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Old 07-17-2004, 01:07 AM   #1
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Painted my valve cover for my spi....

Heres a couple pics. Not the best paint job. But I tried.






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Old 07-17-2004, 07:40 AM   #2
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That doesn't look bad at all!! What type of paint did you use? Heat resistant?
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Old 07-17-2004, 11:57 AM   #3
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Yeah had some high temp engine paint layin around. And seeing a post a few days back on a how to. Thought id give it a try.
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Did that little tiny breather thing come with it stock? I've got a tube going to the airbox..
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looks good!

i saw your post on the jet... did you ever get your problem with the rubber grommets worked out?
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Old 07-17-2004, 05:34 PM   #6
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That little breather filter didnt come stock. That came with my intake. The focussport one. For my other problem. I didnt get them fixed yet. Ive been checking for leaks and what not. I havent had any at all. So im hoping it will hold till thursday.
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glad to hear the good news about no leaks! i hope that holds till you can get it fixed!
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Old 07-18-2004, 01:30 PM   #8
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very.....

very nice bro..... looks clean. you gonna paint anything else in the engine bay?
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Nice and clean looking.
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can you hit me up with the link on the how to? did you just basicly take the cover off, prep it and paint it?
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