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Old 05-12-2012, 06:01 PM   #31
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I can't deny that that way of doing it looks good too, but painted blue looks a lot different (if done well) than flat black plastic. It's all just my opinion, but I've never liked anything that looks like plastic on my car, I'd rather have everything a gloss color of some sort.
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Old 05-12-2012, 06:03 PM   #32
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I can't deny that that way of doing it looks good too, but painted blue looks a lot different (if done well) than flat black plastic. It's all just my opinion, but I've never liked anything that looks like plastic on my car, I'd rather have everything a gloss color of some sort.
Ahh, I see you're right about painting it - just either needs to be painted the body-color, or black - def not some random color lol
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Yea it's not even bolted to the corner yet I wanted to let it sit over night before I messed with it so I would have time to dry. I'll run a screw through it tomorrow and that'll pull it in better on that side. I'll prolly leave it black plastic and do the plastic skirts. I'm getting a wrecked SVT rear from a friend that I'm going to hack up and make a SVT rear later.
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Yea it's not even bolted to the corner yet I wanted to let it sit over night before I messed with it so I would have time to dry. I'll run a screw through it tomorrow and that'll pull it in better on that side. I'll prolly leave it black plastic and do the plastic skirts. I'm getting a wrecked SVT rear from a friend that I'm going to hack up and make a SVT rear later.
That will be sweet, I remember someone doing an SAP rear on a first gen(sorry but 05-07 are 1.5 gens) So an SVT rear on your sedan will look real good
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Yea I've been wanting to do it for a while now, I actually made a thread for it ages ago but never fallowed through it's been done on wagons before I want to see it on a sedan.
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Old 05-13-2012, 08:29 PM   #37
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how do you like the filter on the stock intake? does it change the performance at all? and also did you need a coupler to connect it?
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It seemed to help make it more peppy and you can hear the car inhale now. No I just got the filter the same size of the MAF and attached it.
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I also did this.

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Old 05-13-2012, 08:50 PM   #40
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did you make a thing to make thing to force more air into your intake? if so what all did you do to make it? cause ive been thinking of doing something like that
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