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ecu cover #33642 Aug 6, 10:02am Aug 6, 10:02am
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ecu cover
im painting my engine plastics and i was wondering if i should pant the ecu cover even though it says do not remove. i serched the forum and it looks like most of the people that redid there engine plastics didnt paint their ecu. im literally in the middle of painting the plastics and any help would be appreciated. thumbsup


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Re: ecu cover [Re: 01celi] #33643 Aug 6, 10:17am Aug 6, 10:17am
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You can take it of and paint it no problem...just don't drive ur car when its off...IT CAN'T GET WET!!! thumbsup

Re: ecu cover [Re: 01celi] #33644 Aug 6, 10:22am Aug 6, 10:22am
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i painted mine...just make sure you put it back on ASAP(after painted, clear coat, and completely dry). and it couldnt hurt to put something over the ECU while your painting, etc. thumbsup thumbsup

Re: ecu cover [Re: trog2233] #33645 Aug 6, 10:25am Aug 6, 10:25am
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Originally Posted by trog2233
You can take it of and paint it no problem...just don't drive ur car when its off...IT CAN'T GET WET!!! thumbsup


Yeah just lay a shirt or something over the ECU so nothing can get inside the housing. thumbsup

Re: ecu cover [Re: 01celi] #33646 Aug 6, 10:37am Aug 6, 10:37am
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ok thanks. i just wanted to make sure that i wasnt going to mess anything up. thumbsup


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Re: ecu cover [Re: RicePowered] #33647 Aug 6, 1:55pm Aug 6, 1:55pm
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Originally Posted by RicePowered
Originally Posted by trog2233
You can take it of and paint it no problem...just don't drive ur car when its off...IT CAN'T GET WET!!! thumbsup


Yeah just lay a shirt or something over the ECU so nothing can get inside the housing. thumbsup


yes it comes off..


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Re: ecu cover [Re: 01celi] #33648 Aug 6, 9:46pm Aug 6, 9:46pm
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Painted Mine thumbsup

Re: ecu cover [Re: 01celi] #33649 Aug 6, 10:09pm Aug 6, 10:09pm
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I wish i had time to some of the stuff you guys do to your car. My job sucks so I have to take 5 weeks to get a body kit on piece by piece and look like a ricer in the progress. Its all good.


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Re: ecu cover [Re: 01celi] #33650 Aug 6, 11:21pm Aug 6, 11:21pm
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You can paint it no problem 2 bolts and clips hold it together.


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