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PostSubject: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeJuly 20th 2007, 7:40 pm

I guess I will make a build thread.



It came with:
-rebuilt motor(doubting it after seeing some of the work that was done on the car)
-pacesetter header
-unknown 2.5" catback exhaust
-cone filter
-reupholstered door panels and glove box
-neon lights on the interior and ghetto 7" lcd tv w/ dvd player (all tossed or sold after purchase)
-and no passive seatbelt system



My mods:
- JDM manual seatbelts with trim
-JDM headliner (still waiting for pandagarage on that one)
-Energy suspension master bushing set
-Megan Racing
*Rear lower toe arms
*RUCAS
*Rear lower traction rods
-Kouki
*3-piece rear valence
*2-piece side skirts
-Alpine CDA-9856 HU
-16x8 +10 Rota Grids with 205/50 16R Eagle F1 GS-D3 tires
-Front and Rear SP slotted rotors
-Braided steel brake lines
-Hawk brake pads


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Currently, I am stripping off the paint to bare metal to get the car painted. I am thinking of a pearl white with a small hint of pearl blue in the clear coat. The side skirts and rear valence will finally be painted and mounted.

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Future planes:
-coilovers
-hlsd
-sway bars
-Engine swap
* CA18DET or 13B or 20B


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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeJuly 21st 2007, 1:12 am

13B!!! that was my plan for my old car! do it! then i want to drive it if you dont mind Very Happy
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeJuly 21st 2007, 2:39 am

good choice of color cant wait to see it!
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeJuly 21st 2007, 10:34 am

Nachtmensch wrote:
13B!!! that was my plan for my old car! do it! then i want to drive it if you dont mind Very Happy

Yeah, I remember when you said that. I will definitely let you give it a spin if I go with that route thumb up

k c- my neighbor gave me the idea for that color combo. It sounds like it will look really good
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeJuly 21st 2007, 12:06 pm

car kicks ass dirty dizzle thumb up
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 2nd 2007, 8:21 pm

13b would be awesome but with gas prices as they are thats gonna hurt to drive
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 2nd 2007, 8:51 pm

I know. But this car is only driven from may-october.
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 2nd 2007, 9:31 pm

update:

got back from cali last night, so i started again on the bodywork
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I am not going to deal with the hood anymore.... anyone know of any shops around here that have some cf or fiberglass hoods in stock?
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roof is almost done
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going to finish up tomorrow
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 2nd 2007, 10:29 pm

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I am not going to deal with the hood anymore.... anyone know of any shops around here that have some cf or fiberglass hoods in stock?



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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 3rd 2007, 3:57 pm

how much weight u think u just took off the car?
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 3rd 2007, 4:15 pm

well, i filled a 8 litre bucket twice already, and it wasnt too heavy. so i am guessing 4 pounds? scratch
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 4th 2007, 12:33 pm

you crazy brotha man. rock on.
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 9th 2007, 9:58 pm

Did more work today, and I was able to salvage the hood thanks to a paint stripper that works for over 24 hrs. after application

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the door and trunk jambs are a bitch and a half
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Tomorrow is my last day of work, so I will finally be able to work more than 3-4 hrs. a day to strip it. Estimating the car will be in the bodyshop for paint by tues-wed.
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 9th 2007, 10:03 pm

you should go for the ratrod look Wink

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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 9th 2007, 10:04 pm

I should just spray some rust-colored paint on some spots and clear coat the rest of the car and slap the side skirts on just primered
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 9th 2007, 10:06 pm

nah, slam it (lay frame for sure) and let illinois weather rust it. just kind of flat black the bumpers or something
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 9th 2007, 10:08 pm

Dirty Dee wrote:
Did more work today, and I was able to salvage the hood thanks to a paint stripper that works for over 24 hrs. after application

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where did you buy this?
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 9th 2007, 10:14 pm

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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 9th 2007, 10:45 pm

Rat rods over drift cars anyday. Im building one in a few years,
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 15th 2007, 12:23 pm

car is finally done and went in for paint. Tuesday it will be ready, but I will already be at school No .

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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 15th 2007, 1:52 pm

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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 28th 2007, 9:56 pm

Car is finally painted. Here are some pics that my brother took. I will be going home this weekend to put it all back together

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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 28th 2007, 10:03 pm

kick ass. i like.
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 28th 2007, 10:12 pm

damn dude that things comin in nice bro.
whered you go for the paint? n how much did it cost?
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PostSubject: Re: Dirty Dee's Build   Dirty Dee's Build Icon_minitimeAugust 28th 2007, 10:29 pm

i went to hqkustoms

i was quoted for ~1,200, but the windshield needed to be replaced, there was a bit more prep needed to be done, and towing both ways bumped the price up to 1,819.

So, from now til winter break I am going to have to eat ramen everyday sine I am a bit broke ermm
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