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    I'm starting to gather some information and bits ready for a project after Christmas. I'm looking into the carbon fibre wrap stuff, thinking about having a go with:

    - Door mirrors (going to buy some spare ones to wrap then replace with existing)
    - Signum fog surrounds (pre facelift)
    - Door pillars (all matt black parts)
    - Some interior parts (not sure yet)

    I've been looking for carbon fibre vinyl that looks as authentic as possible. And I came across this LINKY has anybody had any experiences with this stuff? Good or bad?

    Anybody got any other ideas on what could be carbon fibre wrapped?

    Cheers

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    You didnt happen to get this idea from detailing world by any chance did you?

    I think thats an awesome idea, the fog surrounds would look excellent and the mirrors. Do you still have your original v-grill? That might be worth a try too

    Im gonna be keeping a keen eye on your progress

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    Quote Originally Posted by jlock View Post
    You didnt happen to get this idea from detailing world by any chance did you?

    I think thats an awesome idea, the fog surrounds would look excellent and the mirrors. Do you still have your original v-grill? That might be worth a try too

    Im gonna be keeping a keen eye on your progress

    Na mate, haven't been on DW site for a while now. I have still got the original V grille actually, hmm...

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    spare v grille @ mine if anyone wants one for this cause lol.....other wise i`ll bin it

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    Yeah the v grill would tie in nicely too, if it didnt then youve always got the irmy one anyway... Everyones a winner!!

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    I just looked through my pics and i recon you should do the silver strip, those silver bits on the steering wheel, and as a challenge the bit on the gear knob?

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    I was thinking about the alu strip but didn't know if that would be taking it too far any photoshoppers about to have a play with the picture please?

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    Yeah, i think itd b good, i wouldnt do much else though. Nothing around the stereo etc.. as i think it would just be too much, but the strip and the steering controls would look cool imo

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    The strip and the door card strips.

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    Hows this?

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