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Old 14th March 2009, 20:23   #61
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the top chrome strip, yes, fitting tape at the curved edges was a bit tricky and is obvious at distances <1m , and does not look good. I just wanted to try it out how it looked , since If i dont like it, the black vinyl can be peeled off , and the crome will look as if nothing happened to it. I'd suggest you try that out before painting it black. cost me only a 100 bucks

will post a pic from a better angle. my batteries are dead
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Old 15th March 2009, 01:34   #62
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Your Red Grills are overshadowing all changes there
So thats what they were. Was wondering why he had put up a pic saying he blacked out the chrome, when it was actually red! Didnt pay so much attention. Lol.
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Old 16th March 2009, 17:17   #63
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Here`s a pic of my Debadged Xing....

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Was getting Tints one day and asked the guy to remove the badges as well ,he took just 5 mins and did a good job imo.
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Here`s a pic of my Debadged Xing....

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Was getting Tints one day and asked the guy to remove the badges as well ,he took just 5 mins and did a good job imo.
Nice job dude. Also wanted to ask, about the smoked taillights. How much did it cost ya, and how did u go ahead. Did u smoke the bulbs too?
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Old 16th March 2009, 21:30   #65
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Here is a pic of my Debadged Car, Removed all the Logos and replaced the H logo with a RED JDM Honda logo.

I was a little afraid of the DIY and local guys so took the car to the best in the business, Autopsyche. Arush was kind enough to do it for my car professionally.
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Here is a pic of my Debadged Car, Removed all the Logos and replaced the H logo with a RED JDM Honda logo.

I was a little afraid of the DIY and local guys so took the car to the best in the business, Autopsyche. Arush was kind enough to do it for my car professionally.
Debadged professionally as in?
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Nice job dude. Also wanted to ask, about the smoked taillights. How much did it cost ya, and how did u go ahead. Did u smoke the bulbs too?
Thanks ,the guy who does most of the denting painting work for me did it for free actually.
One coat of Matt black paint followed by clear coating.
Bulbs ? Nop.
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Old 17th March 2009, 20:59   #68
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My suggestion
Looks pretty neat, first i will debadge completely and then see how the suggested arrangement looks

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Imagination at work.
A bit messy, I know; but not too experienced with PS.
Black one looks awesome, folks with black SX4 can give it a try.
For my car, if i do this arrangement at the back, then will have to do the same at the front chrome parts too

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how does she look with a black logo?
Smoked tail lamps will make it look even more deadly

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I de blinged all the chrome in my front grill with black vinyl But its not very obvious
Looks good with white IMO

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Here`s a pic of my Debadged Xing....
Black is evergreen and looks very good with debadging and smoked lamps

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Here is a pic of my Debadged Car, Removed all the Logos and replaced the H logo with a RED JDM Honda logo.
Well thought of combination, cant believe that you got the lights on the spoiler also smoked

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Well thought of combination, cant believe that you got the lights on the spoiler also smoked
Ummmmm, Thats Real Carbon Fiber. The spoiler has no lights on it.
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lol.hahaha.

See manan seems that now you'll have to paint that CF white or else people will think you've smoked the lights on the spoiler.Lol.

Why are you misleading people.tell them its just black electrical tape that you've put on the spoiler.Lol.

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lol.hahaha.

See manan seems that now you'll have to paint that CF white or else people will think you've smoked the lights on the spoiler.Lol.


I should have bought the single piece one color ABS Mugen Spoiler instead of the carbon fiber one. It was much cheaper too.

You buy The CF one i have, I will change . Blueraven has posted one in the classified section. I will sell at the same price
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lol you want me to take that Electrical tape spoiler for that price.Ok lets just remove the K from the price.

I'll give you a better idea.I'll courier you some white coloured tape.and then you can be proud of your all white spoiler.
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[quote=Meer;1217770]

Smoked tail lamps will make it look even more deadly

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Tell me about it, I smoked my headlights and love the way the car just looks narrower.
Cant figure out how to smoke the tail lights, dont want to do them completely. Thinking of just doing it around the edges and the chrome on the side and the divisions between indicators and reverse lights. What say you guys? Been trying a PS but its looks horrendous everytime I finish.
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lol you want me to take that Electrical tape spoiler for that price.Ok lets just remove the K from the price.

I'll give you a better idea.I'll courier you some white coloured tape.and then you can be proud of your all white spoiler.
LOL!!! Sanyam has some nice CF Look a like Stickers at GYRO, I will sell at that price only, CF Spoiler
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m4ugr8, Civic rear looks very neat with out all the badges. Mine also is white and tempted to do this. Only worry is about the resale value.
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