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

Re: Painting My Engine Area [Re: Firestorm] #274948 Sep 14, 4:11pm Sep 14, 4:11pm
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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

Re: Painting My Engine Area [Re: celicagt836] #274949 Sep 14, 4:35pm Sep 14, 4:35pm
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ok, i will try it thanks thumbsup

Re: Painting My Engine Area [Re: Firestorm] #274950 Sep 14, 4:46pm Sep 14, 4:46pm
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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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Re: Painting My Engine Area [Re: slidr] #274951 Sep 14, 5:01pm Sep 14, 5:01pm
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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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Re: Painting My Engine Area [Re: SLVCELI] #274952 Sep 14, 5:23pm Sep 14, 5:23pm
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heres mine tell me what you think.

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Re: Painting My Engine Area [Re: celicagt836] #274953 Sep 14, 5:30pm Sep 14, 5:30pm
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that color is HOT!

Re: Painting My Engine Area [Re: booyaolian] #274954 Sep 14, 5:32pm Sep 14, 5:32pm
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tape it off, that will give you the best results.


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Re: Painting My Engine Area [Re: csheriff] #274955 Sep 15, 1:51pm Sep 15, 1:51pm
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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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Re: Painting My Engine Area [Re: DSGB4LYF23] #274956 Sep 15, 2:07pm Sep 15, 2:07pm
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i mean taping is hard b/c its gonna be rectangular

Re: Painting My Engine Area [Re: Firestorm] #274957 Sep 15, 2:11pm Sep 15, 2:11pm
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thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup looks good, hmm, thinking of all Carbon Fiber, need to look for samples


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Re: Painting My Engine Area [Re: iggy] #274958 Sep 15, 3:24pm Sep 15, 3:24pm
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the red looks real good. nice job.

Re: Painting My Engine Area [Re: iggy] #274959 Sep 15, 5:46pm Sep 15, 5:46pm
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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

Re: Painting My Engine Area [Re: celicagt836] #274960 Sep 15, 5:52pm Sep 15, 5:52pm
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Originally Posted by celicagt836
heres mine tell me what you think.


^^^^ nice job

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