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Kenton2k
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2000 Silver Toyota Celica
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Sep 8, 3:10pm - #269982 
Painting ALL engine plastics... need some help...

I need to know what's under the plastic that says "Do not open" and if its alright to open it and paint it grin also need to know how to get the fuse box and air box plastics off.. any help would be appreciated thanx.

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CaLiGTS
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2001 Toyota Celica

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Sep 8, 3:16pm - #269983 
that would be your ECU


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CelicaRacer05
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Sep 8, 3:16pm - #269984 
for the airbox you must remove all the clips, there are a couple on the front, and there are two behind it, i used a screw driver to pop those off

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CaLiGTS
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Sep 8, 3:41pm - #269985 
make sure you clean all the surfaces extremely well!


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RookieGTS
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Sep 8, 3:52pm - #269986 
yeah what he said ^^ grin

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Haulin_A_Doo
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Sep 8, 4:09pm - #269987 
The "Do not open" warning is crap. Its your computer, if you want to open it, go right ahead. If I was painting I would remove the entire box, not just the lid. Paint it & the vent pipe for cooling your ECU.

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renfield90
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2001 Toyota Celica GT

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Tempe, AZ
Sep 8, 5:15pm - #269988 
just don't touch the computer itself because if you get a static discharge your ecu will fry...

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