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Well, as most of you know, I'm heading up to the arctic for a month for work, so I'll be gone at 3pm this afternoon. I had a hurried morning of finishing up some mods before I go... the gf kept telling me I had to pack instead

So, firstly, since I had to get a new speedometer as mine had decided to become posessed, I tore apart the old one, and painted it up to match my accent color.





I also took the time to sand down the cluster cover, and add some more paint to that.



Here's the installed look



And does anyone remember the underglow i'd been talking about a while back? Don't blame ya if you don't, it's been a while. Need some night shots, but that's not gonna happen for a while.





And have you ever tried to find anything in your glovebox at night? I've TRIED, but couldn't see anything, so here's a helper mod I also converted my door sills to orange LED and got those hooked up as well.





And finally, I got my new brakes installed at my friend's shop after I tried removing the back rotors and came up failing completely. They heated them, cooled them, repeated, 10lb sledge for 5 minutes and they FINALLY came off. Glad it wasn't me







and this is me signing off See ya guys in a month... and don't worry girls, there will be pics of sunlight at 3am for ya.
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Wow!!! Cool stuff, Kurtis!

Be safe and we'll see ya soon!
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THAT'S AWESOME Kurtis! Be safe, hurry back as you'll be dearly missed!
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wow..lotsa cool stuff!!! lookin good brutha..
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nicely done...like the under glow
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Kurtis, that just looks awesome man! I always like to see just what you're gonna' do next, but be safe up there, we'll see ya' when you get back, and, yes, we're going to hold you to those pics!!!

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nice job there kurtis. loving the new dash look. i myself tried the glovebox led trick, but i thought why run a seperate line just solder the led's to the pressure switch. long story short, i must buy a new pressure switch cuz i boogered the old one up and now have no glavebox lights
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nice job there kurtis. loving the new dash look. i myself tried the glovebox led trick, but i thought why run a seperate line just solder the led's to the pressure switch. long story short, i must buy a new pressure switch cuz i boogered the old one up and now have no glavebox lights
I ran a pressure switch too, still have to have the interior lights on for it to work though.
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