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Discussion in 'VR - VS Holden Commodore (1993 - 1997)' started by digger747, Apr 16, 2009.

  1. digger747

    digger747 New Member

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    hey im currently painting plastics in my engine bay and painting the rocket covers and what not so just askin for people that have decorated there engine bay to post some pics

    cheers DIGGER747
     
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    OMG that looks awesome, i wish my manifolds looked that good and also the engine cover. :thumbsup:
     
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    yeah that pic was taken a while ago so the manifolds are starting to show some rust spots especially under the car
     
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    They have to have been painted or something right?
     
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    brinny has painted her rocker covers on the vr.... :)
     

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    I`ve seen the rocket covers at supershit.
    They look sweet.
    Nice engine bay mate.
     
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    what sort of paint is needed for the engine cover ?? heat resistant of some sort ?
     
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    red and gold suited car nicely
     

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    Engine enamel.
     
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    cheers :thumbsup:
     
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    NORTI Crazy VS lady

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    From where does one obtain these rocket covers?

    What sort of rocket do you have?
     
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    rocket covers... interesting..
     
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    Haha that's what I was thinking.

    Can you buy new coolant reservoir's for these engine bays? Possibly clear ones?

    I find the stock ones just plain ugly!
     
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    pjdm1980 Shut up Jr I'm thinkin!

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