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Old 09-02-2013, 01:59 PM   #1
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project 12' SS 45th

UPDATE:

20% tint = done

Fuel door 'brushed' = done

All weather Matt for rear hatch = done

CAI, Inc install = done

painted engine cover = done

paint matched fuse box = done

Drake front Bowtie delete = done

Rear bowtie removed = done

Borla ATAK = done

BMR 1.4" lowering springs = done

Apex Oil Catch Can = done

All side badges remove = done

45th stripes red/grey removed = done

NO clue which route to go with
-wheels: oh my...


but she sure is fun to drive!

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Old 09-02-2013, 03:17 PM   #2
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psshhh first mod should be a cat-back
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Old 09-02-2013, 03:25 PM   #3
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k... suggestions as to which?
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Old 09-02-2013, 03:25 PM   #4
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Stainless Works brother.

I have the SW Retro Chambered catbacks paired up with SP Long Tube headers and high flow cats. Sounds like a screaming demon at WOT but no drone when cruising.

The Long Tubes really woke the car up.

Why pic of v6 in sig? Update that with yours.
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Old 09-02-2013, 04:51 PM   #5
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^need to get pics of my car out in the sun... heavy overcast here with rain...

I'll jot those down when I order my first mods. thanks!
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Old 09-02-2013, 04:54 PM   #6
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Whew lol. Avatar looks great!
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Old 09-02-2013, 07:17 PM   #7
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^thanks - she's teaching me how to dougie... wtf...
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Old 09-03-2013, 09:35 AM   #8
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Exhaust, I would go headers back. Stainless Works , or Cooks make it loud it will make you proud
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Old 09-03-2013, 10:07 AM   #9
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it's been 2 days since I've taken ownership of this car and can't wait to mod it!

-suspension: BMR
-wheels: Vertini
-CAI: Volant



(for starters)
When you are ready for some suspension stuff let us know and we will get you taken care of.

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Old 09-03-2013, 12:12 PM   #10
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thanks Kyle! for starters I'm just wanting to lower it 1.4".

I am wanting to go up to 22 x 9.5 front and 22 x 10.5 rear or 11.

(hate wheel gap)
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Old 09-03-2013, 12:17 PM   #11
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update: like the look of this CAI better:

http://www.autoaccessorize.com/cai-5...FS9eQgodKT8APA

unless there's a better one
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Old 09-03-2013, 12:24 PM   #12
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That's the cai I have. Works great
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Old 09-03-2013, 12:48 PM   #13
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thanks Kyle! for starters I'm just wanting to lower it 1.4".

I am wanting to go up to 22 x 9.5 front and 22 x 10.5 rear or 11.

(hate wheel gap)
We can definitely shrink that wheel gap for you!
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Old 09-03-2013, 05:21 PM   #14
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That's the cai I have. Works great
looks much nicer than my initial idea of the Volant (no offense to anyone)

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We can definitely shrink that wheel gap for you!
yeah buddy! with the lowering - need to find the right 22's

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Old 09-03-2013, 05:41 PM   #15
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what kind of wheels are these??
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Old 09-03-2013, 06:53 PM   #16
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Man those look sick. I'm not sure but there is a wheels thread here that is almost 100 pages long. I'm sure you'd find them somewhere in there.

I'm trying to decide on a set too. One day I like black, next gunmetal.
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what kind of wheels are these??
Those are pretty similar to mine, they look like 3pc wheels.
I love the look of that car!
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Old 09-04-2013, 08:58 AM   #18
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Man those look sick. I'm not sure but there is a wheels thread here that is almost 100 pages long. I'm sure you'd find them somewhere in there.
I'm trying to decide on a set too. One day I like black, next gunmetal.
I went thru roughly first 10 pages and then decided to ask. I'm in the same boat! some guy on here is selling Giovanni 22's black that I'm drooling over... but then I saw this and was like... oh man...

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Old 09-04-2013, 09:02 AM   #19
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Those are pretty similar to mine, they look like 3pc wheels. I love the look of that car!
Chris - your wheels do look similar! however, I can't afford Cor Precise
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Old 09-20-2013, 01:37 PM   #21
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bath day:

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Old 09-27-2013, 01:17 PM   #22
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Sitting by my door - awaiting my BMR springs, Borla exhaust, oil catch can from Apex, CAI Inc, bowtie delete (front)...

this is going to be a great, fun weekend modding the car!
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Old 09-27-2013, 01:34 PM   #23
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Sitting by my door - awaiting my BMR springs, Borla exhaust, oil catch can from Apex, CAI Inc, bowtie delete (front)...

this is going to be a great, fun weekend modding the car!
Oh boy your gonna love the lowering springs. Handling and looks are improved drastically.
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before:

during:


AFTER:

loove the throttle response now as well as the throaty acceleration. Amazing the change in sound already!

total install time: 45 mins

Next: Borla Atak
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Old 09-28-2013, 05:08 PM   #25
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Drake Bowtie (delete up front - before:

during

AFTER:


LOOVE it!!
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