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Engine Cover

Discussion in '3rd Gen Tundras (2014+)' started by aramirez73, Jul 18, 2016.

  1. Jul 18, 2016 at 5:16 PM
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    aramirez73

    aramirez73 [OP] The Ayatollah of Rock n Rolla!

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    Has anyone painted their engine cover??? Let's see em! Thinking of doing the Punisher Skull gray color or red or silver like it was sprayed over
     
  2. Jul 18, 2016 at 5:20 PM
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    ColoradoTJ

    ColoradoTJ I'm a boob guy.

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    That would look good!
     
  3. Jul 18, 2016 at 5:27 PM
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    Sean266

    Sean266 #ThinBlueLine Staff Member

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    I've seen a few on the TundraCrew FB page.
     
  4. Aug 10, 2016 at 11:18 AM
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    TundraWes

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    Has anyone painted theirs? My paint shop said they wouldn't recommend it. But I'm sure if it was prepped right and using paint that would be ok in the heat.
     
  5. Aug 10, 2016 at 1:38 PM
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    Yoda21

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    Black rims, leveled , black out emblems and grill and added smitty bilt step
    image.jpg I plasti dipped mine image.jpg
     
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  6. Aug 10, 2016 at 2:48 PM
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    NMOKTundra

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    Any issues with bubbles forming, paint flaking, or cracking? Did you just plastidip or prime it first?
     
  7. Aug 10, 2016 at 2:51 PM
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    Yoda21

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    Black rims, leveled , black out emblems and grill and added smitty bilt step
    Nope no bubbles or cracks.jus plasti dip only thing is the green shows different on the black then chrome logo so you might want to paint white first if u r going to do a color
     
  8. Aug 10, 2016 at 2:57 PM
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    Yoda21

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    Black rims, leveled , black out emblems and grill and added smitty bilt step
    image.jpg Here is better pic of it where u can see the difference in color. I also plasti dipped all the chrome on my truck
     
  9. Aug 10, 2016 at 3:10 PM
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    RowdyRon

    RowdyRon Not too old to play

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    Gives the Toyota symbol a little contrast. I like it!
     
  10. Aug 10, 2016 at 3:21 PM
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    NMOKTundra

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    Looks great. Thanks for the response! Gunna have to give this a shot with red
     
  11. Aug 10, 2016 at 3:25 PM
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    Yoda21

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    Good luck with it
     
  12. Aug 10, 2016 at 4:39 PM
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    aramirez73

    aramirez73 [OP] The Ayatollah of Rock n Rolla!

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    How many coats on chrome? Also what about when u go thru a carwash or wash yourself pressure wand
     
  13. Aug 10, 2016 at 5:12 PM
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    RowdyRon

    RowdyRon Not too old to play

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    I'm thinking I might try some high temp paint on mine.
     
  14. Aug 10, 2016 at 5:18 PM
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    NMOKTundra

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    Mine as well
     
  15. Aug 10, 2016 at 7:08 PM
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    aperezsh

    aperezsh HooYah Murica! Get Some!

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    A little this and that...Broke now
    Punisher Skull would be legit
     
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  16. Aug 11, 2016 at 8:30 AM
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    Yoda21

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    Black rims, leveled , black out emblems and grill and added smitty bilt step
    I did about seven coats and I have had no peeling on anything except one logo but those r easy to do. I like plasti dip cuz it is easy to change image.jpgimage.jpgimage.jpg
     
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