Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
HiRo-CuBe
Member
HiRo-CuBe
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
Riverside, CA
Aug 13, 9:42pm - #248838 
Check out my painted console

Finished painting my console / gauge trim, what'd you guys think? I'm happy the light still shines through for the A/C panel smile

1870174188-Painted Center Console.jpg
Joined: May 2004
Posts: 300
Miketrd
Member
Miketrd
2003 Silver Toyota Celica GT
Member
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: May 2004
Posts: 300
Puerto Rico
Aug 13, 10:23pm - #248839 
I like it man, especially how it looks in combination with your gauges leds on.

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 677
CELIBORGY
Toyota ko!
CELIBORGY
2001 Carbon Blue Toyota Celica
Toyota ko!
2001 Toyota Celica

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 677
Chino, CA
Aug 13, 10:38pm - #248840 
that looks sweet, now you just need a SS and your set thumbsup


ako ang HARI ng sablay...
Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 946
PnOyGtS
Senior Member
PnOyGtS

Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 946
Nassau,NY
Aug 13, 10:39pm - #248841 
Nice!

Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 42
stormyone
Member
stormyone

Member
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 42
Cincinnati, OH
Aug 13, 10:56pm - #248842 
Looks nice!

thumbsup

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,873
cycocelica
daman
cycocelica

daman
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 2,873
Washington
Aug 13, 11:04pm - #248843 
sicc

Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 530
SquadOne
USJDM
SquadOne
2001 Black Toyota Celica
USJDM
2001 Toyota Celica

Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 530
Cali
Aug 13, 11:13pm - #248844 
that looks badass, nice setup!


[Linked Image]
Joined: May 2004
Posts: 274
dman
Member
dman

Member
1993 Toyota Celica ST

Joined: May 2004
Posts: 274
SoCal
Aug 13, 11:14pm - #248845 
hey dood that looks sick ! thumbsup


[Linked Image]
Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,864
stefanoc
Specialist
stefanoc

Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,864
CA
Aug 13, 11:20pm - #248846 
that looks awesome man. how did the light manage to shine through the ac signs after painting?

Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 908
GT2111
Senior Member
GT2111
2004 Red Toyota Celica GT
Senior Member
2004 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 908
Aug 13, 11:23pm - #248847 
^^^ He didn't paint them.. GTS have a LED setup that you can buy to change those colors! Check Teamcelica.com for those LEDS.

Anyways Looks awsome!

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,864
stefanoc
Specialist
stefanoc

Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,864
CA
Aug 13, 11:43pm - #248848 
^^wut did he paint then?
i would apreciate it if you give me a url cz i cant find it. btw, do you mean its a neon tube behind it or bulb covers?

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 447
supra_celica
Senior Member
supra_celica

Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica GTS

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 447
Woodstock, Georgia
Aug 13, 11:49pm - #248849 
Yeah, how long did all that take you? I've been tempted to do this for a while, but taking my car apart has never really appealed to me when I don't know exactly what I'm doing; neither has soddering.


Those who knew me, knew me well.
For those who don't, can go to hell.
Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
HiRo-CuBe
Member
HiRo-CuBe
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
Riverside, CA
Aug 14, 12:20am - #248850 
Originally Posted by stefanoc
that looks awesome man. how did the light manage to shine through the ac signs after painting?


Thanks, I actually used sticker overlays and covered up each of the icons before I painted it. I didn't think it'd turn out this well smile

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
HiRo-CuBe
Member
HiRo-CuBe
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
Riverside, CA
Aug 14, 12:21am - #248851 
Originally Posted by supra_celica
Yeah, how long did all that take you? I've been tempted to do this for a while, but taking my car apart has never really appealed to me when I don't know exactly what I'm doing; neither has soddering.


This project actually took me like 4 days. I had to go back and forth between the store for some supplies too. But I'm glad I finally finished thumbsup

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 447
supra_celica
Senior Member
supra_celica

Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica GTS

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 447
Woodstock, Georgia
Aug 14, 1:11am - #248852 
Any tips you wanna give? I've had blue neons and a blue head unit for a long time now and I really wanna match the inside up. Thanks.


Those who knew me, knew me well.
For those who don't, can go to hell.
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 4,278
Virgilson
TheFilipinoCrew
Virgilson

TheFilipinoCrew
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 4,278
Pomona, CA
Aug 14, 1:51am - #248853 
Originally Posted by HiRo-CuBe
Originally Posted by stefanoc
that looks awesome man. how did the light manage to shine through the ac signs after painting?


Thanks, I actually used sticker overlays and covered up each of the icons before I painted it. I didn't think it'd turn out this well smile



hey thats pretty smart...are you using a Neon to like up ur A/C controls.

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 2,224
oas
Specialist
oas
Specialist

Joined: Nov 2003
Posts: 2,224
Aug 14, 5:46am - #248854 
thumbsup

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 2,034
CeLlYgT04
Specialist
CeLlYgT04

Specialist

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 2,034
Orange County, Ca
Aug 14, 5:50am - #248855 
That looks INSANE! eek thumbsup

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,864
stefanoc
Specialist
stefanoc

Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,864
CA
Aug 14, 11:14am - #248856 
doesnt the sticket go off when ur wet sanding or sanding it?

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
HiRo-CuBe
Member
HiRo-CuBe
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
Riverside, CA
Aug 14, 4:33pm - #248857 
Originally Posted by supra_celica
Any tips you wanna give? I've had blue neons and a blue head unit for a long time now and I really wanna match the inside up. Thanks.


Hmm you could try changing up the lights behind the A/C console. There's an install guide in the install section if you want to check it out. Besides that you could replaces your gauges or just be creative and think of replacing anything that lights up in your car to be blue grin

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
HiRo-CuBe
Member
HiRo-CuBe
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
Riverside, CA
Aug 14, 4:33pm - #248858 
Originally Posted by Virgilson
Originally Posted by HiRo-CuBe
Originally Posted by stefanoc
that looks awesome man. how did the light manage to shine through the ac signs after painting?


Thanks, I actually used sticker overlays and covered up each of the icons before I painted it. I didn't think it'd turn out this well smile



hey thats pretty smart...are you using a Neon to like up ur A/C controls.


Yep, i'm using a neon tube to light up my A/C controls. I got it at target for a few dollars.

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
HiRo-CuBe
Member
HiRo-CuBe
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
Riverside, CA
Aug 14, 4:35pm - #248859 
Originally Posted by stefanoc
doesnt the sticket go off when ur wet sanding or sanding it?


I was just real careful when I was wet sanding around the A/C area, and no the stickers don't come off untill you peel them off. smile

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 1,296
bmw52786
Specialist
bmw52786

Specialist
2001 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: May 2003
Posts: 1,296
Orlando/Gainesville, FL
Aug 14, 6:30pm - #248860 
that looks awsome man! thumbsup


IF YOU POST IT -- THEY WILL COME
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 1,417
SmutasticGT
Specialist
SmutasticGT

Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 1,417
Florida
Aug 14, 7:03pm - #248861 
eek wow that looks amazing

Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 908
GT2111
Senior Member
GT2111
2004 Red Toyota Celica GT
Senior Member
2004 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2004
Posts: 908
Aug 14, 11:00pm - #248862 
Originally Posted by stefanoc
^^wut did he paint then?
i would apreciate it if you give me a url cz i cant find it. btw, do you mean its a neon tube behind it or bulb covers?



Teamcelica.com (there store)

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 416
GTStick
Senior Member
GTStick

Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 416
New York
Aug 14, 11:49pm - #248863 
quality job with the ac controls, everythign looks good thumbsup

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 400
celica2nv
Senior Member
celica2nv

Senior Member
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 400
Southern New Jersey
Aug 15, 7:26pm - #248864 
where did you get theh stickers to cover them at?looks nice by thhe way thumbsup

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 3,038
Clos
Specialist
Clos
2000 Spectra Blue Toyota Celica
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 3,038
Alexandria, VA
Aug 15, 7:32pm - #248865 
looks great thumbsup

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 1,239
xrage4200
Specialist
xrage4200

Specialist
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jun 2003
Posts: 1,239
Michigan
Aug 15, 7:44pm - #248866 
damn bro that looks good


[Linked Image]
CAR IN CONSTRUCTION
COMING SOON-Rod millen front lip,Veilside sides,TRD wing,X1 fenders and a drop. Pics be up in March...LONG wait..hehe
Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 46
Especial187
Member
Especial187
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2004
Posts: 46
O.C. California
Aug 15, 11:46pm - #248867 
Nice man! What gauges do you have and how did you get blue lights?

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 825
hkysk8r86
Senior Member
hkysk8r86

Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Sep 2003
Posts: 825
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Aug 16, 12:11pm - #248868 
Looks good man thumbsup

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 447
supra_celica
Senior Member
supra_celica

Senior Member
2000 Toyota Celica GTS

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 447
Woodstock, Georgia
Aug 16, 7:49pm - #248869 
What exactly did you use stickers on?


Those who knew me, knew me well.
For those who don't, can go to hell.
Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
HiRo-CuBe
Member
HiRo-CuBe
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
Riverside, CA
Aug 17, 7:06pm - #248870 
Originally Posted by Especial187
Nice man! What gauges do you have and how did you get blue lights?


Hey thanks, I have RJautoworks gauges with blue LED's that I soldered for my gauges. http://www.rjautoworks.com

The blue behind the AC panel is a neon tube that I got at target.

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
HiRo-CuBe
Member
HiRo-CuBe
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
Riverside, CA
Aug 17, 7:08pm - #248871 
Originally Posted by supra_celica
What exactly did you use stickers on?


I used the stickers to cover up the little icons on the AC panel while I painted it. I took them off later so the light will shine through even after painted.

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
HiRo-CuBe
Member
HiRo-CuBe
2000 Liquid Silver Toyota Celica
Member
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Nov 2002
Posts: 198
Riverside, CA
Aug 17, 7:10pm - #248872 
Originally Posted by celica2nv
where did you get theh stickers to cover them at?looks nice by thhe way thumbsup


I got my stickers from b0x over on newceli I'm not sure if he has any left though.

Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
spaceman
spaceman
2001 Toyota Celica GT
Belgium

Posts: 97
Joined: July 2004
Random: celica rulez
Show All Member Profiles 
Shout Box
Recent Topics
02' Celica GT pictures - New member
by Daweed. 05/21/2017 3:34 PM
Engine Developed Slight Tapping Noise
by ciaranleeman. 05/17/2017 12:49 AM
Apexi N1 exhaust
by Felix0697. 05/15/2017 4:58 PM
Toyota celica GT 2004 - 6 gears?
by Arve2afm. 05/13/2017 5:33 AM
FS: Custom OEM Tsunami Badge
by 00BlkCeli. 05/08/2017 11:11 AM
Looking for parts sources
by Calparts. 05/05/2017 11:18 PM
2004 GTS my 6th gear going to neutral by itself
by CapistranCelica. 05/05/2017 3:16 AM
1994 Celica Veilside Body Kit
by TheFernMan. 05/02/2017 8:30 PM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20170512)