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Old 11-13-2013, 04:39 PM   #176
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So I did something dumb. I parked too close to a curb and forgot.
Now I have extensive damage to my wheel and need help!
Ok, maybe I'm being dramatic, but a little damage is too much damage! Especially to a beauty like the HWE.
Any suggestions on a fix or making it not look as bad??
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I got a similar scrape and fixed it with Victory Red touch up paint from the dealer. Cant even tell its there now...
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Old 11-13-2013, 07:06 PM   #177
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I got a similar scrape and fixed it with Victory Red touch up paint from the dealer. Cant even tell its there now...
I will have to try that out!

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Old 11-14-2013, 11:36 AM   #178
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I got a similar scrape and fixed it with Victory Red touch up paint from the dealer. Cant even tell its there now...
Nice, thanks for the tip!
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Old 11-14-2013, 04:17 PM   #179
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I will post some later. In Chile at the moment

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Old 11-24-2013, 08:21 PM   #180
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Old 12-06-2013, 10:06 PM   #181
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Old 12-08-2013, 10:52 AM   #182
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Time to take the convertible top down and go for a cruise!
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Old 12-08-2013, 12:42 PM   #183
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You stink!
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Old 12-08-2013, 01:34 PM   #184
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Time to take the convertible top down and go for a cruise!
oh i miss my hometown Ocala
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Old 12-12-2013, 10:16 AM   #185
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If it makes you feel better, I will be in Michigan Christmas day for a few days...lol
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Old 12-12-2013, 11:41 AM   #186
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If it makes you feel better, I will be in Michigan Christmas day for a few days...lol
Bring your Heavy Coat! It's friggin' cold here. It was about 4*F this morning, not including wind chill............
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Old 12-13-2013, 08:36 AM   #187
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If it makes you feel better, I will be in Michigan Christmas day for a few days...lol
Hope you're leaving the Camaro in Florida!
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Old 12-13-2013, 08:47 AM   #188
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Old 12-13-2013, 03:54 PM   #189
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Yes...LOL Both of them
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Old 12-19-2013, 11:18 PM   #190
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Black stripes

Anybody have a certain way that they clean or "freshen up" the black matte stripes on their HW?
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Old 12-20-2013, 06:17 AM   #191
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Anybody have a certain way that they clean or "freshen up" the black matte stripes on their HW?
All I used was soap and water and they always came out clean. But the best way from what I have been reading on keeping the stripes looking good is with this way from Adam's:

http://www.adamsforums.com/topic/134...vinyl-stripes/

I'm definitely going to be doing this with mine next spring/summer!
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Old 12-20-2013, 06:21 AM   #192
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On a different topic...back in August I had the LT headers, hi-flow cats, and a tune done to the car. When they did the baseline dyno for the car I already had a CAI and the ported TB on the car, so as you will see below on the graph my baseline numbers are higher then an OEM car. But after the headers, cats, and tune I ended up with 418hp, 408lb/ft. Also you can see on the final dyno run (the red line) that around 3100rpm there is a jump, that is from the flaps opening on the NPP exhaust.



The car drives completely different after the tune. Much better throttle response! And honestly I thought the speedo was not working properly at first because it would get up to 60km/h REALLY fast! LOL Turns out it was just me!
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Old 12-20-2013, 07:05 PM   #193
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All I used was soap and water and they always came out clean. But the best way from what I have been reading on keeping the stripes looking good is with this way from Adam's:

http://www.adamsforums.com/topic/134...vinyl-stripes/

I'm definitely going to be doing this with mine next spring/summer!
That is definitely the way to go! Thanks for the video!
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Old 12-20-2013, 07:06 PM   #194
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On a different topic...back in August I had the LT headers, hi-flow cats, and a tune done to the car. When they did the baseline dyno for the car I already had a CAI and the ported TB on the car, so as you will see below on the graph my baseline numbers are higher then an OEM car. But after the headers, cats, and tune I ended up with 418hp, 408lb/ft. Also you can see on the final dyno run (the red line) that around 3100rpm there is a jump, that is from the flaps opening on the NPP exhaust.



The car drives completely different after the tune. Much better throttle response! And honestly I thought the speedo was not working properly at first because it would get up to 60km/h REALLY fast! LOL Turns out it was just me!
Nice work!
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Old 12-20-2013, 09:06 PM   #195
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Strut tower cleanup

New strut tower caps for our hot wheels car, very talented guy in our club milled these which press fit over the rubber.
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Old 12-20-2013, 09:08 PM   #196
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New strut tower caps for our hot wheels car, very talented guy in our club milled these which press fit over the rubber.
This is our engine compartment to go with the strut caps...think too much hot wheels logo?
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Old 12-20-2013, 11:03 PM   #197
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New strut tower caps for our hot wheels car, very talented guy in our club milled these which press fit over the rubber.
Those are sweet! Got prices or ordering info?
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Old 12-21-2013, 11:30 AM   #198
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Those are sweet! Got prices or ordering info?
Stay tuned the guy who made these is not sure he will make more, rightly concerned about infringement.
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Old 12-21-2013, 01:03 PM   #199
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AWESOME looking caps for sure, can't wait to post some more of his work.
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Old 12-21-2013, 06:18 PM   #200
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