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      08-03-2012, 06:26 PM   #67
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Love the blue wrap. Think you should go with gloss black roof. Matte black roof is kind of ghetto IMO. And yes, tails are looking ghetto.
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Love the blue wrap. Think you should go with gloss black roof. Matte black roof is kind of ghetto IMO. And yes, tails are looking ghetto.
Lol "And another one" ::Biggie Voice::

I def. aint going gloss. everything on the car is matte. If i did anything other than matte it would be a CF wrap. But i'll make that decision after i see how it looks matte. Easy fix anyway. I really think everyone will have a 2nd opinion after im done with everything.

People here in the tri-state are too drawn to the matte wrap to even give a crap about the tail lights. They don't really see that kinda sh*t often out here. I've gotten nothing but compliments in person thus far. #ImJustSayin.

Although i do respect everyone's opinion...I'm happy with it and thats all that counts at the end of the day
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      08-03-2012, 07:30 PM   #69
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Here are a few more angles of the back. I seriously beg to differ on the negative tail light comments. But then again thats just me....
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All I am commenting on is the wrap, it looks great from the pics. When is the roof and wheels going to be completed?
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All I am commenting on is the wrap, it looks great from the pics. When is the roof and wheels going to be completed?
Sunday. I should have pics up sunday night/monday
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Love the blue wrap. Think you should go with gloss black roof. Matte black roof is kind of ghetto IMO. And yes, tails are looking ghetto.
You really think it looks ghetto? I kinda like the matte roof with matte wheels....
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      08-03-2012, 10:22 PM   #73
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I can fully appreciate the good wrap work.

I think everyone else beat the rear taillights enough so I'll leave that alone.
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I can fully appreciate the good wrap work.

I think everyone else beat the rear taillights enough so I'll leave that alone.
lol thanks i appreciate it
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Agreed on the wrap, really like the work and color! Tails, wouldn't be my choice but like any color that is all personal taste...
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You really think it looks ghetto? I kinda like the matte roof with matte wheels....
This car looks good cause it got all the right mods to go with it. Hope yours can come out the same.
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This car looks good cause it got all the right mods to go with it. Hope yours can come out the same.
Indeed! hoping for the same
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Agreed on the wrap, really like the work and color! Tails, wouldn't be my choice but like any color that is all personal taste...
The wrap is not 110% perfect... but for a DIY i can't complain. It was excruciating work... but It cost me possibly less than 1/3 the normal price so im cool with it! Thank you for appreciating the work/color
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      08-06-2012, 10:40 AM   #79
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Wheels/Roof done. Second opinions?

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THE LAST PHOTO LOOKS AS IF THERES A LARGE LIGHT SPOT ON THE SIDE OF THE BACK BUMPER... IT JUST LOOKS THAT WAY IN THE PHOTO BECAUSE OF THE SUNLIGHT. IT'S NOT WHAT IT SEEMS! JUST CUZ I KNOW HOW CRITICAL YOU GUYS CAN BE LOL....
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      08-06-2012, 11:21 AM   #80
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Again, doesn't look bad, but you still some more aggressive mods to pull the taillights off. Look into a rear diffuser/front lip/spoiler combo.
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With the right mods you can pull those tails off. Wheels, drop, varis diffuser etc..
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Again, doesn't look bad, but you still some more aggressive mods to pull the taillights off. Look into a rear diffuser/front lip/spoiler combo.
Yep since my original post i had mentioned i had intentions of adding those things. Just need some grace time to replenish my bank account right now lol.
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With the right mods you can pull those tails off. Wheels, drop, varis diffuser etc..
Yep... will be looking into these things momentarily... Can't spend all my money at once hehe.
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LOL Shit starts adding up quick.
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Looks good, but those tails have gotta go.
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Looks good, but those tails have gotta go.
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It's too much matte IMO. I think the roof would be better gloss black. I also don't like painted stockers. But if you're going to, I think they should be gloss also.
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