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    1. Member yolo.'s Avatar
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      04-16-2012 08:39 PM #1
      Never created my own build thread. Figured I'd keep this thread updated as I continue with my car.
      Former Name: iTz JERSEY

      Day1



      Then I bought Stasis Coils and wheels. I thought ASA's were cool at the time.


      OEM 20th lip and skirts. Sat like this for awhile.


      Switched out the PO's pos unit with a double din. OEM+ ftw.


      Spacers.



      Shaved hood/bumper. FK 2-bar grill.


      Painted calipers a bronze/gold color to try and match turn signals. I think it came out alright.


      Had enough of my wheels. Straight up trade for Aristos
      Got almost a brand new 20th exhaust for free. Obviously I took it. Put it on the same day.


      Took the liners and sway bar out. Looking back, I wish I had just cut holes in them instead of completely taking them out.

      Bought matching ambers. Cruised like this all summer.



      During the summer, took care of some maintenance
      -Bought a stubby and floor mats

      Got some DZ1's from joshpwnstango



      Only ran them for a month or so before I began hibernation and went in winter mode.




      aledelic42.


      Took care of the headlights

      Before:


      After:


      Bored at work and spent several hours doing this.


      Thought stickers were cool. Before & After


      DZ1. 17x8.5 & 17x10
      Just ordered new Falkens. 205/45's & 215/45's

      Still currently in the process of refinishing my wheels. Yes, they're fake splits. I have DZ centercaps to cover up the ugly multi-lug.


      Just ordered Gold bolts/studs. Faces are candy white, bolts are gold, and lips will be polished.


      Stupid Kielen's car getting worked on


      Messed around with NickBroderick's old and new wheels




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      Ordered these today.
      yolo. lol.

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      04-16-2012 08:43 PM #2
      your car looks like a toy compared to the two trucks lol
      cars lookin good
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      04-16-2012 08:44 PM #3
      sweeet

      why did you change usernames? and why did you pick 'yolo'.......
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      04-16-2012 08:44 PM #4
      nice progress!

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      04-16-2012 08:46 PM #5
      Quote Originally Posted by Chris Whit View Post
      why did you change usernames? and why did you pick 'yolo'.......
      Picked 'yolo.' as a joke for those that take it seriously
      Had to switch names cause the password on the old account was from an old email so had no way of getting it
      yolo. lol.

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      04-16-2012 08:50 PM #6
      good job

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      04-16-2012 08:52 PM #7
      Quote Originally Posted by yolo. View Post
      Picked 'yolo.' as a joke for those that take it seriously
      Had to switch names cause the password on the old account was from an old email so had no way of getting it
      gotcha. YOLO!
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      04-16-2012 08:54 PM #8
      Nice man. Great pogression. I have a set of the grenade caps on my GTi...

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      04-16-2012 08:54 PM #9
      Quote Originally Posted by Chris Whit View Post
      sweeet

      why did you change usernames? and why did you pick 'yolo'.......
      This! I didn't know that was your username before. I like your car man but after that name I was like who the fuk is this kid.
      "QUALITY>QUANTITY" low..its a lifestyle xxDrive LOW Park LOWERxx

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      04-16-2012 08:58 PM #10
      Quote Originally Posted by -EuroDub- View Post
      This! I didn't know that was your username before. I like your car man but after that name I was like who the fuk is this kid.
      Haha I just realized your reasoning behind picking this name. Oh btw I actually planned on doing exactly this with my reps but been to lazy. Looking forward to seeing the outcome
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      04-16-2012 09:02 PM #11
      Quote Originally Posted by -EuroDub- View Post
      This! I didn't know that was your username before. I like your car man but after that name I was like who the fuk is this kid.
      haha same
      car looks good man super clean
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      04-16-2012 09:08 PM #12
      Very nice! Looking forward to the finished wheels.

      and I hope those valve stem caps dont get stolen

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      04-16-2012 11:00 PM #13
      Quote Originally Posted by TheColbster View Post
      your car looks like a toy compared to the two trucks lol
      cars lookin good
      I love how that pic came out.

      Quote Originally Posted by GLIgeorge View Post
      nice progress!
      Quote Originally Posted by aledelic42 View Post
      good job


      Quote Originally Posted by KCISRViTG10 View Post
      Nice man. Great pogression. I have a set of the grenade caps on my GTi...
      Thanks, the gold caps look sick.

      Quote Originally Posted by -EuroDub- View Post
      Haha I just realized your reasoning behind picking this name. Oh btw I actually planned on doing exactly this with my reps but been to lazy. Looking forward to seeing the outcome
      Thanks

      Quote Originally Posted by RG.Jeff View Post
      car looks good man super clean


      Quote Originally Posted by bobbyk94 View Post
      Very nice! Looking forward to the finished wheels.
      and I hope those valve stem caps dont get stolen
      Yea that's exactly what I was thinking when I bought them haha
      yolo. lol.

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      04-16-2012 11:05 PM #14
      I want those ****ing mercedes 19's.

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      04-16-2012 11:35 PM #15
      where did you order the bolts/studs from? my buddy has been looking for a site that sells them for a while...

      car has come along nicely btw
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      04-16-2012 11:39 PM #16
      i love watching builds like this but it makes me wish i had more money to do similar to my car looks good

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    18. 04-17-2012 12:00 AM #18
      looks sick dude. im gettin a 1.8t gti durring the summer. Havent decided what i wanna do to it yet. haha And whatd you use to clean the lights?

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      04-17-2012 12:05 AM #19
      Nice and clean

      Liked it the most with the aristos

      Those grenades look pretty sick too

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      04-17-2012 01:19 PM #20
      Quote Originally Posted by livinzlyfe View Post
      I want those ****ing mercedes 19's.
      do it mang.

      Quote Originally Posted by Mk4WiLk01 View Post
      where did you order the bolts/studs from? my buddy has been looking for a site that sells them for a while...
      car has come along nicely btw
      black forest industries

      Quote Originally Posted by JayDD007 View Post
      i love watching builds like this but it makes me wish i had more money to do similar to my car looks good
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      Quote Originally Posted by vedubdude View Post
      looks sick dude. im gettin a 1.8t gti durring the summer. Havent decided what i wanna do to it yet. haha And whatd you use to clean the lights?
      turtle wax now has a headlight restore kit.

      Quote Originally Posted by Miller7204 View Post
      Nice and clean
      Liked it the most with the aristos
      Those grenades look pretty sick too
      In4picsofcompletewheels
      thanks, me too
      yolo. lol.

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      04-17-2012 02:14 PM #21
      Those DZ1's are

      I gotta check out black forest industries for some lugz too.

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      04-17-2012 02:20 PM #22
      love the dz1's. great work
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    23. Member yolo.'s Avatar
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      04-18-2012 12:51 PM #23
      Ordered hub rings and a few other small things


      Caps shipped
      Rings shipped
      Bolts haven't shipped yet
      Tires here

      Centers should be done tomorrow, if I find time before work I'll post pics. This weekend I will probably begin polishing.
      yolo. lol.

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      04-18-2012 01:01 PM #24
      Looking good, great progress.
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      04-18-2012 01:04 PM #25
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