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    Default Having my Z20NET cam cover powder coated

    Dropped it off on thursday, hopefully picking up tommorow

    I started polishing it but then had second thoughts after deciding it may be too much along with my other shiny bits, so I came up with the idea of having it powdercoated the same colour as the silicone hoses.
    Went along to Bettablast in Shiremoor and had a look at their colours, RAL 5002 - Ultramarine blue was the closest, really looking forward to getting it back.

    This is what it looked like before....



    I'll post some photos when I have it back

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    Had mine done in gloss black still have not fitted yet I can't wait it will look so nice

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    Have you bought new seals for yours?

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    No mate do you know where I can get them from

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    Im think i did my spark plug cover in RAL5002. I put up some pics on here sumwhere but dunno how to put a link. Lol

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    Yay it works. Well it is for me lol

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    I love my polished cover, should have kept at it, best part of my engine bay

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    I mirror polished my spark plug cover, should look nice set in to the blue cam cover, think I'll ring VX about the seals tommorow, hopefully they're cheap enough to buy

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kev_A View Post
    I mirror polished my spark plug cover, should look nice set in to the blue cam cover, think I'll ring VX about the seals tommorow, hopefully they're cheap enough to buy
    Could I be cheeky and ask for you to give me a shout with part numbers etc

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