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      02-20-2012, 10:27 AM   #1
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As I stand (Today)

I wanted to take some before pix as in the coming weekends my car will fully transform into something new.

This is my story. Here is how I stand today.
Tomorrow to come.

All pix are credit of Legion5 (who is a superb photographer and extremely talented to do post editing to make all pix look like fresh out of a magazine).











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      02-20-2012, 10:30 AM   #2
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looking forward to seeing what you are going to do!
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      02-20-2012, 11:17 AM   #3
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Car looks great, excited to see what you do with it.
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      02-20-2012, 11:43 AM   #4
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Wow!! What great pictures!!!

Waiting for the "after" pictures!
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      02-20-2012, 02:45 PM   #5
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looking forward to seeing what you are going to do!
Thanks, i will surely contact you soon. i might need a 5 series soon.
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      02-20-2012, 02:48 PM   #6
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Last shot is awesome!
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      02-20-2012, 02:52 PM   #7
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Nice pics. Can't wait to see the transformed pics
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      02-20-2012, 03:00 PM   #8
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the transformation began last night.

The pix were taken saturday. So stay tuned guys. REally excited.
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      02-20-2012, 06:43 PM   #9
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Looks good!
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      02-21-2012, 01:26 PM   #10
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Looking so clean! In for updates
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      02-21-2012, 01:28 PM   #11
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Got those Vossens in 19s yet?
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      02-21-2012, 03:59 PM   #12
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Got those Vossens in 19s yet?
19s and 22s are in works. But no we do not have 19s right now.

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      02-22-2012, 09:31 PM   #13
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the transformation began last night.

The pix were taken saturday. So stay tuned guys. REally excited.

Started the transformation already?!! Nice! Pics look great, especially the rolling pics and the one on the ramp.
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      02-23-2012, 01:38 PM   #14
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lci LEDs are on. Looks legit.
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lci LEDs are on. Looks legit.
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      02-27-2012, 07:40 PM   #16
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Mod 1:
LED lights already on.
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      02-27-2012, 07:40 PM   #17
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* the painters tape were not necessary, but i had to do it cuz it makes it look like a professional job. :-)
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* the painters tape were not necessary, but i had to do it cuz it makes it look like a professional job. :-)
I was about to ask you that question

I received my LED taillights a little over a week ago and I need to install them but the tape had me confused for a second...

BTW, they look good!
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      02-27-2012, 08:10 PM   #19
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Thanks D!
I really love how the car looks now with the LEDs.

i know i can't see it from inside, so i had to make mod 2 and 3.
With many thanks to Karim for helping me as i would have been lost without his help. To thank him, i poked him with an x-acto knief :-(


Performance Steering II with Performance shift knob. It sits lower and feels better.
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      02-27-2012, 08:24 PM   #20
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With many thanks to Karim for helping me as i would have been lost without his help. To thank him, i poked him with an x-acto knief :-(
I still wake up at night sometimes, sweaty, dreaming of that, screaming!

Imagine that
Putting fear in an Arab
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      02-27-2012, 08:39 PM   #21
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That shifter is bad ass! Looks really good.
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Thanks D!
I really love how the car looks now with the LEDs.

i know i can't see it from inside, so i had to make mod 2 and 3.
With many thanks to Karim for helping me as i would have been lost without his help. To thank him, i poked him with an x-acto knief :-(


Performance Steering II with Performance shift knob. It sits lower and feels better.
Looks awesome. Better watch out for this car, Raja's got plans!!
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