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    as it was a good day yesterday (for once) i got stuck into the car, first de badged front wings (sri badges) debadged vectra text from bootlid panel removed rear lower bumper insert and colour coded it (not convinced about this) actually preferred the bumper without this trim as it makes the back end less bulky in appearance but also very flimsy as the insert along with 2 bumper brackets tie it all together, this was a bu66er of a job to remove as it has very tight one way wedge shaped clips that dont want to comeoff! and six press studs , then washed the car dried it , removed annoying tar spots with AG intensive tar remover, then a good going over with meguiars NXT wax which is really rather good, didnt clay the car as i did that before pvs and its still silky smooth, also cleaned the wheels inside and out and dressed the tyres with AG tyre dressing which gives a nice finish,anyway i finally finished it off with a new opel gts front grill which i love and a bargain at £40 delivered from lmf (good service from them BTW) also included a piccy of my engine cover which was painted a while back but i was waiting to find a suitable sticker to go on it , anyway enough waffle heres the pics and as ever all comments welcome

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    Nice job there,mate.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ed taylor View Post
    Nice job there,mate.
    cheers ed

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    looking good matey I very much like the engine cover look's cool
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    Looking good Mark - and I think the colour coded rear insert looks fine.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Duncan View Post
    Looking good Mark - and I think the colour coded rear insert looks fine.
    the jurys still out as far as im concerned duncan but it is a wee bit different

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    Looks cracking mate.. and i like the dual meaning of the enginecover's sticker......

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gsi3.2 View Post
    Looks cracking mate.. and i like the dual meaning of the enginecover's sticker......
    thanks mark , it came to me in one of my many brainwaves lol

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    looks very good mate what size r those wheels ?

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