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Old 12-04-2012, 03:45 PM   #591
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how many layers of plasti dip did you use?
can, roughly 6-8 layers. you must do light coats to make it think and durable.

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yea , i did like that , it worked amazingly. but removal was a real pita . i ended up using a gel type remover to eat it off lol
what kind?
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Filling your tires with nitrogen costs about $30
You get better performance from your tires and better fuel economy to boot :)

Some would argue the benefits, but if its good enough for F1 teams its good enough for me.
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Old 12-04-2012, 03:57 PM   #593
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[QUOTEwhat kind?[/QUOTE]


citri-strip. it smells like citrus and can be used indoors , so i just did 2 at a time in the utility sink !! slather it on and let it sit for about 20-30 and the coating will pretty much fall right off.


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Old 12-04-2012, 04:01 PM   #594
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Filling your tires with nitrogen costs about $30
You get better performance from your tires and better fuel economy to boot :)

Some would argue the benefits, but if its good enough for F1 teams its good enough for me.
maybe ill do this when i get my wheels switched out

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Excellent, thanks sam!

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maybe ill do this when i get my wheels switched out
And this
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[QUOTE=stealthzx3;4483531]Excellent, thanks sam!


no problem , also u might wanna use gloves when using the stripper , last time it ate up my hands pretty bad



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Filling your tires with nitrogen costs about $30
You get better performance from your tires and better fuel economy to boot :)

Some would argue the benefits, but if its good enough for F1 teams its good enough for me.
Well when you use logic like that! haha
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pre-cut window tinting $26

A seller on ebay (tint-pro) has pre-cut window tinting for Focus's for $26.97 with free shipping...love mine, it's 25% dark

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That tint actually looks really good. I am impressed!

Link to the seller?
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