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05-23-2013 09:04 PM
manifesto How hard was it to get that upholstery off? I like how it looks and wanna steal the idea I think lol
05-23-2013 08:09 PM
fastzx360 Let me know when you're ready to do the suspension. I've done quite a bit and I'm also in SA.
05-23-2013 08:45 AM
dwillisgt3 these seat covers. they were actually kind of easy to install.

http://www.overstock.com/Home-Garden...product-detail
05-22-2013 09:30 PM
Blue5ive Looks pretty good. Which brand seat covers did you get?
05-22-2013 07:25 PM
dwillisgt3
Update with pics!

Here's a big update and plenty of pics....

First this happened -




Then I covered these car seats...



With these....



Next up - painted the vents...



Next project was to wrap this hideous door upholstery stuff...



So I did this....





And the finished product on the doors....





Next up I am going to pain the speaker covers black. What do you think?
05-08-2013 07:41 AM
katiekay Leave the wheels alone, they are already a good color. If you want to do anything with the wheels, look into aftermarket. Look here for ideas:

http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/s...ad.php?t=78663
05-08-2013 07:09 AM
dwillisgt3 I might try one handle like you said. when I get around to the rims I'll take them off the car to make it easier. I was planing on doing the roof in black someday and I think the black mirrors would look better then. still don't know what color to go on the rims.
05-07-2013 10:05 PM
replica81 I'd try plastidipping a single door handle and see how it turns out. A lot of people plastidip Xbox controllers for better grip. I don't know why it'd be a poor choice for a door handle.

Those wheels will be challenging to plastidip due to the spokes. Go for it, if you dare. I've done similar wheels and it's difficult to get even texture between the facing spokes and the grooves due to their relative distance from the spray. Worst outcome is you just remove it and start over.

I'd white dip the mirrors for sure.
05-07-2013 08:12 PM
dwillisgt3 what are your opinions on plasti dipping the rims? should I go black or white?
05-07-2013 07:53 PM
dwillisgt3 didn't dip the wipers. bought then that way cause my old ones were.. old. not a fan of the white now that I bought them, but I'm stuck for now. I'll hold off on the handles then. not looking to buy anything at the moment, but wasn't plasti dip designed for tool handles, as something you do touch everyday?
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