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red05zx5 02-07-2013 04:08 PM

My Build Thread
ok first of all if i can im going to try and keep all updates on this first post.....

January 2013: bought the car......
all stock

bought floor mats and a autozone shift boot lol '

got a oem floor mat from the junkyard for 5 bucks

First Real MOD!
Ford Edge Rear Wiper

Febuary 2013:
bought a Kona Roof Rack for $50 off my bestfriend..... (she didnt like her car having it)

punched out the back hatch holes

tried the same thing up front didnt happen[mecry]

finally got it installed and took a late night pic at a gas station....[wiggle]

then i finally got my marker lights i oredered the day after[woot]

took tell dark and me going to the parts store for me to install them
pic from next day

Furture Plans:
tow hooks really soon
black housing headlights
maybe a black grille? cant make up my mind tell i get the lights
going to lower it come income tax

also thinking about new bumpers front and back
interior out a svt
black radio bezel and new sound stuff.....

thats all i can think about right now.... hopfully more updates soon and i hope to crank um out fast.....

Theta SIgma 02-07-2013 08:24 PM

Looking good! Keep up the good work!

ZXthrizzle05 02-07-2013 09:06 PM

once you start, you cant stop

5characters 02-07-2013 09:08 PM

Looks like a good start, keep up the good work.

calebstubstad 02-07-2013 11:00 PM


Originally Posted by ZXthrizzle05 (Post 4577777)
once you start, you cant stop

I wish someone woulda told me this before I started. what was gonna be just footwell lights and a new radio has turned into like 500+ in various things
but it looks good! keep it up

red05zx5 02-09-2013 03:48 PM

Thanks guys!!!
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katiekay 02-09-2013 07:05 PM

Great start! I thought the SVT was the only car to have the OEM sub? Did you do that too? You got a killer deal on the rack, looks awesome!!! You should def do wheels and a drop before anything else. That way you can see what will work better if you decide to change bumpers, also if you decide to do an SAP front, then you won't need a black grille since the SAP grille is integrated - just some things to think about. Also when you upgrade your audio, I would keep the SVT sub enclosure you have and mod it for a 10" sub to keep a OEM+ look. If you don't like it, you can always sell that enclosure, fanatics here love those!

Anyway [welcome] to FF [ffrocks]

Happy modding[wave]

EDIT: I also see that you want to keep your first post up to date, sorry after a few months you will no longer be able to edit it :( just a heads up before you find out the hard way

TitanFocus76 02-09-2013 08:07 PM

Good start just skip the tow hooks

IngotMK3 02-09-2013 08:28 PM

Nice, pin stripe needs to go..

red05zx5 02-10-2013 10:10 AM


Originally Posted by svtwagon (Post 4580400)
Nice, pin stripe needs to go..

lol heard that!

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