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Old 07-05-2011, 07:38 PM   Thread Starter #1
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Default What Color Should I Paint Engine Bay Plastics?

I want to paint the plastic parts in my engine bay. I painted one of the plastics red, just to see how it would look and I'm not really diggin it. What color would you paint these plastics?
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Old 07-05-2011, 08:02 PM   #2
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I think if you make them match the car in red will look good,that red u use is way off. how about gray.....
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Old 07-05-2011, 08:11 PM   #3
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Gray would be a nice contrast.
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Gray would be nice.
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I think the black on red looks good already. Maybe do a high gloss black but don't paint a brighter red.

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Im into exotic colors, so i'd say something like yellow, thats just me though
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I'm in for gray.
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Gloss black.
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Old 10-12-2011, 01:08 PM   #11
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Gloss black
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Gloss black or order your paint in a can from automotive touch up , match is 100% trust me I did it.

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Gloss black!
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Purple! lol
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Gloss black or car color
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Match the car color
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Yea, I just left it as is for now. I'll probably do gloss black, and color match the letters. I don't have any time to do it now, so it will either be done in December or in the spring. Thanks everyone for their input!
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white? would get dirty fairly quickly though lol
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I'm thinking gold..

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I did white on my max. Looked sick.

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