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Old 07-22-2013   #1 (permalink)
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The transformation of my RYD

Well, I decided it was time I consolidated all of my mods into one thread

The first post will be my progress up to this point. All future updates will be posted here. Here goes nothing!

The day I bought her:







First Mod:









Added HIDs



Dipping:











SS Tail Covers











Tint







Wheels







LED under dash. All interior lights are also replaced with LED bulbs, but I don't have pics of that.




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Debadged



Retinted with 35%



Color matched bowtie



Shortly thereafter replaced with a new grille







Added chrome turn signal bulbs and tinted my third brake light







Missing pics of my stereo install, LED interior lighting, and some other odds and ends

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Precision 6262 Turbo, ZZP Z3, CXRacing intercooler, ZZP 3" Cat-back, Muffler delete, Bosch 42.5# Injectors, Bosch fuel pump, CTS-V Brembos, Stainless lines, BC Racing coilovers, Dorman solid sway bar, SPEC-D LED headlights, LED heads and fogs, Quad tails, C5 reverse lights, All LED interior, LED 6 gauge cluster retrofit, LED puddle lights, LED underglow, Debadged, Painted emblems, Color-matched trim, Kenwood DDX271, Polk Audio dxi6500 components, Polk Audio db690, Hifonics GLX100.4, 2x Polk Audio db1240 in custom box, Hifonics ZRX1800.1D, KMC District, Nitto NT555G2, SS tail covers, SS spoiler, SS Lip, 20% tint, Black mesh grille

*1999 Escalade - 150k
Winter daily on 22s

*2001 Dakota - 99k
Custom painted runaround

*2014 Impala LT Limited - 65k
"Dad's ride"

*1992 Caprice Wagon - Sold @ 195k
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Looks great Jeff!!!!!

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I can't get over how good those ls4 wheels look on that 7th gen. Sick.

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Car looks great, Jeff! Nice work!

PS thanks for the single thread.

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Damn that thing looks good!

Ps. I see what you did there with your title.

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Damn that thing looks good!

Ps. I see what you did there with your title.
X2 on both statements!

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*1999 Escalade - 150k
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*2001 Dakota - 99k
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*2014 Impala LT Limited - 65k
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*1992 Caprice Wagon - Sold @ 195k
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Very cool! Love that grill!

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love the badgless grille, i saw that on ebay a while back never saw anyone with it

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love the badgless grille, i saw that on ebay a while back never saw anyone with it
Thank you. In my opinion, it looks kinda cheap without the lip painted. I'm so glad I spent the time to do it

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*1999 Escalade - 150k
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*2001 Dakota - 99k
Custom painted runaround

*2014 Impala LT Limited - 65k
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*1992 Caprice Wagon - Sold @ 195k
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i see some but not all pics? iz it my interwebz?

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All the pictures are hosted on the same photobucket

Try reloading the thread in a couple of hours

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Precision 6262 Turbo, ZZP Z3, CXRacing intercooler, ZZP 3" Cat-back, Muffler delete, Bosch 42.5# Injectors, Bosch fuel pump, CTS-V Brembos, Stainless lines, BC Racing coilovers, Dorman solid sway bar, SPEC-D LED headlights, LED heads and fogs, Quad tails, C5 reverse lights, All LED interior, LED 6 gauge cluster retrofit, LED puddle lights, LED underglow, Debadged, Painted emblems, Color-matched trim, Kenwood DDX271, Polk Audio dxi6500 components, Polk Audio db690, Hifonics GLX100.4, 2x Polk Audio db1240 in custom box, Hifonics ZRX1800.1D, KMC District, Nitto NT555G2, SS tail covers, SS spoiler, SS Lip, 20% tint, Black mesh grille

*1999 Escalade - 150k
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*2001 Dakota - 99k
Custom painted runaround

*2014 Impala LT Limited - 65k
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*1992 Caprice Wagon - Sold @ 195k
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