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Old 06-13-2014, 11:43 PM   #1401
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My new grill came in, I may get a chance to put it on this weekend. I'm currently trying to do something.... different... to it. lol I'll post a pic if/when I finish it.

I ordered black st170's. I found a guy in Latvia selling them new a lot cheaper than everyone else. I'm not sure if they're knockoffs or something, but even if they were, they'd be way better than the st170's I have now... lol

My car will be in the shop on Monday to start the repairs from the accident. I'll be getting a rental all week, I'm kinda nervous about it. haha It'll be weird driving a new car, I'll feel like I'm cheating on my car or something.

I may go to a wheel shop this weekend and try to have my wheels repaired. I'm still debating on getting another set of wheels instead though. I found center caps, but they're pricey.
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Old 06-14-2014, 07:07 AM   #1402
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Good to here the cars in for repairs.

BTW If you sell those wheels, let me know.
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Old 06-14-2014, 09:13 PM   #1403
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Good to here the cars in for repairs.

BTW If you sell those wheels, let me know.
Alrighty, Ill let you know. At this point I'm hoping to keep them, I enjoy rare wheels. lol But Ill let you know for sure if I decide to sell them.
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Old 06-17-2014, 12:40 PM   #1404
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I put the new grill on on Saturday. I dropped the car off yesterday. I get a rental, a 2014 Chevy Malibu. I forgot what a normal car drives like! I love it, but at the same time I miss my car. I get updates from the body shop, so I figured I would share them with you all.

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Old 06-18-2014, 02:13 PM   #1405
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I know what you mean when you say how weird it is to drive a rental. Im on vacation in Hawaii at the moment and I rented a 2014 convertable Camaro. It is soooo dope but feels so weird compareed to my SVT. I miss my FoFo.... Glad you are gettin that damaged fixed up. I have enjoyed reading through your build thread, keep it up.

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Old 06-18-2014, 10:40 PM   #1406
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I know what you mean when you say how weird it is to drive a rental. Im on vacation in Hawaii at the moment and I rented a 2014 convertable Camaro. It is soooo dope but feels so weird compareed to my SVT. I miss my FoFo.... Glad you are gettin that damaged fixed up. I have enjoyed reading through your build thread, keep it up.

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Dang man how long have you been on vacation? haha I'm just messing with you, I'm jealous. I want to go to Hawaii some day! A Camaro would be way funner than a Malibu. haha but the Malibu is still way quicker than my car. Thanks for the compliments! My car has come a long way the last few years. I'm glad too, I miss it for different reasons. It's so weird being in a car that's so quiet, rides great, and has technology out the wazoo. Speaking of my car, there was another photo posted today. Here it is:

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Here was some quick shots I took with my phone the other day at my parents house:




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