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Old 03-08-2008, 12:32 AM
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Work for tomorrow....

Alright guys...well tomorrow's saturday (dUh wtf man) it says it's suppose to rain..so i hoping the weather man f-ups again so i can get some work done.
Alright im doing some in-expensive mods,
1 - Painting my bezels
2 - Checking if my vc is getting hit by the tb
3 - I need to replace a bulb on the left side of my fog light, also hook them up to parking
4 - anything else you guys can think of?

Also you guys think white would be a good bezel color? or should i just stick with the silver? I was thinking of painting my valve cover white with a carbon spark plug cover
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painting your bezels isn't something you need to have good weather for...
I wouldn't recommend it though...I did it on my old bezel, it looks good from afar...far from good...
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Old 03-08-2008, 01:21 AM
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yeah the weather on the bezels doesn't matter i can just take the cluster in, but you think white would be nice? or its gnna look cheap?
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Old 03-08-2008, 01:23 AM
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I wouldn't paint it. just take the rings out and paint them. they'll look good in any color but I recommend silver. thomas wrote a DIY on how to do this. good luck bro
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Old 03-08-2008, 01:31 AM
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thanks bro, yeah i read thoma's tutorial today, and i actually did i removed it so i can know what im doing tomorrow. Also you guys know if i can hook up the factory cd changer to a jensen h/u, or it only can be the factory honda h/u? (only reason im hooking it up is cause i don't want to sell it, my dad had it in his old accord, and it's annoying me in my room, might as well just hook it up y'know lol)
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your tellin me bro. 100% chance of rain tomorrow (today now) and i wanted to pull the rest of my motor outta today

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I was gonna do an oil change with the 4 quarts of $30 royal purple oil I bought lol. rain ruins everything
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boo hoo u guys get a little rain......im expecting around 15 cm of snow to fall on top of the 5 that fell yesterday....mother nature jus wont give it up lol
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don't paint your rings...straight black looks better than anything...I like the type s bezel...glossy black rings...
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i dont give a hoot about snow. i'll work on the car all day long in the snow, just ask rich, we did.


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damn rain!!!!!!!!!!!!!!, well o well, i was gnna work on my fog lights to!, i read on PO that theres a cover on them in the inside to avoid blinding opposing traffic is that true ? (usdm)
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yeah man i think white would look great..something new u know
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I would ether go with gloss black or silver. But it's ultimately up to you.

And about the fogs. I know, at least on the JDM's, around the bulb, there's a little reflector that covers the light coming out of the top half of the bulb to send the light down, and side to side, as opposed to up also. But I'm not sure about the USDMs.
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white with a carbon spark plug cover would look awesome....i dunno about the bezels though i wouldnt bother with them
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well...the bezels aren't going to be white, but defintely the vc!, anyway i'm doing anything today seeming i feel like ****, ****ing chicken wings.., anyway and its RAINING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! why can't the weatherman be wrong when he's suppose to be..****
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white with a carbon spark plug cover would look awesome....i dunno about the bezels though i wouldnt bother with them
ummm, not to high jack the post, but do you know where to find a carbon spark plug cover?
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ummm, not to high jack the post, but do you know where to find a carbon spark plug cover?
no idea...maybe one will pop on ebay
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