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Old 05-08-2012, 07:32 PM   #41
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Old 05-08-2012, 07:34 PM   #42
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Old 06-12-2012, 02:48 PM   #43
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Nothing new, but I found what I thought would be a cool photo spot and happened to have my camera in the car. I stopped at what turned out to be a lousy spot with a dirty car and a boring lens. Snapped a million shots but those of you who are photographers know that it can take 100 shots before one stands out. This was the only one that caught my attention, so I figured I'd share. It's my sig now too
IMG_5611

The rest were along the lines of this:
IMG_5555

A specific set of long-term plans (after a bit of maintenance):
FK Coilovers and spacers
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Projector Retrofit with AE's
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Old 07-19-2012, 11:44 AM   #44
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Adam,

The wheels will make a big difference from the start but then you will realize that you need a drop afterwards... I would do those first then maybe look at getting the MTec II front/rear bumpers.

Love seeing your progress....looks good so far!
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Old 07-19-2012, 11:58 AM   #45
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Adam,

The wheels will make a big difference from the start but then you will realize that you need a drop afterwards... I would do those first then maybe look at getting the MTec II front/rear bumpers.

Love seeing your progress....looks good so far!
Thanks so much, I appreciate the advice, especially coming from the guy with one of the cleanest ZHP's around!
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Old 07-30-2012, 04:32 PM   #46
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It was great to meet some of you at the Newport Meet yesterday. Afterwords, a few buddies and I decided to hang out a bit.
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Old 11-26-2012, 11:58 AM   #47
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Love the colour man, one of my favourites! any plans for the wheels?!?
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Old 11-26-2012, 12:19 PM   #48
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Love the colour man, one of my favourites! any plans for the wheels?!?
The plan is a set of polished 18" style 5's after a sporty drop
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Old 11-26-2012, 02:38 PM   #49
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Springs or coilovers?? Not a fan of style 5s, but should look good tho!
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Old 12-26-2012, 09:54 PM   #50
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Finally decided to take care of my terrible headlight setup. I did xi_chee's DIY projector retrofit. While I was at it I swapped in some chrome bulbs in the corners for a change.
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New lenses and AE's are coming up.
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Old 12-26-2012, 10:20 PM   #51
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Looks good man! Was it hard? I've looked at solid jakes diy ill probably try it later not really the big on my list
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Old 12-26-2012, 10:45 PM   #52
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It was really easy...took about an hour.
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Old 12-29-2012, 10:22 PM   #53
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The projectors update the look of the front end... definitely worth the money. New lenses and AE's coming up.

IMG_8943

Took a few quick photos in the snow today:

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Old 12-30-2012, 03:38 PM   #54
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A few pics from the snow storm:

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Old 12-30-2012, 07:57 PM   #55
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Nice pics Adam! Looking great!
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Old 12-30-2012, 08:44 PM   #56
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Thanks Charlie!
It's coming along. Probably won't do anything big until the summer, but most of the fun of modding is the anticipation.
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Old 12-30-2012, 11:21 PM   #57
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Great job on the car so far and the headlight conversion. Looks nice and clean!
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Old 02-11-2013, 02:20 AM   #58
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Really like how your build is going

and also the fact that you said you'll be doing more mods after some maintenance!

That's what a lot of the fanatics like to hear... I know some are very quick to insult those who's intentions of modding seem stronger than their intentions of having a well operating vehicle.
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Old 05-15-2013, 08:34 PM   #59
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Rear shocks really need to be replaced, so time to lower ...just ordered FK Highsports and 15mm spacers. I'll check back in with pics!
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Old 05-16-2013, 11:15 PM   #60
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Looks good with the projectors, in for pics after suspension.
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