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Old 10-03-2008, 07:38 PM   #131
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i found doing the ford emblems that the 1000grit leaves some hazing that i cant quite get rid of with the scratch-x... i think ill pick up some even higher grit for wetsanding the tails.
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Old 10-03-2008, 07:51 PM   #132
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yup. I went down to 2000 for the final coat before the polish
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Old 10-03-2008, 07:53 PM   #133
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Shouldn't be. The only difference between a zx3 & 5 is the 2 extra doors. A little longer maybe, but other that that everything should be identical.
the two are the same in length
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Old 10-03-2008, 08:47 PM   #134
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finished my front ford badge and it has a bit of an orange peel to it, how would i avoid this when doing the tails
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Old 10-05-2008, 02:47 PM   #135
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i recently did my tails and am pissed. my reverse light on left side shines red the one on the right shines white how do i fix this so i can get the right to match the left
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Old 10-05-2008, 05:30 PM   #136
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sounds to me like you have the wrong bulbs in, thats the only thing i can think of that would make that happen
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You connected the wrong wires to the wrong bulbs. Go back in there and swap the connection from the brake light and the reverse light. You wouldn't have put a red bulb in your reverse light did you?
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im nite shading the 3rd brake light on my saleen wing right now.
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doing my tails right now, coming out really nice =D. on the 4th coat of niteshade, wet sanding 1000grit between every coat.

edit- finished them with amazing results... ill have pics on friday when i get my car back from the auto body shop =D.

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Old 10-08-2008, 05:09 PM   #140
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mine came out good
i love em

im goin to sand em a little and add one more coat of clear
so i dont have that edge on the reverse light

ps. for the sedan owners
u can see a red line inbetween the light and the trunk
so i think im goin to paint the red insert black as well

and also at night lights look stock when lit
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