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Firestorm
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Firestorm Sep 14, 10:56pm - #274947 

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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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celicagt836
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celicagt836 Sep 14, 11:11pm - #274948 
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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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Firestorm Sep 14, 11:35pm - #274949 

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ok, i will try it thanks thumbsup
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slidr Sep 14, 11:46pm - #274950 

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Or you could tape off the letters with tape so that you don't get paint on them.

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SLVCELI Sep 15, 12:01am - #274951 
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Or you can buy the sticker from the everythingcelica store for 10 dollars. Either way good luck thumbsup

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celicagt836 Sep 15, 12:23am - #274952 
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heres mine tell me what you think.
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booyaolian Sep 15, 12:30am - #274953 
2000 Black Toyota Celica GT
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that color is HOT!
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csheriff Sep 15, 12:32am - #274954 
2002 Red Toyota Celica
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tape it off, that will give you the best results.

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DSGB4LYF23 Sep 15, 8:51pm - #274955 

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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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Firestorm Sep 15, 9:07pm - #274956 

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i mean taping is hard b/c its gonna be rectangular
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iggy Sep 15, 9:11pm - #274957 
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thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup looks good, hmm, thinking of all Carbon Fiber, need to look for samples

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celicagt836 Sep 15, 10:24pm - #274958 
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the red looks real good. nice job.
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sbocaj55 Sep 16, 12:46am - #274959 

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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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grcelica Sep 16, 12:52am - #274960 

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Originally Posted by celicagt836
heres mine tell me what you think.


^^^^ nice job
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