2.8 i engine paint

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2.8 i engine paint

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hi can anyone please help and tell me if the capri 2.8i engine was painted and what was the colour of it was when it came out the factory or was it just stardard(not painted) i know the rocker covers were/are (gray) its just doing a full rebuild and want the engine to look as its brand new.thanks in advanced .david
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It was either pink or fuschia......................
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I've been told that it was grey.
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Re: 2.8 i engine paint

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Hi,
yes rocker covers, oil pan, heads and engine block are grey on my 1984 5 speed 2.8i.

But if I'm right 4 speed 2.8i had black rocker covers, so maybe engine was also black. But I don't know...


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thankyou all for the reply
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