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    Guys, I'm having a little bit of a dilemma, after all the hassle and cost of doing the facelift converstion, I'm thinking of just putting it back to how it used to look at the front... Am I mad? (But SRI lights etc)
    I was having a conversation with someone at work and we talked about re-sale values etc. I have no intention of selling anytime soon, but "what if...?" I dont want to have this talk with the GF as I may be asked to move out LOL. So what do you all think?

    Should I just sell the facelift parts? I have ALL my preface parts left ready to fit back on...

    The Pre-face is REALLY starting to grow on me again and I'm not liking the facelift anymore...

    Oh dear...

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    pm sent.. well. sending one now

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    hmmmmmmmm plasma might be interested in the facelift parts as he has a project going ..

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    oooooops to late hes spotted it lol

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    How much do you think the front end is worth? It'll obviously need a paint job after being taken off and matched to the next car and it wouldnt include the fog lights, or bumper impact bar.

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    Quote Originally Posted by soulman View Post
    oooooops to late hes spotted it lol
    Beat me to it as well

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    have no idea on costings .what did you pay ????? lol

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    I think I paid probably around £700 for the parts, some new, some 2nd hand/Ebay.

    £150ish for bumper with all grills.
    The slam panel was new and was about £110ish.
    The wings were around £45ish each.
    Bonnet was around £100ish
    Headlamps £120 for the pair.

    Then there was the wheel splash guards, bumper guides, various and numerous extra mounts, bolts and clips, bonnet stay... theres so many little bits that you have to add in that the preface doesnt need. So probably another £150ish for these.

    Then there was the painting... OMG... I wish I'd never started this thread now! LOL

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    i think the best front end for these are the colour coded VXR ones.

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    Quote Originally Posted by plasma View Post
    i think the best front end for these are the colour coded VXR ones.
    What? For the Signum, or just in general?

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