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so i was thinking about painting the ram air under my hood with nail polish but i want to make for sure my car isnt going to like over heat or some shit =p so pleassee hellp! and i need some easy quick cheap mods so ideass please!

ps i have no idea if this is the right spot but this is where its going haha.

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over heat with a little "paint"? no. this section seems fine. what colors were you thinking?

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I have no idea if nail polish is flammable...

I have a better idea though, buy some Krylon Fusion plastic paint, and use the cap. Spray into the cap to get a small puddle of paint, and use a brush and paint the ram air inlet on top of the radiator. :cheers:

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im thinking about painting the black part like a lime green and the ram air a metalic purple

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Chaos has the idea and should be fine with some paint. can we see a pic of what exactly you want to paint?

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Whoa, really? That would be some crazy scheme.

I have a pic of the Ram Air inlet somewhere, on the BB though. I already have an idea what it'll look like. Very bright. :cheers:

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just a thought haha!

my scheme is purple but i figure i could add some green into that..i would love to paint my calipers lime green and get purple neons

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Nail polish probably would not be a good idea because it would chip very easily or ware off very easily go with what Chris said as it will last longer and we know it won't damage anything

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I forgot, Em...you still have the stock ram air box. :cheers: what's that look like again? :blink: my old one is in pieces in my room somewhere.

But that would be A LOT to paint, lady. I dunno...

Glad to see you and Brendon back together!

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yeah i did some quick photoshoping and i think i am just gonna paint the purple and not the green but should i sand it?

and i know im so happy to be back with him =]

and its brennon haha!

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on the engine?

do i have to sand it for the 3rd time hahah!

and do i have to use the same paint?

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i dont think you have to. if you do, use a light sand paper.

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the only purple engine enamel i can find is online unless they have it at like autozone or somewhere

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