Originally Posted by DCRallyDave
Have you gotten an estimate yet on your 'all-over paint'? The less expensive paint with the car still assembled and have it look terrible or properly remove everything, paint and reinstall? Are you yanking the drivetrain to paint engine compartment or are you going to leave mis-matched?
I'd say, unless your car is way modded or special to you in some way, it'd be better just to go but another car already the color you like.
My advice, don't be so put off by a slightly silly picture.
The man could have some valuable advice to give. Seeing that he just might have a little experience with vehicle restoration. Just saying....