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    Default Few changes today

    Well thought i would get rid of the ugly wooden trim in the car and make it more modern looking, even though it is modern the wood look just looked crap to me so carbon wrapped it all



    Then thought what the hell i will de badge the rear , looks really plain now but once the duel system is on it will look better i am sure

    Then what the hell gave the engine a little clean, as the old owner had never it seemed open the bonnet to clean it, just like my cars to be clean under there


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    Looking Good There Mate

    Did You Take The Trim Off The Door Or Do It On The Door ?

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    Nice work there mate

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    Im looking to do the same with my trim hard to do?

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    looks good that, was it easy to do the doors as the trim doesnt pull off them does it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tam80 View Post
    Looking Good There Mate

    Did You Take The Trim Off The Door Or Do It On The Door ?


    and if you didn't, question is: is it possible to cut the foil such precisely in the gaps so it was invisible to precieve?

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    The carbon looks great m8 top job there

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tam80 View Post
    Looking Good There Mate

    Did You Take The Trim Off The Door Or Do It On The Door ?
    Quote Originally Posted by Kev_G View Post
    Im looking to do the same with my trim hard to do?
    Quote Originally Posted by GTS View Post


    and if you didn't, question is: is it possible to cut the foil such precisely in the gaps so it was invisible to precieve?
    to answer all that the only trim i took of was the dash trim as it just clipped in so that was easy

    The door triming was still ok to do but i had to leave the trim on as it would not come of, you you have done it before it is easy just a vety sharp scalpul knife and a plastic spreader, most kits come with them

    I just cut the vynal when it heated it up to the trim mould and them pushed the remaining carbon down the back of the trim to get a nice stright line

    I made a few mistakes but lernt by them and managed it in the end

    All in all about 35 mins to do the lot

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    looks really smart does that bud - can you get any other vynils ie that merc black wood etc?

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    looks really good
    i agree with you i dont like the wood at all
    its showing its age now

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