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Old 12-08-2009, 01:28 AM   #11
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All have the reason, in fact... i am not sure to cut the bumper...

I have too a ZX3 front bumper but it is too short and maybe need a lip because the bottom supports in the intercooler


And Roushturboedzx3, your car looks pretty good i like your F2 bumper...

Thanks at all for your suggestions
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Old 12-08-2009, 01:31 AM   #12
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looks good. im going to be just cutting a huge hole in my front bumper for mine, lol. but i would be a lot more picky if it was an svt front bumper and not just a regular zx3 lol
how you will do a cut in your bumper?
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Old 12-08-2009, 01:37 AM   #13
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thats big as [:)][:)][:)][:)][:)] , i dont know about cutting it , maybe cut a bigger opening then
add mesh so stuff dont hit the intercooler, or aftermarket
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Old 12-08-2009, 08:07 AM   #14
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Option 1 no doubt!
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Old 12-08-2009, 12:13 PM   #15
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i was just going to cut it out where the intercooler is. i might do mine like yours in the first pic. i think that one looks the best. im just not concerned to much with looks till i get a diff bumper.
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Old 12-08-2009, 12:52 PM   #16
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I'd go with an F2 bumper. I don't think cutting the SVT bumper will look good. Then you're gonna be stuck with it cus noone will wanna buy it. I'd sell it and buy the F2 with the cash.
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Old 12-08-2009, 06:00 PM   #17
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^^^ A good alternative.
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It is a good alternative but i think you should go ahead and do it so we all can see how it will turn out. If you do it right and paint to match the places that you cut i think it could turn out pretty damn good.
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first things first... why do you need an intercooler that big.. im putting down over 400whp and mine isnt half that size... u know that if you get too big of and intercooler you actually end up hurting your overall power right? ok now that i got that off of my chest.. i like option 1.. i think if you did that well it would look sweet.. then paint the intercooler just a tinge black to kinda hide it just a bit..
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first things first... why do you need an intercooler that big.. im putting down over 400whp and mine isnt half that size... u know that if you get too big of and intercooler you actually end up hurting your overall power right? ok now that i got that off of my chest.. i like option 1.. i think if you did that well it would look sweet.. then paint the intercooler just a tinge black to kinda hide it just a bit..
I think that is more easy to cool a larger intercooler than a taller by the bumper shape(without mod)
Looking for intercooler options, the larger is taller too...thats the reason
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