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picture of my XR4Ti

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figured it was time to post a pic of my XR.
http://i271.photobucket.com/albums/jj14 ... 2005-3.jpg
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Excellent pic and a nice looking car. It'll definitely look great once you finish up the paint! I don't know what your plans are, but I like the tutone black and red scheme you've got going so far.
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worked_xr wrote:Excellent pic and a nice looking car. I like the tutone black and red scheme you've got going so far.
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The car looks NICE! :thumb
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Thanks, the pic was taken by a friend of mine. I was thinking black at one time, but I have changed my mind. We still havent decided what colour as yet. (We as in the boss and me.)
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I couldn't resist a quick photochop blacking out the arches, sills, and hood. Get a spray bomb and get to it!

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thought of that as well, still havent made our minds up as yet.
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Post by Ray »

looks pretty good.
As for the color i'd say full red, no two tone.

unless you did something fun like stripes in black. that could work.
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This is a pic of the ever evolving engine bay.
http://i271.photobucket.com/albums/jj14 ... 08_IMG.jpg
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Megasquirt? I can't see the VAM unless it's under the heatshield.
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Yes, the megasquirt was in there at the time of the pic. I had it running ok, but the autocross season was starting so I put the LA3 back in. I havent got back to it since then, and also my old laptop has crashed, so I lost all the info. Maybe this winter?
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demonfire wrote:looks pretty good.
As for the color i'd say full red, no two tone.

unless you did something fun like stripes in black. that could work.
I'm with Ray. Nice car, nice pics-- nice to see you enjoying it! 8)
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Could u pasiblely send me a pm on where to get a rotated upper intake or if u did it what would it cost. PS nice looking engine bay
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look's good very nice car i'd personally go for one colour
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