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Old 03-23-2012, 05:02 PM   #441
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yup if it would every stop raining here I'd be washing my car!!!
Lol rained after I washed mine thank god for my garage lol
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Old 03-23-2012, 05:07 PM   #442
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I hate that
Its always seems to rain after I wash my car
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Old 03-24-2012, 03:03 AM   #443
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It's so nice not having salt and winter road grime all over the car again isn't it. I'm amazed that my car still looks like I just washed it even though it's been 4 days.

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random question, what did you name your car??
No name. I've never been able to think of something that sounds good so it just stays "the svt". Any ideas are welcome.

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off topic lol but I clay barred my paint overspray and it came off
Great. I need to get me one of those and give it a try.
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Old 03-24-2012, 09:18 PM   #444
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Here's the hood stripe picture for pyroinsa. It actually didn't look so bad but the biggest problem was that it made my headlights look grey and faded compared to the black.

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Old 03-24-2012, 09:25 PM   #445
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Here's the hood stripe picture for pyroinsa. It actually didn't look so bad but the biggest problem was that it made my headlights look grey and faded compared to the black.
What did you use to paint your hood. Mine is just plastidipped, waiting for the real thing on the carbon fiber one.
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Old 03-24-2012, 09:36 PM   #446
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Gloss black Krylon spray paint.
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I think it would look better if your wheels were a darker color. The white makes your headlights stand out more from the black hood. Just my $0.02
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Old 03-25-2012, 07:15 AM   #448
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I think it would look better if your wheels were a darker color. The white makes your headlights stand out more from the black hood. Just my $0.02
You might actually be right. Here's the only pic I have with the stripe and black wheels. Unfortunately, this was when I was trying out the tinted headlights as well so it's hard to say anything.



But, no matter what, I not going back to the hood stripe. At least not for a while. I like my clean, blue hood too much.
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Old 03-25-2012, 01:14 PM   #449
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It's hard to have black accents look decent when the vehicle body color is close to dark itself. It blends in to much to get the effect you might want. The blue is to nice to cover up. That is why i painted my race car sonic blue.
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I agree with Focussport13, just go back to the blue. I'm keeping mine that way. I can''t wait to paint my mirror caps, it looks nice.
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