Originally Posted by THE TECH
Personally, I would remove the trim and have it painted.
Unfortunately it's not always that easy, I remember on my old car..you'd have to smash the rear window to take out the trim. Beside's wrapping is just as good when done properly. As a testament to Marco's abilities, he wrapped the stainless steel rim protector on my wheel and no one could tell unless I pointed it out, it also never peeled, even on the track!