Color Matched Engine Bay Plastics!!

Discussion in 'Photo & Video Gallery' started by 5.3silverado, Mar 22, 2011.

  1. 5.3silverado

    5.3silverado Rockstar

    So I Had Nothing To Do & I Decided To Color Match Some Platics, Engine Cover, Fan Cover, Fuse Box Top, & The Piece That Cover The Hood Latch Mechanism, Tell Me What You Think, Feed Back Is Appreciated. .


  2. FrigginNoodles

    FrigginNoodles Epic Member 5+ Years 500 Posts

    Nice! Looks smooth and much brighter than the stock color. I wonder how they would look if your truck wasn't black and you color matched them. Great job.
  3. 5.3silverado

    5.3silverado Rockstar

    if my truck was a different color like for examplr red like yours they would definitely stand out much more colormatched red. . you should do it to yours. .
  4. canislupis69

    canislupis69 Epic Member 5+ Years ROTM Winner 5000 Posts

    Looks good, real clean.
  5. RobbyG

    RobbyG New Member

    I think one word sums it up.....SWEET!
  6. aloxdaddy99

    aloxdaddy99 Epic Member 5+ Years 1000 Posts

    I was thinking of doing the same thing. I have been trying to find the color of my truck in a rattle can. How long did it take for prep? Where did you get the paint?
  7. 5.3silverado

    5.3silverado Rockstar

    well i just sanded all that stuff lightly just to remove the texture and primed it, then applied 2 whole cans of krylon fusion and that was my result all together id say it took like 4 hours to do all. . i love how it came out. .
  8. Vincennes02261897

    Vincennes02261897 Rockstar 4 Years 1000 Posts

    That looks clean, man! nice job!

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    Last edited: Mar 23, 2011
  10. silveradotrailblazer

    silveradotrailblazer Epic Member 5+ Years ROTM Winner 5000 Posts

    Have you thought about painting the coolant tank?? Its a little bit of a hassel to check the coolant by opening the cap and looking down into it, but I think it would really finish off under the hood.

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