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Old 04-19-2009, 03:46 PM   #21
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UPDATED with pics of EBC rotors and Hawk Pads with Ford Blue painted calipers, check bottom of first post for pics
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Old 04-19-2012, 11:50 PM   #22
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Nice ride. My cousin is a pilot, he used to fly in (to Louisville) from St Louis just to pick us up and take us to their house for swimming. Then he would fly us back that niht. He was trying to get those hours, you know how it goes.

I like the Ford blue on the brakes. Is that heat paint or just regular paint? Do you have a shot from further back, not so close to the wheel? I'm pondering blue myself, on my black car, you just don't see a lot of blue.

Car is the bomb man, hope my sedan turns out that nice.
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Old 04-20-2012, 12:15 AM   #23
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Holy 3 year wake from the dead!!!!
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Old 04-20-2012, 07:04 AM   #24
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Holy crap!!! I wonder why people do this, and I end up doing the same! My bad. I was searching skypilot's threads, forgot where I was!
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The car looks primo man! Where did you get the ford blue caliper paint btw?
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Old 04-20-2012, 11:31 AM   #26
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looking good dude!!
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Old 12-29-2012, 10:30 AM   #27
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Wow i had no idea someone bumped my thread months ago. Thanks for the compliments, The car has been replaced on a temporary basis as I bought a 12 back in july. She's working winter duty now but still looks great when detailed.

As for the paint, its Ford blue engine block paint, nothing special, just made sure I cleaned the calipers real good before painting. Ive driven maybe 80,000 miles since then, the paint is still sticking and no chips in it.
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Old 12-29-2012, 10:41 AM   #28
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Flying to pick up wheels is awesome!!!!

Do you still have your sub in it, that is badass as well - looks OEM. Could We see daylight pics of it?

Congrats on the 2012 purchase, but I am still a bigger fan of the MK1's! Need moar pics!!!!!
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Old 12-29-2012, 12:34 PM   #29
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Man this thread was revived 3 years to the day back in April. Nice progress.
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The car itself hasn't changed much since this thread. here are some more pics






The day I bought the 12



Winter duty last year, this is from one day of driving




I added heated seats to her a few weeks ago, so nice to have in the winter!

Im up for January ROTM so please vote!

@pyroinsa, i dont have any more pics of the kick panels ill get those up soon!
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