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Jan 17, 10:12pm - #376949 
Dash removed

Hey guys, just wanted to show you what the dash looked like underneath. I had some horrible rattles in my dash due tomy polyurthane filled motor-mounts. I removed the dash to apply fat-mat(generic dynamat) everywhere. I got a hold of a plethera of scraps so I used them and I have a shit load to spare. It was a grueling process, one day removal, one day installed. but it was kinda cool, gave me a better understanding of whats in my car.


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Jan 17, 10:15pm - #376950 
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Jan 17, 10:16pm - #376951 
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Jan 17, 10:17pm - #376952 
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Jan 17, 10:20pm - #376953 
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Jan 17, 10:24pm - #376954 
HOLLLLLLYYYY SHIT HOW LONG DID THAT TAKE!!!


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Jan 17, 10:25pm - #376955 
Originally Posted by Jtultra
It was a grueling process, one day removal, one day installed. but it was kinda cool, gave me a better understanding of whats in my car.


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i wanted to get the vac gauge because it constantly moves. more of a race feel i think
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Jan 17, 11:58pm - #376956 
did you take pics of the whole process? you should make a write up if you did. unless there already is one lol a few people been askin how to do this lately.


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Jan 18, 12:41am - #376957 
Holy crap!

So the rattle is no more correct?


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Jan 18, 12:50am - #376958 
you should painted the whole dash black while it was out. that would have been cool thumbsup

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Jan 18, 2:16am - #376959 
eek i wouldn't wanna see my car like that frown

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Jan 18, 4:39am - #376960 
Where did you get the gauges in the center consol done?? I was thinking that would be a great way/place to put in gauges. Could you post some more pics of your center consol?? What was the cost on that project?? If you don't mind... thanks!

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Jan 18, 6:18am - #376961 
no rattles in the dash, I have a little rattle still at the ignition, my keys rattle. I would make a write up, but it seems like it'd be a lot of work. I used the diagrams in the tech books in the gallery sections. I was afraid to paint my dash, I painted a piece of my door and it turned out horrible. I have to fix it some how. Painting is the worst thing ever. About the center console, I made that myself w/ fiberglass. I had a sale on fiberglass projects during christmas but I only recently got 2 orders for a JDM look-alike and a console like mine


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Jan 18, 7:57am - #376962 
eek eek eekdamn that looks like a lot of work

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Jan 18, 8:09am - #376963 
way to go man...glad everything turned out well for you...

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Jan 18, 8:24am - #376964 
good job i tried getting it off and i gave up and di my project with it on


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Jan 18, 10:50am - #376965 
Originally Posted by fonz182
you should painted the whole dash black while it was out. that would have been cool thumbsup

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Jan 18, 10:57am - #376966 
that looks really hard lol i would cry in the middle lol wtf

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Jan 18, 2:20pm - #376967 
yea I painted my doors, and they're pretty screwed. I wanted to paint that accent strip on the door where it flows into the speacker grill black. didn't work so well. I haven't really worked on it that much though, but I absolutely hate painting. I need some advice


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Jan 18, 2:30pm - #376968 
i would never wanna do that lol


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Jan 19, 2:11am - #376969 
Originally Posted by SmutasticGT
Originally Posted by fonz182
you should painted the whole dash black while it was out. that would have been cool thumbsup


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painted mine a while ago...

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you should do it and its fun driving around without a dash!!

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Jan 19, 2:28am - #376970 
Originally Posted by mukalicious
Originally Posted by SmutasticGT
Originally Posted by fonz182
you should painted the whole dash black while it was out. that would have been cool thumbsup


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painted mine a while ago...

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you should do it and its fun driving around without a dash!!


Damn!! That is freaking awesome!

What tools did you use to paint that? Professionally done or what?


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Jan 19, 12:51pm - #376971 
i used some sand paper, to rough up the surface. soap and water to clean it off. blue masking tape and newspaper to mark off the diferent colors. and these paints:

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the duplicolor is from walmart and the SEM was from an autopaint store. if you have a hairdryer, its useful to speed up the drying process.

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Jan 19, 12:53pm - #376972 
damn, sorry bout that pic size! rofl

and i had a little extra of the SEM silver so i also painted this:

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