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Old 09-15-2012, 03:44 PM   #81
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I haven't paid over $30 for anything SVT on my car. The most expensive was the lower grille i chopped up @ $28. Hell except wheels at tires ($500) I haven"t paid over a $100 for any of the parts on my car. I've got connections lol.
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Old 09-18-2012, 08:16 AM   #82
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So happy at the direction this car is headed.
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Old 09-18-2012, 10:45 AM   #83
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So happy at the direction this car is headed.
Thanks josh, means a lot!

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Old 10-09-2012, 10:39 AM   #84
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Bump, a possible 98 euro front may be on its way.. just really don't want to cut out the front foam and crash bar.. :/
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Old 10-09-2012, 10:43 AM   #85
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Bump, a possible 98 euro front may be on its way.. just really don't want to cut out the front foam and crash bar.. :/
I just got done doing all of that with the rear. I had to completely remove everything. By time the rear crash bar would be shaved down, it would be less than an inch thick which really has no point. lol So I removed the whole bar, and replaced it with a piece of angle iron to keep the form of the bumper in case I bump into anything. I figured if I get rear ended one day, I would have to replace the hatch and bumper anyways. I was wanting a euro front, so i will definetly keep an eye out in this thread for progress and to see how hard it is. :) good luck!
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Old 10-09-2012, 11:13 AM   #86
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I just got done doing all of that with the rear. I had to completely remove everything. By time the rear crash bar would be shaved down, it would be less than an inch thick which really has no point. lol So I removed the whole bar, and replaced it with a piece of angle iron to keep the form of the bumper in case I bump into anything. I figured if I get rear ended one day, I would have to replace the hatch and bumper anyways. I was wanting a euro front, so i will definetly keep an eye out in this thread for progress and to see how hard it is. :) good luck!
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Old 10-09-2012, 11:34 AM   #87
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i'm sure it will look quite spiffy!
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Old 11-07-2012, 06:23 PM   #88
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Old 11-22-2012, 03:35 PM   #89
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bump..more suspension goodies are coming soon!
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Been a few months, quite a few updates.

Car had been repainted show quality. I stayed with oxford white! I also have doms rear control arms, massive toe arms, and added an RS collections replica and put tons of work into it to make it perfect for paint. I also shaved the side markers.







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