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Old 03/06/2012, 10:21 PM   #101
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The green looks way better, and nah I don't know any shops in des Moines.

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Old 03/06/2012, 10:26 PM   #102
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The green looks way better, and nah I don't know any shops in des Moines.
green it is. i plan to do the valve cover and heat shield in a black/lime green combo


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Old 03/06/2012, 10:53 PM   #103
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Make it clean, not ricey!...please lol

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Old 03/06/2012, 10:56 PM   #104
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i want to make the valve cover itself black with the lettering green


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Old 03/07/2012, 11:10 AM   #105
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pic a accent color and stick withit. other wise, it will look like a clown car..

alloy wheel repair in des moines can fix it im sure.. the fixed our 30" rims.. thats right i said 30".


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Old 03/07/2012, 02:58 PM   #106
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pic a accent color and stick withit. other wise, it will look like a clown car..

alloy wheel repair in des moines can fix it im sure.. the fixed our 30" rims.. thats right i said 30".
I emailed mike Jones and he said they couldn't fix it. I'll try earls


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Old 03/07/2012, 06:27 PM   #107
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Might just be best off to get. Set of 18's. Check Craigslist claaifieds

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Old 03/07/2012, 06:49 PM   #108
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Might just be best off to get. Set of 18's. Check Craigslist claaifieds
Yeah but that means lower profile. And round the southside streets will eat your rims


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Old 03/07/2012, 06:59 PM   #109
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Well ur gonna have to have some low profile tires for 17's to lol. Buy idk bout the streets up there.

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Old 03/08/2012, 08:50 PM   #110
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sorry i couldnt get to the valve cover today. but i have it degreasing and ill get to that tomo


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Old 03/09/2012, 07:22 PM   #111
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just started painting v.c. pics to come


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Old 03/10/2012, 08:10 AM   #112
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Hurry up with the pics.lol

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Old 03/10/2012, 02:50 PM   #113
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first one is stripped and sanded, second is 2 coats of primer with 3 coats of black baked.



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Old 03/10/2012, 09:23 PM   #114
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Ok the green letters didn't work so I'm doing a bar instead. I'll get creative with it


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Old 03/10/2012, 10:15 PM   #115
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Gave up on bar too. My tape soaked the paint so I made it a faux candy dark green color


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Old 03/11/2012, 08:59 PM   #116
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Imo, sand down the dohc, prep and paint it. Use frog tape.


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Old 03/18/2012, 01:39 PM   #117
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I got complete whole parts car for u..1800 come get it..95 gst.. pm if interested

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Old 03/18/2012, 08:30 PM   #118
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I got complete whole parts car for u..1800 come get it..95 gst.. pm if interested
Totally would but don't have that cash and don't need a parts car. Thanks tho bud


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Old 03/30/2012, 12:36 PM   #119
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Resurrecting an old thread but I finally have time to get my car in the shop.


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Old 03/30/2012, 09:30 PM   #120
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To do what?

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Old 03/30/2012, 11:32 PM   #121
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Old 03/30/2012, 11:38 PM   #122
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Oh and here's what my motegis look like currently. Getting the next size tire



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Old 03/31/2012, 09:00 AM   #123
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Just got my GST after wanting it for 10 years. Woo Hoo!! Can't wait to build the motor..

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Old 03/31/2012, 09:48 PM   #124
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Just got my GST after wanting it for 10 years. Woo Hoo!! Can't wait to build the motor..
1st or 2nd gen? wat ur plans with it?

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Old 04/01/2012, 12:58 AM   #125
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looking at his pic im going to say a 2nd gen prob 97-99

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