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#31\2015-02-09 20:54

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We got an antenna that doesn't work because it has nothing to hook up to. But it looks better than that NOS sticker.

We got pigtails for the marker lights, but the front driver side is from an S14. The rear is missing the bracket to hold the marker in place. I know there's a ton of crap in there.
My dad painted the door handle, and if the color matches he will paint the front fenders.

We also found the problem for the driver auto seatbelt, a sensor or something in the door lock where the pin goes isn't detecting the door is closed, we tested the passenger side and it works no problem. We'll check it when we take the door panel off for the door handle. Yesterday, we spent about $275 for parts. The whole power steering system, antenna, both fenders, marker lights and pigtails, bumper support because the one we had was cut for an intercooler, and a bunch of miscellaneous bolts.
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While my dad painted the door handle he finally decided to paint my R34 model.


Added 13 minutes later:

And I just found out that the door handle is too dark.
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#32\2015-02-11 19:42

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My dad repainted the door handle and took the gas door to match. The color is just so faded the original paint code doesn't match at all. It's still not a perfect match but it's a lot better than before. And since we're going to be painting the fender, hood, truck, and the roof, I think it might be a better idea if we just respray the whole car.


Added 4 hours later:

Much better color match.


Here's the old color

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#33\2015-02-16 02:24

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So we got the car started after we got a heater hose from our parts guy and bunch of other parts, We found where the exhaust leaks were. One leak is under the driver seat, and the other one it right at the end a the header. And since we haven't started it for a while we got lifter ticks, but after some really thick heavy duty Lucas oil, it's now good. The engine is off time a little, it's cranked fully to advanced because whoever put it together did it wrong. The exhaust is shaking because of the missing rubber bracket. We were going to drive it today along with my friends RHD CRX because I wanted to drive it. But it was too late and we plan on driving it tomorrow with no plates because the ones we have aren't for my car.

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#34\2015-02-21 02:06

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well for the door handle its okay if it doesn't match
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#35\2015-02-21 03:59

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Yeah, and my dad got the fenders painted yesterday but I was too sick in bed to get a picture. And I went to the doctors to find out I have an ear infection. My dogs scared me thinking they were going to knock them over because they ran into them here and there.

And most likely not going to get much done tomorrow, because I'm going to the PARC drift event.

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So, we didn't spend as much time as I thought we would at PARC. But we still didn't get much done.
We got the bumper off

Old fenders gone, and my friend took them for his car.

And the clean fenders on.

Tomorrow, we're going to load up the sharknose bumper so my dad can get it fixed. get the lids off the headlights and paint those the color of the car. And order clear marker lights around the car.
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#36\2015-02-22 03:39

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Heres my first car a 89 240x coupe with a sr20det i love this car lol soon im thinkinhg on doing the silvia nose then repainting it [img]http://upload.streetlegalmods.com/image/Hh[/img]


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Bro nice working :P Good luck with progress
#38\2015-02-22 15:14

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2015-02-22 00:39#253507 Cutlass1 : Heres my first car a 89 240x coupe with a sr20det i love this car lol soon im thinkinhg on doing the silvia nose then repainting it [img]http://upload.streetlegalmods.com/image/Hh[/img]

That things sweet! And personally, the Silva front looks best on coupes.

2015-02-22 08:55#253513 zebenkstis : Bro nice working :P Good luck with progress

Thanks!

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#39\2015-02-23 21:00

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My headlight lids are now painted and they look sweet now.



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#40\2015-02-24 10:33

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the paint looks good! The whole car to be honest. It needs a lot of technical work in my eyes.

Why didn't you take out the engine and paint the engine bay too?

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