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Sep 14, 3:56pm - #274947 
Painting My Engine Area

I have everything painted except my MAIN engine plastic (one with the letters on it) how can i paint it without ruining the letters on it...

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Sep 14, 4:11pm - #274948 
i just paited over mine and then went back with a small brush and repainted the letters my self it came out good i must say and i used regular spray paint, and spray it into a bowl and used it from there so it wouldn't get messy

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Sep 14, 4:35pm - #274949 
ok, i will try it thanks thumbsup

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Sep 14, 4:46pm - #274950 
Or you could tape off the letters with tape so that you don't get paint on them.


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Sep 14, 5:01pm - #274951 
Or you can buy the sticker from the everythingcelica store for 10 dollars. Either way good luck thumbsup


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Sep 14, 5:23pm - #274952 
heres mine tell me what you think.

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Sep 14, 5:30pm - #274953 
that color is HOT!

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Sep 14, 5:32pm - #274954 
tape it off, that will give you the best results.


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Sep 15, 1:51pm - #274955 
I painted over mines also and I used a little bit of model paint to paint on the TOYOTA symbol. Looks Good.. What do U think?

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Sep 15, 2:07pm - #274956 
i mean taping is hard b/c its gonna be rectangular

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Sep 15, 2:11pm - #274957 
thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup looks good, hmm, thinking of all Carbon Fiber, need to look for samples


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Sep 15, 3:24pm - #274958 
the red looks real good. nice job.

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Sep 15, 5:46pm - #274959 
Originally Posted by iggy
thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup looks good, hmm, thinking of all Carbon Fiber, need to look for samples


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I think they look awesome...but i'm not thrilled about paying the $$$ to have all my engine compartment covers Carbon Fiber...If you have the money this will make your celica engine bay look like an enzo

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Sep 15, 5:52pm - #274960 
Originally Posted by celicagt836
heres mine tell me what you think.


^^^^ nice job

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