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Old 05-07-2007, 04:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
 
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Question paint intercooler?

can you panit an intercooler without hurting it? has any one else done this before. i mean just some lettering not the whole thing. thanxs
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Old 05-07-2007, 05:36 PM   #2 (permalink)
 
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I think Larry or Kieth two of the mods on this site have a painted intercooler. Both have RR RS so I'm not sure which one has a black intercooler. I doubt any type of paint is going to reduce the cooling efficiency of the stocker or any other.

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Old 09-30-2007, 10:23 PM   #3 (permalink)
 
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nope i painted my intercooler black on my eclipse.. it was just fine.
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Old 10-01-2007, 03:33 PM   #4 (permalink)
 
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If all you're doing is lettering you won't suffer any ill effects.
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Old 10-14-2007, 08:29 PM   #5 (permalink)
 
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so if u paint it all, lets say black there might be some side effects on the cooling effeincy?
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Old 10-14-2007, 08:30 PM   #6 (permalink)
 
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In theory yes, but many people have painted letters and not reported any ill affects.
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Old 10-15-2007, 09:24 AM   #7 (permalink)
 
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http://www.turbobygarrett.com/turbob...nter/faqs.html

Read towards the bottom about intercoolers.


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