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Re: Valve Cover Coating (archive)

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Posted by JAC on November 05, 2000 at 21:22:05:

In Reply to: Re: Valve Cover Coating posted by kf///M3x2 on November 04, 2000 at 11:15:52:

How much is not cheap"? thanks JAC

I refinished my valve cover earlier this year. Following the advice of a local shop that does vintage restorations, I had the old finish removed by sand-blasting the cover with walnut shell pieces (sand particles inside the engine are not good!), and then had the cover powder-coated with black krinkle finish. It wasn't cheap, but it came out perfect. I can send you a pic if you're interested.

Keith

'88 henna M3
'99 silver M3





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