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Old 06-29-2013, 11:49 PM   #171
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Such a sexy ride.... Great job man!


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Old 06-29-2013, 11:52 PM   #172
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You do great work! Looks professional. Really like your gear shift, very sharp!
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Old 06-29-2013, 11:58 PM   #173
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You do great work! Looks professional. Really like your gear shift, very sharp!
I appreciate it Normagene! I definitely try to make sure all my installs are nice and clean. I really like the shifter too. It's a pistol grip and has a line lock switch built in. I bought it from forum vendor CFD.
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Old 06-30-2013, 09:28 AM   #174
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Where did you get your shifter from? Is that from CFD here on the site? Been thinking of getting one


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Old 06-30-2013, 10:37 AM   #175
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Where did you get your shifter from? Is that from CFD here on the site? Been thinking of getting one


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Yes, it's from CFD. I had him change up his typical design to incorporate a momentary switch for my line lock instead of the tap shift. He was great to work with and the turnaround was very quick. His customer service is top notch too. You won't be disappointed.
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Old 06-30-2013, 10:42 AM   #176
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Thanks! I ordered the strut tower covers from him earlier this yr and I agree his work is top notch

How long did it take to install?



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Old 06-30-2013, 03:09 PM   #177
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Thanks! I ordered the strut tower covers from him earlier this yr and I agree his work is top notch

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Well, it should have been about a 30 minute install with the wiring, but due to an issue with the factory tolerances in my car, I couldn't get the screw to line up. George spent 3 hours on the phone with me at night to help me figure out what to do. I ended up needing to grind down about a 1/16" of plastic where the shifter sits on the shaft. This was not an issue caused by George, as he test fits every shifter on a bench setup prior to shipping (I saw the pics of mine). Once I did that, everything worked perfectly.

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Old 07-01-2013, 12:49 AM   #178
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Spent my evening building custom engine bay strip lighting and harness to tie into my NightOwl Controller. It's got two light strips built in. The front strip is about 4-1/2 feet long and will run across the front of the engine. The second strip is about 3 feet long and will mount against the firewall. All the connections are soldered and have been wrapped in heat-shrink. All exposed wiring has also been wrapped in wire loom. It worked fine using a 9v battery, so my fingers are crossed that it will all work tomorrow when I install it! Here's a pic:



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Old 07-05-2013, 03:13 PM   #179
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That is one sweet wicked ride. I enjoy following this thread and hear about what is next on the list. I like seeing what can be done to the Z.
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Old 07-05-2013, 05:25 PM   #180
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That is one sweet wicked ride. I enjoy following this thread and hear about what is next on the list. I like seeing what can be done to the Z.
Me too, and he really knows his stuff!
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Old 07-06-2013, 12:07 AM   #181
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Me too, and he really knows his stuff!
Thank you both very much! I definitely appreciate the compliments! I have a few more things in mind that I am working on. Please stay tuned, I hope to have a few more updates in the coming week or two!
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Old 07-15-2013, 11:35 PM   #182
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You've sold me on the NightOwl system!
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Old 07-16-2013, 08:06 AM   #183
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That's awesome! You are going to love it!
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Old 07-18-2013, 01:12 PM   #184
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Wow great build thread! I can't wait to see this run at the new Midnight Madness!

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Old 07-18-2013, 02:59 PM   #185
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A few more mods are coming this weekend! I'll be installing underglow LED strip lighting, and red halos in my DRLs! If time allows I may also swap my red footwell lighting to RGB. Finally, I've also got Pedders drop springs coming and will hopefully get them installed before C5Fest!
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Old 07-19-2013, 12:51 PM   #186
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Nice ride! I am loving all your lights! great mods!
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Old 07-20-2013, 11:58 PM   #187
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Sneak peak pic of my latest mod:



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