Red 87 XR going under the knife!

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Post by deathbypsi » Sat Apr 24, 2010 9:06 pm

:shock: Beautiful!!
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Post by Ray » Sun Apr 25, 2010 8:09 am

my god that looks amazing. nice job..


nice garage too :)
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Post by TommyT » Sun Apr 25, 2010 9:13 am

Great work! The car looks fabulous. What part of NY are you in?

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Post by turboxr4 » Sun Apr 25, 2010 10:30 am

I am on long island, thanks for all of your comments.

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Post by TommyT » Sun Apr 25, 2010 10:35 am

I may need to look up your body guy in the future when I'm ready and able to do a paint job on my car. It appears that he did a very nice job.

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Post by turboxr » Sat Jan 15, 2011 10:03 pm

Updates?

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Post by turboxr4 » Mon Jan 17, 2011 11:46 am

i will try to update in the next couple days, got a good amount done just havent had the time to post pics

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Post by turboxr4 » Tue Jan 18, 2011 10:46 pm

here are some pics as promised :D
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dashboard getting installed, was a little tricky figuring out where all the wires go,it was a while since i took it apart, pictures helped somewhat!
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headliner installed, picture taken before trimmed opening for sunroof
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seats installed
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battery relocated to trunk
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carpet underlayment
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carpet installed
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dropped rear suspension,repainted beam, media blasted trailing arms and painted, installed all new bushings from mc2 while i was there, cleaned up under body, gas tank removed to install new 255lph pump.

thats it for now, maybe this weekend i can finish the brakes, gas tank, and axles if my wife and son give me a couple hours of free time.

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Post by merkurdriver » Tue Jan 18, 2011 11:17 pm

CLEAN!

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Post by BAHAMACHARGER » Wed Jan 19, 2011 6:36 am

:D very nice job :wink:
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Post by Ray » Wed Jan 19, 2011 7:53 am

The underside of your car is entirely way too clean. :lol:
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Post by xr4outcast » Wed Jan 19, 2011 3:17 pm

I just finished one that color!
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Post by turboxr4 » Thu Jan 20, 2011 1:50 pm

what color is that, it does look similar!

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Post by xr4outcast » Thu Jan 20, 2011 3:56 pm

It's the Lexus IS350 red.
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Post by turboxr4 » Thu Jan 20, 2011 6:01 pm

so it is exactly my color, theif :evil: :wink:

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