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Old 07-10-2012, 09:23 PM   #71
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Old 07-11-2012, 09:53 AM   #72
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it does look good. i kinda want to do mine, but i think i'll stick with the black and red theme. how hard is it to color match the side moldings?
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Old 07-11-2012, 06:48 PM   #73
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Mine came color matched, but I can't imagine that it would be any harder than doing the mirrors.
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Modding already this morning! Haha, not very exciting though. The SVT wheels I picked up where missing valve stem caps, so I bought a a chrome set off of ebay for $1. stuck them on my current wheels and took the old valve stem caps and put them on my SVY wheels. Not sure if I like the chrome yet, I might paint them black. I have a few little things planned for today, more to come.

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ZOMG! What a difference! After:

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Old 07-14-2012, 09:58 AM   #75
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I mounted up the SVT contour wheels today, and wow... I am disappointed that I relegated these to winter wheels. Sooo... That might change.



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Looks good. Are you keeping them silver?
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Yep. I am still trying to decide which wheels to put which tires on. My black stockers currently have my summer tires on them, the svt's have bald winter tires and my good winter tires aren't mounted. So which wheel with which tires? I'm thinking summer wheels on the svt's. Also a couple updates from today: stock wheels put back on, plastidip on the center caps removed and my recently recieved stickers applied.

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Both sets of rims are the same size, right? So it's pretty much whatever ones you like best for the summer tires.

IMO I'd do the summers on the Svt and winters on the stock wheels.
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Looks good, it's an obvious choice to run SVT's in the summer. I didn't think that you could interchange the tires like you are talking about, SVT's are 17" and your black stock wheels are 16"

Didn't realise they were off a Contour. Are SVT Contour wheels 16"?
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Yep, svt contour wheels are 16x7 and take the same 205/50/R16 tires that I use on my stock wheels.
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