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    Rocker cover/engine styling

    I want to do some engine styling, do we know anywhere, preferable web links, that can do things like rocker covers etc?
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    best just find a powder coater or chromer in you local area, cheaper as well, look in the yellow pages
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    Am i right in thinking you can order chromed parts like rocker covers from pvd?
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    dont think so, will be way OTT money wise.

    you can buy the PAS reservior chromed as i've one
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    it's just in the 2002 catelogue it says they do it, i was just wondering if they still did. want to get the rocker covered all shiny (like your oil cap) and the black middle part of it in carbon fibre style.
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    as i said it will be ceaper to get your done.

    A 'vxl specialist' will charge £80

    A chroming place about £40

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    ok cheers i'll look into it, while im talking to you what engine code is my engine? ie. C18XE? Its 1.8 sport like yours.
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    mines

    C18XEL

    C18XE was usually in cesaro
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    C18XEL...ok cheers for that.
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    if its the plastic cam cover you cant powder coat them..as it will melt when you pop it in the oven

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