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Old 05-10-2012, 08:27 AM   #31
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Yummy. It's even got a couple feathers for extra flavor. lol
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Old 05-10-2012, 08:51 AM   #32
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Yummy. It's even got a couple feathers for extra flavor. lol
Hahah, lol.
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Old 05-10-2012, 09:56 AM   #33
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What IS that thing? Do I want to know?
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I found 2 balls of insulation like stuff like that where you found yours. lol I also found one in the airbox when I first bought it. Dang mice.
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Old 05-10-2012, 11:38 AM   #35
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It's a mouse nest. It's what happens when your car sits outside.
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Old 05-10-2012, 08:50 PM   #36
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omg my car sat ourside for a year before i ran it again with a new rebuilt motor and boost and im glad i enver got a rats nest! that looks effing gross dude!
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Old 05-12-2012, 10:36 PM   #37
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Well I finally got around to doing some work on my car today. But first here are some before pictures of the interior.



The white shift knob and boot was just a quick fix and I never really liked it. Ohh, I almost forgot the very first mod i did to the car: I hated the look of the power plug cover, sooo, I covered it in carbon fiber vinyl.
I had also forgotten to mention that the entire rear of the car has been dampened with fat mat. The floor, sides and hatch.

So today I put in some led lighting for the hatch, I'm probably going to add some more higher up as this current set up is easily covered by cargo.

My subwoofer grille was a little dinged up so I repainted it. Before:
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I put in a new shift knob, soon to have a matching boot.
I mentioned earlier that I had a suprise coming, well it isn't very exciting. i am currently working on restoring a pair of Lambda Systems CAD4 speakers. I was making an order with parts express and needed $20 more for free shipping, and seeing as shipping was going to be like $13 (I had some heavy stuff) I added a pair of pyle 6x8 speakers to my order. These aren't high end by any means, but i thought I would test them out has they had some pretty good reviews, plus they really only cost me $7. (ohh and they are color matched ) Anyways that is what I did today. Nothing very exciting, but stuff that I wanted to do. My main project right now is restoring my Lambdas, but hopefully I will have some more time and money for the focus soon.
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Thank god you're going with a black boot. That white was too much. Liking your progress though.
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Nice to see you making some progress. I like what I see.(not the white shift boot)
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Haha, yeah like I said the white was just a quick fix for a ratty knob and boot. The orginal vinyl shift boot and ebrake boot were both trashed. When I get a chance I will be sewing new ones out of black suede
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