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Old 10-12-2008, 05:46 PM   #41
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And here's two more.....a set of winter floor mats from Ace Hardware $16 ea. They're rubber backed, carpeted on top. The bottom has little bumps so it won't slip around. This is a heavy-duty carpet/mat with a perfect color match for my car.

And I painted the vent bezels to match the seat covers, and steering wheel cover.

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Old 10-12-2008, 06:10 PM   #42
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I did a bunch of cheap mods this summer......this picture shows three. A seat cover from Advanced Auto $19. A floor mat from Home depot $2 ea. And a custom sill plate from Home Depot made out of a rubber stair tread $2 per door.



Hey Blue, what did you use to attach the door sills?

BTW, it's "Advance" Auto Parts, no "d".
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Old 10-12-2008, 06:23 PM   #43
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A single strip of double-sided tape at the very top edge holds it tight.....you can flap up the thing to clean under it. No holes to drill....
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Old 10-12-2008, 06:36 PM   #44
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That's great! I will be doing this mod.
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Old 10-13-2008, 10:10 AM   #45
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Yea I'm gonna give it a try here soon as well.
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Old 10-13-2008, 10:37 AM   #46
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a cheap mod that you can do if you want to change the apperance a little bit you just want to customize you stock rims...got to any parts store grab a couple cans of Wheel Caoting Paint and Clear Coat about 20 bucks...spend the time taping and then you have custom stock rims...
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Old 10-13-2008, 10:41 AM   #47
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Man the silver center caps instead of the blue on those ST wheels give it an entirely different look.
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Old 10-13-2008, 10:50 AM   #48
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Those look pretty sweet. And for $20, can't beat it.
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I looked the the rubber step grips at the Home Depot here and either the person I asked was an airhead and didn't know what I was talking about or they don't have them. I couldn't find them after looking for about 15 minutes. That's when I asked the person.
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Hmm well thats not good. Maybe he will post up where in the store they were.
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