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celikitten Jan 15, 7:48pm - #83449 

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powdercoating?

i don't know if this is a repost or not... but i have a question...

is there anything on the celica that looks good powdercoated... besides the rims and the Intake...

i'm wondering because i have a friend that does powdercoating and i was going to have him powdercoat something on my car and then i can put his business cards on it when i take it to shows... but i have no idea what to powdercoat...

i wish the engine covers weren't plastic... i'd just do them

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trog2233 Jan 15, 7:49pm - #83450 

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the valve cover if you have a GTS...numerous suspension parts...thats about it thumbsup
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beans Jan 15, 7:51pm - #83451 
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Anyone know what much to powdercoat your rims nowadays?
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trog2233 Jan 15, 7:51pm - #83452 

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Originally Posted by beans
Anyone know what much to powdercoat your rims nowadays?


Average about $50-60 a rim thumbsup
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RicePowered Jan 15, 7:52pm - #83453 
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Originally Posted by beans
Anyone know what much to powdercoat your rims nowadays?


about $50 - $100 a rim
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celikitten Jan 15, 7:57pm - #83454 

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Originally Posted by trog2233
the valve cover if you have a GTS...numerous suspension parts...thats about it thumbsup


cool thanks... maybe i'll do the valve cover then..

anybody got any tips on what color?

and what color should i paint my engine plastics?

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beans Jan 15, 8:27pm - #83455 
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Originally Posted by RicePowered
Originally Posted by beans
Anyone know what much to powdercoat your rims nowadays?


about $50 - $100 a rim


cool, thanks for the info thumbsup
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UFCELI Jan 15, 8:46pm - #83456 

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Do you have strut bars? you could powdercoat them. Or Intake?

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OOSilver_S Jan 16, 3:05am - #83457 

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Originally Posted by celikitten
Originally Posted by trog2233
the valve cover if you have a GTS...numerous suspension parts...thats about it thumbsup


cool thanks... maybe i'll do the valve cover then..

anybody got any tips on what color?

and what color should i paint my engine plastics?


It would probably be kind of a lot of work but you should get the valve cover and Intake manifold (not CAI) painted gunmetal.
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celikitten Jan 16, 3:22am - #83458 

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why gunmetal?

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fusi0n Jan 16, 4:49am - #83459 
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suspension parts? is it possible to powercoat my springs? i have no knowledge whatsoever of powdercoating. how much do you think this would run me?
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trdhondakiller Jan 17, 11:30pm - #83460 
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yeah about the same prices here 200 a set of wheels. Good luck man. I'd powder coat em hot pink eek
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saspence22 Jan 17, 11:54pm - #83461 

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White...duh!!!!

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celikitten Jan 18, 10:05am - #83462 

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right... but wouldn't white be kind of difficult to keep clean??

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