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Old 05-06-2013, 01:09 PM   #43
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So of course I'm always trying to get creative so here is my next painting project.

Throttle body before:

Throttle body after:

K&N intake tube before:

K&N intake after power sanding the chrome off

K&N intake tube primed:

K&N intake tube painted:
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Old 05-06-2013, 05:17 PM   #44
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some engine bay pictures

general install


driving setup


show setup
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Old 06-08-2013, 12:41 AM   #45
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So here's a before picture:

And after:
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Old 06-08-2013, 05:53 PM   #46
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Here are some better pictures:

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Old 08-24-2013, 10:44 AM   #47
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new side markers.

Masking off:


Basecoat:


Clearcoat:


After some curing time but not yet completed:


Here are the sidemarkers after taking a day to cure:


Installed my sidemarkers:




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Old 08-24-2013, 11:52 AM   #48
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Looks great, love the engine work
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Old 08-24-2013, 02:00 PM   #49
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thanks. Got plenty more work to do!!!
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Old 09-01-2013, 03:47 PM   #50
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can't get a good night time straight on shot of the side markers because it just creates a large blur so here's the best I can do:

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Old 09-01-2013, 03:52 PM   #51
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Rear bowtie painted to body match.

Before:


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Old 09-01-2013, 04:43 PM   #52
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Old 09-15-2013, 04:16 PM   #53
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So I did some more painting this weekend. It wasn't all a complete success so I'm going to have to try something new.

But here is the interior pieces before:



And here they are after the paint:





You'll notice some cloudiness in the door and thats where my mistakes came into play:
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Old 09-21-2013, 07:52 PM   #54
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So I got the passenger side done. You can see the white LED now!!! Looks a lot better!!!

This is during the day with the sun on it:


This is at night with the LEDs on and camera flash on:


This is at night with the LEDs on and camera flash off:
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Old 09-26-2013, 09:00 PM   #55
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So again the paint supplies came out:

Before:


Adhesion promoter:


Primed:


Painted:
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Old 09-29-2013, 05:41 PM   #56
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So I finally got most of this project completed. Just need some small touch ups and this paint project is done:

Before:





After:






Installed, and I even did a little extra around the shifter too:


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