O.K. so i finally got my handles installed. I'm going the no chrome route so, i went ahead and color match my handles and I personally think they look great. I did all the work myself and here is a quick over view.
Chrome handles before paint....
Materials for the job.........
After masking and sanding I etched primed.....
After 3 good coats of etch, I used build up primer....
After 3 good coats of that primer I sanded till I got the smoothest to the touch and sprayed the color/clear...
Bought a 2006 Commander 4x4 base with the 3.7. I'm not one to leave things alone, as my wife knows well. Got a bunch of mods on a list, guess I'll start with the least expensive.
I don't know if you can really call it a mod, but the first mod I did was add a locking fuel door.
Then I replaced...
Well, I keep finding stuff to do to the jeep so I figured I’d start this. As of today I have added
- Rough Country 1.5” Wheel Spacers
- WeatherTech Floor Mats and Cargo Mat
Hopefully as soon as I have the opportunity, the following will be added(all are already bought)
- OME HD Kit...
This is what I am getting ready to have done to my Commander:
Spyder Black-Euro Headlights installed:
AFE Pro 5R cold air intake system installed...
2007 Jeep Commander Sport
Color: Steel Blue
Engine: 3.7L V6
Interior: Gray leather
Bought: December 2007, 14k miles, 4 months old, had been a Hertz fleet vehicle, was in practically brand new condition. Now has 31,000 miles on it.
3 days after I...
So this thread Wil be of all the work I do to my new to me Jeep Commander Rocky Mountain Edition. My big plan in the beginning is to refurbish it/ maintenance work ECT. It has 105K on the clock when I got it.
Pic after buying it.