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Old 04-28-2014, 07:52 PM   #71
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So I learned that the 2010+ mk2 has an inside trunk release and that only the 08 (and I don't know about the 09) do not.
My 2009 has a trunk release button underneath the steering column panel on the left side
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Old 04-28-2014, 07:52 PM   #72
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Wonder if I could order one and install it
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Old 04-28-2014, 07:54 PM   #73
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Yeah it's the later 2009's that started having them. I don't :(
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Old 04-28-2014, 08:11 PM   #74
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Wonder if I could order one and install it
I think it's electric, so it should be easy enough. Button, trim, actuator, but may have to run a lil wiring cuz not sure if there would be a harness as already for it.
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Old 06-15-2014, 10:19 AM   #75
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Seems like it time for some mods^^^^^^^. I changed out my suspension with in 1500 miles or so.
Yep I have the FRPP SVT strut/spring kit here ready to be installed. I just need to order the spacer kit and maybe get the adjustable rear arms.
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Old 06-15-2014, 12:18 PM   #76
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Early 09s had it. Mine had trunk release but no rear dome.
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Old 06-28-2014, 07:40 PM   #77
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My first thought when I sat down to test drive was ", the speedometer area is ugly" but I've either grown to not care or just put up with it.

The center console and radio are very poorly planned, IMO. And it's not even for the sake of aesthetics--it's not that they look bad, but they certainly weren't some marvel of interior design.
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Old 06-29-2014, 07:52 AM   #78
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Yep I have the FRPP SVT strut/spring kit here ready to be installed. I just need to order the spacer kit and maybe get the adjustable rear arms.
I'd add CFM's rear toe-links also.
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