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Old 04-17-2006, 03:38 PM   #1
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did some intensive detailing the other day, i was outside for a good 5-6 hrs detailing but its all worth it...shinin like its brand new (with a few scars)...but tell me what ya think...O and i also havent posted any pics of my new engine cover with the K&N filter so there are a few in there too...

also for another post i took a few pics of my moms gxp after i washed it, but thats a different story...

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and a few pics of my "updated" intake with the K&N filter...o and i havent posted any pics of my new engine bay since i painted the engine cover, hope u like

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Old 04-17-2006, 03:48 PM   #2
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Looking very good.

You might want to move over to a 97 PCM holder to keep from having that insulation against the filter. Harofreak had a bad experience where it covered his filter and nearly sucked the foam through the intake.
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It'* one o' dem der girlie colored ones


Looks good. Might want to enclose that filter also. makes a world of difference in the IAT temps
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The MT color looks mahvelous!!!!!!!!

Nice shine!
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Looks great, very nice shine!! What brand of wax did you use?

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well i mixed and matched with everything...i used the mothers clay bar set, then i hand applied the Meguiars Deep Crystal Polish, then i used an orbital buffer to apply the Meguiars Gold Class Liquid wax
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Looks nice

you get the Majestic Teal thumbs up
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Looks nice and the color really shines through.
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Looks nice and the color really shines through.
not bad for a decade old hahaha
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Lookin good!

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