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OOSilver_S
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2000 Toyota Celica

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Feb 20, 11:53pm - #108052 
Painted my stock shift Knob

As you can see I painted the number inlay on my stock shifter silver to match my exterior/dash. The pic doesnt do justice though, but trust me its the same silver as rest(not white)

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stefanoc
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CA
Feb 21, 12:17am - #108053 
that looks cool bro. how did you exactly do it?

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Feb 21, 12:20am - #108054 
interesting.

BTW: you profile says Apex N1 Catback Exhaust. the apex n1 is an axle back exhaust wink


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Feb 21, 1:03am - #108055 
looks nice..

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Evan
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Feb 21, 1:09am - #108056 
Nice work thumbsup


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Feb 21, 2:07am - #108057 
Originally Posted by Evan
Nice work thumbsup


Yea, it looks good thumbsup

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Feb 21, 3:13am - #108058 
very cool thumbsup

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Stephen
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2003 Silver Toyota Celica GT
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Feb 21, 4:07am - #108059 
haven't seen a silver paint job like that before, looks really good thumbsup

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Feb 21, 9:55am - #108060 
damn...how did you do it so perfectly!! thumbsup thumbsup


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OOSilver_S
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Feb 21, 10:09am - #108061 
Originally Posted by NorwayGT

interesting.

BTW: you profile says Apex N1 Catback Exhaust. the apex n1 is an axle back exhaust wink


yeah but whos really paying attention

I used a model paint pen and a real fine paint brush. I sharpened the paint pens fat tip down to a thread size.

Also if someone trys it, if you get out of the lines, wipe off the paint real quick several times and it wont affect the letter because of the inlay

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Feb 21, 1:49pm - #108062 
nice work


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Feb 21, 2:50pm - #108063 
Hey wow, i think it's really cool. It's a nice accent to the interior. I really think that some shifters out there are way overdone.


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Feb 22, 2:54pm - #108064 
thats cool thumbsup thumbsup

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Feb 24, 7:31am - #108065 
I've been working on some shift knob mods...I painted the letter silver with the touch up paint from the car, looks cool. I also redid the stitching on one of the knobs with red thread and a flat stitch, and one with silver and offset stich. I'll post some pics tonight, they look cool.


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Feb 24, 8:16am - #108066 
nice

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Feb 24, 5:32pm - #108067 
great job

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Feb 25, 2:01pm - #108068 
looks good! thumbsup


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Feb 26, 6:49am - #108069 
very cool
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