my massive list of shiat to do before the car show list

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  1. JUICED

    JUICED New Member

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    kinda a note to myself, and i wanted it in a place where i could access it and change or add things as i remember... oh boy only 5 wks to go...

    engine wont be done in time :rant:



    anyways here goes.. god i hate all the little finishing details, to make a nice car a show car.. hundreds of dollars on more or less nothing :rant:

    change brake rotors/pads
    shocks/struts
    sub frames/cage welded in
    paint subframes/cage
    install cage padding.
    install 5 pt harness
    remove drivers, rear seatbelts
    replace trans pan
    touch up front bumper
    touch up scratch underside of hood
    make new trunk mat
    new seat delete
    fuel tank fill nozzle leak
    adjust headlights
    reroute wire for abs bypass
    check wiring on nitrous purge
    re route new purge line
    relocate nitrous bottle
    repaint calipers
    check air fuel gauge wiring.
    pinstripe between colors (maybe have front/rear pinstripe removed :dunno:)
    remove decal rear window
    align pass side heater vent
    oil change
    replace 1 fog light bulb, one liscence plate bulb.
    replace fitting on nitrous fuel line.
    install new seats/modify brackets.
    align pass side exaust pipe.
    finish kick panels
    pass side sill plate




    maybe stuff:
    replace center console
    replace steering wheel (outer part only)
    HID conversion
    install new headunit/front speakers.. possibly remove stereo all together
    relocate battery
    passenger side 5 pt harness
    new floor mats
    replace carpet
    cc plates
    new plates
    rear swaybar
    oil pressure sending unit.

    cleaning stuff:
    detail engine bay
    remove wheels.. detail wheels
    clean under carrige/wheel whells
    shampoo carpet
    detail interior
    wash paint
    claybar paint
    wash paint
    3 stage wax
    final detail (day before show)
     
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    thats a big list considering the car is still in storage :noes:
     
  3. Lightning Struck

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    better get started ;D
     
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    damn you better get your ass in gear!
     
  5. JUICED

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    it snowed here last night, so it'll be a week before i can get at it now :rant:
     
  6. Lightning Struck

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    damn its 83* here ^-^
     
  7. JUICED

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    it was about 75 here 2 days ago.. now this :mad:
     
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    where are U
     
  9. JUICED

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    canadia :pimp:
     
  10. Lightning Struck

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    you guys already had 70* weather up there :eek:
     
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    yea like 3 days of it.. melted all the snow, then it snows :rant:
     
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    was 76 yesterday and gonna snow tomorrow...WTF :dunno:
     
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    bump for updated list
     
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    snows almost gone AGAIN :banana:
     
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    not much melted here today. :rant:
     
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    that's a big list. you better get working. ;D
     
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    youre telling me :hammer:
     
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    i cant wait til i start putting my car in shows....one day, one day hopefully soon. :-[
     
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    its fun, but ALOT of work.. and you do miss out on some of the festivites at the show cuz you are always dusting/cleaning your car but ya.. its fun :banana:
     
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    i hate that... especially if it starts to rain.. god pisses me off more than anything. you spend the time detailing then it rains.. then it lets up so you get to work on getting the water off and redetailing everything and bam, it rains again haha.. oh well i guess thats part of the game.