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Old 09-11-2012, 06:05 PM   #261
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Old 09-11-2012, 06:07 PM   #262
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Old 09-11-2012, 06:08 PM   #263
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Nice. Do you have pictures of the side skirts?
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Old 09-11-2012, 06:13 PM   #264
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I happened to have a couple on my computer, loading those now to my photobucket. I can't take any myself as I only have the lip and don't plan on adding the skirts.
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Old 09-11-2012, 06:14 PM   #265
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Old 09-11-2012, 09:48 PM   #266
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Coverage is up from yesterday's show and shine, for those that are interested:




http://illmotion.com/im-event-covera...k-polish-2012/
Your car looks absolutely stunning!
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Old 09-11-2012, 11:09 PM   #267
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Matte black grille:

One of the first changes was blacking out the upper grille with some matte black vinyl that I had laying around. Quick and easy, and a rather noticeable change to the front end.


Did you have to remove the grille and tape this down? Where did you get the vinyl?
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Did you have to remove the grille and tape this down? Where did you get the vinyl?
Thanks!

The grill was left in place, and the vinyl was applied on top and trimmed to fit with a hobby knife. I can't remember where this specific vinyl came from, as I have a lot laying around in various colours and materials, from a few sources. There's a local vinyl shop that I've bought some from, and most of the rest came from a couple of friends that both produce decals. Any local vinyl warehouse should have lots to choose from.
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Old 09-12-2012, 10:14 AM   #269
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Looks good, wonder how you're wheels would look black?
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Looks good, wonder how you're wheels would look black?
I had a quick photoshop some pages back from a friend, showing the wheels in black. Overall not too bad, but perhaps a few shades too dark. I ran black wheels on my Grand Prix last year and at times I liked them, others I didn't.



I probably only have another month before these wheels have to come off for winter, so I'll have some time to think about how/if I want to change them up for 2013.

Speaking of wheels, if any local-to-me members have spare 16s laying around, I still have my original 215/55R16 tires which I wouldn't mind filling with something interesting.
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