buy an intake (tune is recommended)
paint the outline of your tails
purchase an exhuast (these cars aren't mine. my exhaust is not made anymore so it'd be pointless)
keep the ses badge
i wouldn't plastidip your wheels because...well i'm against it. but this is what they would look like black
^^^this is the frpp kit everyone is recommending
tip: the buy-sell-trade section is your friend.
I haven't hit $1000 in mods and i'm in college so i know how you feel. only thing I've bought brand new is my springs. happy modding. and if you have any questions or would lke more suggestions feel free to pm me. or anyone you wish. hope it's a manual. good looking car.