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Old 25-08-02, 21:41   #1
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Paint for VL Turbo rocker cover

Does anyone know the exact paint type or code for restoring a VL Red rocker cover back to factory specs?
I know its a "wrinkle finish" which will be hard to replicate, but does anyone know the exact paint code etc?
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Old 25-08-02, 22:20   #2
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just go down to autobarn and you can get ripple red heat proof engine paint in a can. I did this a few years ago
cant remember what brand it was but it came up the same as original.
looked way too red when I first sprayed it and it doesnt wrinkle till it dries, i though it was going to look ****e but it dried perfect, use paint stripper first and take it back to bare metal, there is no need to undercoat.
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Old 26-08-02, 19:26   #3
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Try the HPC red, it looks better in person, and if you get oil or dirt on it it wipes straight off, will not chip etc. was $70NZD
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Old 26-08-02, 20:55   #4
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The spraycan you are after is made by VHT and will do the job.
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