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CF Valve Covers

Are there any real carbon fiber valve covers out there for the H22? If so, what kind of weight difference is it?
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Old 09-17-2009, 11:07 PM
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Re: CF Valve Covers

Probably not.
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Old 09-17-2009, 11:17 PM
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Re: CF Valve Covers

I think I've seen some look alike CF vcs...honestly I don't see the point, sure you could shave some weight but I would think that your engine would just fry the vc. If you just wanna look pimp get a CF spark plug cover, those are sexy.
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Re: CF Valve Covers

ya, ive only heard about the CF spark plug covers, no valve covers. but no, the engine wouldnt fry them. koenigsegg makes a just about all carbon fiber car, from the interior, the entire body, you and guessed it, parts of the engine
http://everything2.com/title/Koenigsegg+CC+8S
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Re: CF Valve Covers

someone on his is selling them. i told him i was interested in buying one. He has two of them, ones blue and ones normal CF. idk if they are REAL or what, but they look nice.
pm me i can get you his name
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Re: CF Valve Covers

They did this on the Mugen Civic Type RR
Everything CF!!


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Re: CF Valve Covers

cf vc seems like a bad idea
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Re: CF Valve Covers

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They did this on the Mugen Civic Type RR
Everything CF!!


http://www.nihoncar.com/en/news_pics...tal_Sp_018.jpg

the valve cover on the mugen civic RR is not carbon fiber, the injector cover is, but the valve cover is just a regular red cover like on the type s


carbon fiber will be able to withstand the heat, many companies use plastic valve covers...
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Re: CF Valve Covers

Yeah a cf vc probably wouldn't last too long before burning tha heck up
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Re: CF Valve Covers

hey man im the 1 who has the 2 cf spark plug covers the blue kevlar i know is real and the other looks real just an over lay they do look sick in the h22s
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Re: CF Valve Covers

on the topic of cf...
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Re: CF Valve Covers

No there's no proper cf valve covers available...but there are cf spark plug covers available.
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