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I'm thinking of having my engine cover painted...Can I see some pics of our members that have had them done and what you paid to have them done? Thanks in advance...
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anytime Prep is the important thing. Clean it REALLY well with a degreaser and go from there. You thinking about doing it yourself?
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Yeah i'm thinking i'll do it myself. Does it need to be a high temp paint?
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No it doesn't, the engine cover sees very little heat build up. You can even use the platic fusion paints to good effect unless you want to do a specific color match with auto paint, then you'd just have to use an adhesion promoter.
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I really like the covers I've seen people do here. Looking forward to seeing your results. Of course a project report and in progress pics are always welcome around here, as well as pics of the finished product.
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Will do Rootbeer...Couple weeks of getting others ideas and looking at some more pics then I'll do it..
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here's mine.


Painted my gap cover as well while I was at it, and also the fuse box cover:

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I finally painted mine I used it as my first gunea pig for airbrush work and I need more practice lol






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