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Old 08-14-2012, 10:34 PM   #41 (permalink)
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very cool, im going to be doing a z1 swap into my 93 lx sedan. power everything, a/c, and power steering i want to see what it will do on fe with all those options and the heavier vehicle. can i ask how you painted that valve cover? it looks very nice!!
VHT "wrinkle black" is the paint I used... I put it on pretty thick, lol.. After you spray you bake it for 30min and then I sanded the raised letters with a medium grade sanding sponge from home depot..

I recommmend taping off the areas where hoses, spark plug boots, and filler cap are.. That stuff is tough and will not help the seal..

Ive been thinking of painting the "E" green... lol.. Just because... I may do it in a nail polish to keep it simple, just to see if I like it...

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Old 08-14-2012, 10:42 PM   #42 (permalink)
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Old 12-30-2012, 05:54 PM   #43 (permalink)
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Is this project still alive?

I'm starting a similar build but with the 1st gen 86 crx si so I came here for some inspiration haha.

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