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Old 05-12-2013, 07:17 PM   #851
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Picked her up from the body shop Friday but it was pouring rain. Finally got around to getting some pics.

New pretty front bumper!

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Old 05-12-2013, 09:46 PM   #852
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Painted my interior flat black.
It's pretty gutted and the shine plays hell with the rear view mirror.
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Old 05-12-2013, 09:49 PM   #853
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Painted my interior flat black.
It's pretty gutted and the shine plays hell with the rear view mirror.
No pictures?
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Old 05-12-2013, 10:01 PM   #854
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Nope.
I don't think anyone really want's to see them anyways; always out of focus or bad lighting.


Forgot, also working on trimming the body wiring down, rerouting some things (tuck if you wish). Deleted the wiring for the plate lights, rear wiper motor and rear defrost so far and rerouted the wiring for the hatch release. Goal here is to get everything down to 1 connector in the rear.
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Old 05-14-2013, 12:50 PM   #855
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yesterday (since i'm not driving today):
- got it back from the mechanic (mass air sensor & pcv valve replacements)
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- vacuumed the inside
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Old 05-14-2013, 01:02 PM   #856
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today me and a buddy are tracking down the roots of my CEL. taking it to oreillys for a read then gonna investigate. expect a new thread later this evening
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Old 05-14-2013, 02:49 PM   #857
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Creeping up on a year of ownership almost 10k miles (1600 put on in the last week) and got around to cleaning the engine and detailing the interior but since it only saw a dusting of snow a couple of times it stayed pretty clean.


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Old 05-14-2013, 04:29 PM   #858
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yesterday (since i'm not driving today):
- got it back from the mechanic (mass air sensor & pcv valve replacements)
- fuel injection cleaner
- wash
- vacuumed the inside
I hope they didn't screw you on the bill for that, those are both very easy fixes.
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Old 05-14-2013, 04:40 PM   #859
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today me and a buddy are tracking down the roots of my CEL. taking it to oreillys for a read then gonna investigate. expect a new thread later this evening
you don't have an xcal?
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Old 05-14-2013, 05:00 PM   #860
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Swapped in black 10' headlight housings, in-retrofitted HID's in fogs and headlights, cleaned and polished said lights and am now painting the grille gloss black with matte emblem to get ready for some TFB overlays.

Anyone know what would happen if I painted gloss clear over plasti-dip? Wondering how permanent I want this grille painting to be.

Next project: make side marker blink.
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