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Old 06-07-2011, 10:04 PM   #120
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Old 06-11-2011, 09:32 AM   #121
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Been chatting with Brian (6LITEREATER) about doing the white gauge faces like with the BLACK concept camaro. These are the ones he did for the Dale Earnhardt camaro. I'm really liking these over the gray OEM ones. This might end up being my next mod, who knows. Only downside is that these things have a 3-5 week turn around time.








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Old 06-14-2011, 06:09 PM   #122
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ACE Custom Steering just posted a pic of my new visors. So I figured I would add it to my build thread.

*I also saw that I broke 5,000 views, so ..... . To my readers (man that sounds weird), don't be shy. I like comments/questions/insults, well maybe not insults but the other two I'm OK with.*

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Old 06-15-2011, 12:01 AM   #123
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Also, I want to touch on safety and the use of proper protective equipment when handling power tools. When I was installing the OEM halo ring over my LED halos I had to cut the bottom portion of the OEM halo so that it would fit in front of the LED halo. I attempted to cut the plastic halo ring with a sawzaw. BAD IDEA.



I ended up cutting my thumb pretty bad from the splintering/melting plastic. Took a safer route and used bolt cutters. Much better idea, worked like a charm and no further injuries.
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Old 06-15-2011, 12:03 AM   #124
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Do you have any pics of your interior as a whole? Really looks like some nice work you've done.

I still want those side markers. Looking for a group buy with the guys in J-Ville.
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Old 06-15-2011, 12:06 AM   #125
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alright I get it, your thumbs bloodier than my thumb. Let's just see who's winning after my next mod.
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Old 06-15-2011, 12:08 AM   #126
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Do you have any pics of your interior as a whole? Really looks like some nice work you've done.

I still want those side markers. Looking for a group buy with the guys in J-Ville.
Hmm let me check to see if I have any up to date pics on the laptop. Otherwise it'll have to wait until the end of the month when I'm back home. But I'll be sure to post some not to worry.
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Old 06-15-2011, 12:12 AM   #127
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alright I get it, your thumbs bloodier than my thumb. Let's just see who's winning after my next mod.
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Hmm let me check to see if I have any up to date pics on the laptop. Otherwise it'll have to wait until the end of the month when I'm back home. But I'll be sure to post some not to worry.
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Old 06-15-2011, 12:16 AM   #128
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Old 06-15-2011, 12:27 AM   #129
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Old 06-15-2011, 06:35 PM   #130
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Now you guys can't really tell, but I'm doing my happy dance Because my car is on the internets. That's right. Someone else (not me) posted a picture of MY car on the internets. Kaylee is officially famous. Next thing you know we won't even be able to go out for a drive without cell phones coming out and people trying to touch her and what not. But, in case you want to look at another car here is the LINK

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Old 06-18-2011, 10:40 PM   #131
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My ACE Custom Steering Stuff I got a ride home from the girlfriend so that I could spend Father's Day with my dad. Little did I know I had a surprise package waiting for me Here are some pictures of the stuff.









I didn't get a chance to install the visor covers and I probably won't be able to install them in the 24 hours that I am home. So they will have to wait until I get to return home at the end of the month. Never the less, they will get installed and they will be awesome.
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Old 06-18-2011, 10:46 PM   #132
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Very nice. Is all that stiching blue? Or light reflected? Looks sharp.
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Old 06-19-2011, 04:55 PM   #134
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Very nice. Is all that stiching blue? Or light reflected? Looks sharp.
All the stitching is blue. Sometime during the winter (don't remember exactly when) I spent about 3 hours doing all the stitching blue. I do need to go over a couple spots because they aren't as dark as I'd like, but no rush for that.
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Bassani Headers and Exhaust

So I've been looking into LT headers for quite some time. More window shopping than anything else really. I've mostly only been window shopping because that little voice in my head is going "do you really NEED" LT headers?" but then the other voice is sitting there going "But I really WANT LT headers":seesaw: <- see it's awful. But regardless, I'm in a position to get the full Bassani system for a very good price. I've also got a possibly buyer for my current exhaust (JBA 3" + HF cats) which would help with the hit I'd take from the Bassani set up.

I'm a pretty logical person, I do EMS and firefighting so I've got the whole triage thing down. That's kind of what I'm doing in my head about this. Want vs. Need. I guess really I'm just being indecisive because I know that I really do WANT the bassani system. *Note: I was told that the 100 hp unicorn jizz is not included in my total price*

I guess I can't really explain what's holding me back from this purchase.....in all honesty I'm just weighing the financial part of all this in my head. *yay for being fiscally responsible and thinking long term* but at the same time, what's the fun in being responsible all the time? If I was responsible all the time and thought things through I would be driving a civic or something that gets 30+ highway.

But I don't care. Honestly I don't, I love Kaylee more than anything. If I were legally allowed (and not be judged by family members) I would marry her in a heartbeat, wouldn't even have to think about it.

But yea, sorry for the long post, kind of just started ranting for a bit. I mean it was a good rant, but still I kind of got off topic like 3 paragraphs ago. So, bassani 1 7/8" headers, 2.5" high flow cats, and 2.5" exhaust. Opinions, I would like some. Seriously though, I feel like I'm the only one in this thread sometimes.
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Old 06-19-2011, 10:02 PM   #136
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"you really need LT headers"... and a tune...

1 7/8" headers.
I had cats... deleted 'em in favor of cutouts... if I hadn't done cutouts, I would have kept the cats.

I think a 2.5" exhaust is plenty unless you are planning to go above about 800 rwhp.

I honestly think LT headers are a MUST with these V8s (unless you're going with a twin turbo set up later). They are probably the biggest bang for the buck hp gain you'll get.

You could wait on the exhaust if you want to be "thrifty." The headers do add a lot of sound on their own. Exhaust pretty much is only a sound thing. However, I HATED the looks of those awful stock garbage cans, so I got rid of them and said hello to Mr. Borla.
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