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Old 03-22-2012, 11:39 AM   #421
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Haha. Just watch out if it's frozen. I almost put a deer leg through my subwoofer trying to slide it into the hole. lol
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I just read this
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Haha. Just watch out if it's frozen. I almost put a deer leg through my subwoofer trying to slide it into the hole. lol
Haha, I usually just grab my dad's truck to avoid such shenanigans.
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Old 03-23-2012, 04:11 AM   #423
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That's what she said!!


I not going to say anything or I might dig myself deeper. lol

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could you post a pic head on?
cause I kinda want to do this!!
Here's the best I got right now. It's a little smudgy but ,when I get the camera out again, I try to get one farther away.



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you could always chop the lights out of that grill, and mount them behind the euro grill so they are "hidden" but still as bright as stock

i know you aren't afraid of custom fabbing some things so... just a thought. seen it before.
That is an idea. We will see someday if I want to try this but I like the way it looks for now.
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Old 03-23-2012, 06:12 AM   #424
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looks good but kinda sad to see a stock svt grille chopped up, im sure you could have gotten somebody to trade you grilles
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Old 03-23-2012, 07:57 AM   #425
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looks good but kinda sad to see a stock svt grille chopped up, im sure you could have gotten somebody to trade you grilles
I know. I feel the pain too but I never intended to take it this far when I started. I was only planning to take the badge off and keep the turn signals as they were but some other things didn't work out as planned so I kept chopping until I got what you see here.
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I know. I feel the pain too but I never intended to take it this far when I started. I was only planning to take the badge off and keep the turn signals as they were but some other things didn't work out as planned so I kept chopping until I got what you see here.
i went through the same painful process before i got my euro one.

i even used the DS light as a duct connected to my intake. that didn't last long, as i re-routed it to the lower grill (a la homemade Pipercross style)
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Old 03-23-2012, 08:36 AM   #427
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i went through the same painful process before i got my euro one.

i even used the DS light as a duct connected to my intake. that didn't last long, as i re-routed it to the lower grill (a la homemade Pipercross style)
That light duct is actually an interesting idea. I won't be doing it but if it seems like it could work well and look good.
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I took a bunch of pictures on the way home from work this morning. Some turned out better than other but here they are.

For Bluebullet. The drivers side has the orange bulb while the passenger still has the clear.



These were taken on the "flats" where the Black River floods every spring. In a typical summer, all this will be dry fields.





From high above looking over the Adirondack Mountains in the distance.



And I just thought these were kind of cool


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nice of u to show us a lil bit of your home. looks roomy.

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It's a little drafty with the broken glass, but what can I do when I put so much time into the car. I just have to sacrifice a little in other areas.
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