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CELIBORGY Mar 9, 12:59am - #119895 
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Detailed Engine Bay

I re-painted my Engine Plastic Covers, what do you guys think?

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CELIBORGY Mar 9, 1:00am - #119896 
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CELIBORGY Mar 9, 1:01am - #119897 
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sorry if the first pic was too big... frown

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Sultan Mar 9, 1:01am - #119898 

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looks good...
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TrewCelica Mar 9, 1:02am - #119899 

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looks clean thumbsup
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spaztikid Mar 9, 1:05am - #119900 
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brighter and shiny.

good job thumbsup
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Evan Mar 9, 1:07am - #119901 

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Originally Posted by spaztikid
brighter and shiny.

good job thumbsup


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CELIBORGY Mar 9, 1:31am - #119902 
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thanks guys smile

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grcelica Mar 9, 1:57am - #119903 

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I like it!! Intake looks nice too thumbsup
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VSGTS14 Mar 9, 2:12am - #119904 

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nice thumbsup

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v3n0m Mar 9, 2:28am - #119905 

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Bakablo1 Mar 9, 2:42am - #119906 
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Originally Posted by Sultan
looks good...


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carbon_blue_gt Mar 9, 2:46am - #119907 
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Good work! Did you use my paint guide?

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Anktopot Mar 9, 3:54am - #119908 

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Originally Posted by carbon_blue_gt
Good work! Did you use my paint guide?


where could i find this paint guide you speak of?? it looks b-e-a-utiful
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SilverXtreme02 Mar 9, 4:16am - #119909 
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yea what paint did you use?? take pix
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se7enmodgt20 Mar 9, 4:25am - #119910 
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looks good!!!
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Virgilson Mar 9, 4:49am - #119911 

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Looks nice and clean... thumbsup thumbsup
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CeLlYgT04 Mar 9, 5:18am - #119912 

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Looks MUCH better thumbsup
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carbon_blue_gt Mar 9, 6:13am - #119913 
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here you go!

Paint GUide

Enjoy, and paint away! If you use my guide, i would love it if you let me know, so that i know it's helped you out happywink


And as always, if you have any other questions at all, drop me a PM, i'll be happy to help you out!

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CelicaPrincess Mar 9, 6:41am - #119914 
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Looks nice thumbsup I still haven't got around to painting the small plastic piece in the front laughsilly
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CELIBORGY Mar 9, 5:39pm - #119915 
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Originally Posted by carbon_blue_gt
Good work! Did you use my paint guide?


yes i used your guide and it made it a lot easier. i forgot to mention it earlier. thanks

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very clean, always wondered how people keep the bays so celan, nice man
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JAY-C Mar 9, 11:37pm - #119917 
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Originally Posted by CELIBORGY
I re-painted my Engine Plastic Covers, what do you guys think?

Before...


what kind of paint did you use and how did you do it?

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CELIBORGY Mar 10, 12:46am - #119918 
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i used the paint guide carbon_blue_gt has done. Then pic any type of color you want. i used spray paint testor`s. good luck on yours bro thumbsup

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tony Mar 10, 12:58am - #119919 

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how do you detail an engine bay? what kinds of cleaning agent do you use? confused

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Steven Mar 10, 1:02am - #119920 
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Yours look good.

I wish I hadn't painted my plastics, because I did such a good job painting them. Since I did such a good job and sine they're so shiney, I dont want to get them dirty so I hadn't installed them back on...

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tony Mar 10, 1:13am - #119921 

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yeah... my painted plastics are bad from taking them in and out. I think I might just break down and buy the IPT pieces.

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VSGTS14 Mar 10, 1:27am - #119922 

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Originally Posted by tony
how do you detail an engine bay? what kinds of cleaning agent do you use? confused


engine degreaser...all purpose cleaner...we have some kind of shit at toyota that is really strong and takes everything off...then you can shine stuff up if you like..and air dry the engine bay with air hose or leaf blower..

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JAY-C Mar 10, 3:36am - #119923 
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Originally Posted by CELIBORGY
i used the paint guide carbon_blue_gt has done. Then pic any type of color you want. i used spray paint testor`s. good luck on yours bro thumbsup


hey thanks

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e_degala Mar 10, 6:19am - #119924 

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you guys have done terrific jobs painting your plastics in the engine bay.

but, is there a manufacturer out there that has colored plastic replacement pieces for the engine bay?

just wondering...

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CELIBORGY Mar 12, 11:21pm - #119925 
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Originally Posted by CelicaPrincess
Looks nice thumbsup I still haven't got around to painting the small plastic piece in the front laughsilly


yours look`s shiny and bright. what kind of paint did you use?

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LostAngel Mar 12, 11:33pm - #119926 
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Sweet, nice job. thumbsup
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HipHopFan99 Mar 13, 1:20am - #119927 
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carbon_blue_gt Mar 13, 3:50am - #119928 
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Originally Posted by CELIBORGY
Originally Posted by carbon_blue_gt
Good work! Did you use my paint guide?


yes i used your guide and it made it a lot easier. i forgot to mention it earlier. thanks


I'm glad to see that it's helping people out! You're plastics look REALLY nice! thumbsup

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ToiletPaper Mar 13, 5:10am - #119929 
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