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Old 04-28-2013, 06:59 PM   #1
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My Zx3 to SVT(lookalike)

Hey guys,

I havent posted pictures in a long time. I thought yall should know what has been going on with my car.

its an 04 Zx3 modified to look like a SVT

you wonder why I decided to do this? Well, I got the front and rear bumper for 100$ but they needed work.

First: The way the bumpers came to me:



Second:

The way the car looked like for 2yrs, while I made it my own.




Third:
Powder Coated the 5spokes



Fourth:
Couple of boo-boos, not my fault


Left the bumper alone for a while (plus the SVT front was being painted)
Snow


Slow conversion to SVT:


Yellow fogs


While wating on everything to come together....this happened




Final Product
On 15"s


After SVT 6spokes got repowder coated a highly reflective silver (metal flake)






FINALLY AFTER WASH!!!!




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Old 04-28-2013, 07:04 PM   #2
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BTW: My wife said she was proud of the way my car looked..made me happy
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Old 04-28-2013, 07:20 PM   #3
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I love the 6 spokes. Great progress!
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Old 04-28-2013, 07:42 PM   #4
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I love the 6 spokes. Great progress!
This!
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Old 04-28-2013, 07:42 PM   #5
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very nice fletch
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So awesome. I really like those 6 spokes over the 5's.
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So awesome. I really like those 6 spokes over the 5's.
Me too

And thanks guys
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Old 04-28-2013, 09:35 PM   #8
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my girl hates my car lol. her head allways gets stuck in the headrest
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Old 04-29-2013, 12:24 AM   #9
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i see that youre only 4 steps away from fooling everyone on being an SVT! side skirts, wing, door handles, and mirrors!
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Those 6 spokes definitely look a lot better.
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