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Old 08-02-2014, 01:19 AM   #1
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I have created this thread for my fairly new ZX3 (Carla)that I have purchased about a month ago. I have already done a few things that I will list at the bottom but I have big plans for this little machine.

UPDATE 12/08/2014:
I have once again caught the mod bug. I have already ordered a short shifter and a front tower sway bar. By the end of January, I will be getting new slotted and drilled rotors along with a set of Eibach Sportline Lowering Springs. I originally wanted the Pro Springs for less of a drop but I figured why the not go with a little more of a drop? Anyways. Wish me luck and I will keep this thread updated. I'm also hoping to do all of these myself, although I'm not too sure about the springs since I don't have much experience there. All tips are appreciated!

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Current Mods:

Exterior:
Tinted Taillights
Tinted Side Markers
Tinted Parking Lights
Rear Tow Hook
Matte black Plastidipped rims
Crossbars
Front Lip/Chin Spoiler
Black Fuel Door
Euro Plate!
Shorty Antenna

Interior:
Storm Trooper Helmet Shifter
Yellow Gauge Trim
Yellow Stereo Trim
Yellow Door Panel Trim

Performance:
Lunchbox Resonator Delete
8mm Wires

Suspension and Misc.:
Yellow Rear Break Drums
Yellow Engine Plastics




Anyways, here are some pics of it as it is now.







Plastidipped the wheels black since I currently have no extra cash for rims







Feel free to let me know of anything I should do the car. I will consider everything, as long as they are CARB legal.


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Old 08-02-2014, 02:12 AM   #2
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Once repairs are out of the way, the largest single performance improvement I didn't see mentioned is suspension.

I went 'mild" with SVT suspension & wheels, made a huge difference in driving feel & performance.

Pick your choice as you look into it based on regular use & preferences.
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Old 08-02-2014, 02:16 AM   #3
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I went 'mild" with SVT suspension & wheels, made a huge difference in driving feel & performance.
A stiffer and perhaps lower suspension is in order but I wanna be able to keep the ride quality so that I'm actually comfortable driving it over and bumps or rough terrain.
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Old 08-03-2014, 06:24 PM   #4
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Plastidipped the fuel door black

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May I ask what that is hanging from your rear bumper?
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May I ask what that is hanging from your rear bumper?
Haha yeah it's a little keychain doll from the first concert I went to. I never had anywhere to keep it so I thought "why not?" and the orange thing is, as I'm sure you know, a tow hook.
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I like the euro plate! What kind of lip do you have on your front bumper?

I like the "gold" tow hook
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