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Red/Blue Valve Cover - Paint Match

What is the best paint available to color match the red Prelude Type-S valve cover or the blue Accord Wagon SiR valve cover?

I'm looking for a rattle can that will do a good job color matching and withstanding the heat.
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Re: Red/Blue Valve Cover - Paint Match

VHT wrinkle red.


They don't make blue.
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Re: Red/Blue Valve Cover - Paint Match

Do you know of any high temp paints that will match the color and finish of the SiR blue?
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Re: Red/Blue Valve Cover - Paint Match

Not off hand. I did experiment once with VHT wrinkle black, and then a coat of blue. I couldn't match the colour. It was too expensive to continue with that.
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