 PM Re: Reproduction 1969 Roadrunner Grille [Re: johntpr]
fuelishnsilly Offline

Registered: 04/07/16
Posts: 174
Loc: Greenwood Lake, NY
How hard would it be to match and repaint the argent on the headlight bezels? Easier than repainting the new grille?
inherited a 69 roadrunner from my grand pop.

#2403828 - 11/14/17 11:09 PM Re: Reproduction 1969 Roadrunner Grille [Re: johntpr]
cbusters Offline

Registered: 05/08/05
Posts: 692
Loc: Florida
Information I have is that there is only one source for reproduction grills at this time. Herbs has the Dark Argent in spray cans and I bought a couple cans. I did a little test spray yesterday and it is pretty close color wise. It has a lot of texture when it dries and a lot of the aluminum flake in it. The only visible fault I could find may be the flake size compared to an NOS part which is a bit larger. I think this is a good option and the price ($19) was right. I'm just going to mask off the repop grill and bezels and re-shoot them.

#2403872 - 11/15/17 05:57 AM Re: Reproduction 1969 Roadrunner Grille [Re: cbusters]
johntpr Offline

Registered: 01/22/03
Posts: 434
Loc: Nanuet, NY
Thanks everyone.
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