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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 11-21-03, 03:42 PM Thread Starter
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Tickford cover (plastic)

Y'all...do any of you guys leave the silver plastic valley cover shroud on...do is it better to ditch it for looks....hmmm??? 2002 XR8 AUII Ute 200k


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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 11-21-03, 05:06 PM
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It doesn't really mattter. If you like it keep it on, if you don't and you'd like to access your engine without taking the cover off all the time, then leave it off.

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post #3 of 9 (permalink) Old 11-23-03, 01:41 PM
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I have taken my cover off due to me polishing the inlet manifold, T/B and MAF, plus all the bits underneath look the goods.
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If you guys want to sell an engine cover let me know, as my brother was after one!
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post #5 of 9 (permalink) Old 11-23-03, 11:38 PM
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Hey TP, Any chance of getting larger pics than that, my eyes ain't so good.

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post #6 of 9 (permalink) Old 11-24-03, 04:50 AM
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Yeah, that looks sweet I reckon, but I'd like to see it a bit closer if possible :)
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Hey All,
Go to the thread "Au XR8 Cold Air Intake " and on the first page the pics are there as well, for some reason they don't want to blow up, maybe it is because they are already on the forums. There is 4 piccies there.

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Ahhh, that's better. Very neat.

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post #9 of 9 (permalink) Old 12-01-03, 07:25 PM
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What if the belt breaks? Doesn't the cover protect the bonet a little?
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