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Old 12-23-2006, 09:30 PM
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Default painting valve cover.

wondering how hard it is to paint the valve cover and the intake of my engine. reason is cause i don't like the red scheme pervious owner had and wanna go with blue. http://www.brendon-jeramy.com/civic/newcar%20009.jpg
 
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Old 12-23-2006, 10:01 PM
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its easy for the valve cover, and its all in the prep work. the intake is a little harder because its a round tube, but its the same process. there might be a diy on this topic.
 
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Old 12-23-2006, 10:31 PM
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i found it thanks, but it's not metal, kinda plasticy is that gonna make a difference.
 
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Old 12-23-2006, 11:07 PM
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dude for plastic get KRYLON FUSION scuff up the psurface u want to paitn on the air intake with sand paper and spray a coat of that fusion primer on it up two 3 coats light evenly sprayed coats and then two coats of the paint u want, !!! for the valve cover get high temp paint
 
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