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HiRo-CuBe
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HiRo-CuBe Oct 2, 4:11am - #289572 
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica
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2000 Toyota Celica

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Riverside, CA
what's the best spraypaint to use to paint the center console?

I want to repaint my center console silver again. I tried Rust-Olleum Silver Metalic paint last time and it didn't turn out like I wanted. I'm looking for a good spraypaint to use as an alternative. I heard Duplicolor is pretty good, and I also saw a commercial for Krylon on TV. What'd you guys suggest?
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celicafourotwo
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celicafourotwo Oct 2, 6:06am - #289573 

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i used Krylon Fusion..work good..but i did a shitty job..look at falkkor's celi..he uses that and it look good..

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Question:
Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
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SmutasticGT
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SmutasticGT Oct 2, 8:00am - #289574 

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Duplicolor thumbsup thumbsup
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Zero
Furi Kuri
Zero Oct 2, 8:25pm - #289575 

Furi Kuri
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no no no.

the best paint is Tamiya. its for plastic models and works great with the plastics in the Celica, even on the engine bay platics.

Tamiya has the best color choices, has metal flakes and pearls too.

i painted my friend's plastics and they came out great. thumbsup

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Zero
Furi Kuri
Zero Oct 2, 8:31pm - #289576 

Furi Kuri
2002 Toyota Celica GT

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you can buy the paint from a hobby store. (Where they sell plastic models and other "toys" that you assemble, such as gas powered RC cars.

Linked Image

this is the color choice for their spray paints.

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Furi Kuri
Zero Oct 2, 8:32pm - #289577 

Furi Kuri
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damn the picture didnt load for the second part of my post, here is the picture.
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Zero
Furi Kuri
Zero Oct 2, 8:33pm - #289578 

Furi Kuri
2002 Toyota Celica GT

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http://www.tamiyausa.com/dealers/index.php

use that link to find a dealer near you. smile

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