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Old 01-12-2014, 11:41 AM   #761
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Won't be an issue any longer. On the softest setting usin you body weight my car doesn't move so stiffing it up you'll be fine.
GOOD.

I hated rubbing. I can't wait to put them on, but Im waiting on all this salt to be off the roads for good. Its a mess up here right now.
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Old 01-12-2014, 11:48 AM   #762
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And heres how everything sits now.











And a teaser of the matching goodness.

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Old 01-12-2014, 12:37 PM   #763
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Looks good brotha. Only one problem, cage won't materialize thru the seats to get in the back haha. If you had a headache adjusting the seats to your liking by taking em out and putting em back in, just imagine having to take em out again to put the cage in there haha! You'll be fine tho, once ya do it once it has to be a piece of cake by now.

Once it's all done it's gonna look nuts! You gettin a harness? Only assuming because you got the cage. Do it up! Takata all the way! Would look nasty!


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Old 01-12-2014, 12:42 PM   #764
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Looks great! Curiously, do you have a mat on the floor or you use nothing at all? It cleaned up really well so im just wondering lol
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Old 01-12-2014, 01:34 PM   #765
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Looks good brotha. Only one problem, cage won't materialize thru the seats to get in the back haha. If you had a headache adjusting the seats to your liking by taking em out and putting em back in, just imagine having to take em out again to put the cage in there haha! You'll be fine tho, once ya do it once it has to be a piece of cake by now.

Once it's all done it's gonna look nuts! You gettin a harness? Only assuming because you got the cage. Do it up! Takata all the way! Would look nasty!


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Haha, taking the seats out to adjust them wasn't frustrating just really time consuming. Big hands and small spaces don't mix very well. So taking them out to put the cage in should be easy, its literally just four bolts and they're out.

Im not too sure about the harness yet. The cage doesn't have harness guides welded onto it, so I'm not too sure if I want to run the risk of driving like the on the street, and having them slide around on the bar.


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Looks great! Curiously, do you have a mat on the floor or you use nothing at all? It cleaned up really well so im just wondering lol
I didn't have any mat down in those pictures, that was just the carpeting thats on the floor. But I do run the OEM floor mats in the car.
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Old 01-12-2014, 02:28 PM   #766
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You could do something like this for the harness guides.

http://www.turnermotorsport.com/show...e-collars-pair

I think having a little aluminum would accent it nicely. But if not, you could also spray them.
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Old 01-12-2014, 06:05 PM   #767
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and a bonus..

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Old 01-12-2014, 07:48 PM   #768
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Old 01-13-2014, 03:32 PM   #769
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You could do something like this for the harness guides.

http://www.turnermotorsport.com/show...e-collars-pair

I think having a little aluminum would accent it nicely. But if not, you could also spray them.
never knew something like that existed....ill be looking into those.


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Old 01-13-2014, 03:59 PM   #770
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Are you able to use OEM belts with those seats or did you get harnesses?
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Old 01-13-2014, 04:06 PM   #771
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Are you able to use OEM belts with those seats or did you get harnesses?
OEM seat belts work.

You attach the OEM receptacle to the floor mount, along with the pyrotechnic unit and accompanying harness, plug those back in under the seat.

Then run the lower half of the seat belt though the slot on the Recaro. Simple as that.
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Old 01-13-2014, 04:13 PM   #772
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Old 01-13-2014, 04:20 PM   #773
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Old 01-17-2014, 12:54 AM   #774
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So time to fix my bumper.

I went to take it off the other day to remove my Hamann lip and this happened.







So some surgery needs to be done, Im unsure if this will work, but its worth a try.

Im going to sand down the areas that got disconnected. Then try to reattach the few clips that are broken with Super Plastic Glue. The supplies.



The epoxy is for if all else fails. Ill try to plastic epoxy is back on, and if that fails. EURO Bumper time.



So here it goes.




Sanding down the areas




Dabbing the glue on.





I hope this all holds. Ill find out when I get home from work tomorrow.
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Old 01-17-2014, 05:20 PM   #775
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Not that it matters, But it seemed to work. So far.
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Ahhhh gotta love cleaning out all that crap from under the seat haha. Looks good man! Glad you got the seating position down perfect, it can be annoying keep having to adjust it lol.

The Meguiar's products are sweet, I need to really clean my car up again and post some pictures in the showroom once it's clean.

I meant to ask you, what are you going to with the rear seat delete and the roll bar? I wish I was up there I would make another one for you for free that fits around the bars, I love this car <3

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Old 01-31-2014, 03:11 PM   #778
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I need to see this in person again.... it's been too long.
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Ahhhh gotta love cleaning out all that crap from under the seat haha. Looks good man! Glad you got the seating position down perfect, it can be annoying keep having to adjust it lol.

The Meguiar's products are sweet, I need to really clean my car up again and post some pictures in the showroom once it's clean.

I meant to ask you, what are you going to with the rear seat delete and the roll bar? I wish I was up there I would make another one for you for free that fits around the bars, I love this car <3
Ill probably trim the seat delete so it fits, and rewrap it. Ill make it work one way or another.
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