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Old 07-08-2013, 08:03 PM   #1
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Dressed up the Interior

Couldn't bring myself to pay 500$ for the new colored panels but I wanted to do something to bring a little color to the inside of the car. I saw this done with cloth piping somewhere on here in a DIY thread and decided I would go the vinyl route since it looks more rigid and stock.

Picked this stuff up really cheap and install only took about 30 min total. I did have to take a lot of breaks because it was 99 degrees in my garage. Anyway, for under 20 bucks this mod really helps out the interior.
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Old 07-08-2013, 08:05 PM   #2
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Nice! Where'd you get it!? And how?

Ive been thinking about somehow dressing up my interior
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Old 07-08-2013, 08:15 PM   #3
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got it from here, fast shipping too.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/YELLOW-VINYL...E:L:OU:US:3160

install is easy, just need a trim tool or screw driver to pry the trim back in a couple places. It will not go in the very end small portion of the door trim, maybe if I had tried a lot harder but it was way to hot and it looks fine when the door is closed anyway.
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Old 07-08-2013, 08:17 PM   #4
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That looks awesome.
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Old 07-08-2013, 08:17 PM   #5
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Nice! It has been rather hot here in Texas lol. I usually do everything to my car after 4.
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Old 07-08-2013, 08:33 PM   #6
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Thats when it is the hottest in my garage, the damn sun beats on it from about 4:00 on and it is almost to hot to be in there, maybe I should stop spending money on mods and insulate my garage, lol.
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Old 07-08-2013, 08:42 PM   #7
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Thats when it is the hottest in my garage, the damn sun beats on it from about 4:00 on and it is almost to hot to be in there, maybe I should stop spending money on mods and insulate my garage, lol.
Luckily for me the sun starts setting behind my house so my garage isn't bad after 3. Still hot, but I can stay in there for a bit
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Old 07-09-2013, 11:31 AM   #8
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How much did you order??
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Old 07-09-2013, 12:51 PM   #9
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I ordered 8 yards I think to have left over, I still have quite a bit left.
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Old 07-09-2013, 01:01 PM   #10
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that looks awesome
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Old 07-09-2013, 01:40 PM   #11
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Yep. Looks good! GREAT job!
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Old 07-09-2013, 02:06 PM   #12
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Looks good, some of these mods only seem to work well with bright colored cars
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Old 07-09-2013, 08:13 PM   #13
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Looks awesome! I'm planning a stealth abl with my piping. Elwire fits perfectly in place of the string and shines through for a soft accent. Hopefully I'll have mine up and installed in a few weeks.

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Old 07-09-2013, 08:14 PM   #14
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I like that!
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Old 07-09-2013, 10:34 PM   #15
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I thought about the ABL too with the cloth and Elwire, maybe someday, but right now this really helps, especially since I got my Iggee seat covers installed today too. Pics to come.

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Looks awesome! I'm planning a stealth abl with my piping. Elwire fits perfectly in place of the string and shines through for a soft accent. Hopefully I'll have mine up and installed in a few weeks.

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Old 07-09-2013, 10:36 PM   #16
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That's pretty nifty.
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Old 07-09-2013, 11:22 PM   #17
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Nice touch!
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Old 07-09-2013, 11:23 PM   #18
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Will the ABL still shine thru with the vinyl right on top of it?
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Old 07-10-2013, 11:52 AM   #19
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looks very nice, adds just enough of an accent
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Old 07-10-2013, 06:47 PM   #20
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Just did mine. I like it.
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Old 07-10-2013, 08:57 PM   #21
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looks great! Did you use the vinyl from ebay or find it somewhere else?

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Just did mine. I like it.
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Old 07-15-2013, 07:10 PM   #22
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So now that they have fixed the site, here are some pics with the seat covers installed too. I think they look really good with the vinyl piping accents.
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Old 07-15-2013, 07:14 PM   #23
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Looks good!
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Old 07-15-2013, 07:27 PM   #24
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That looks absolutely fantastic, great job, love it.
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Old 07-15-2013, 07:54 PM   #25
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Nice! Simple and classy.
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