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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

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I got it done from I guy I found from one of my friends. He is in Southern California. I can pm you his info if you want. I don't know exactly how he did it but he sanded it down and then dyed and sealed it. He had originally quoted me 40 dollars but since he did such a good job I gave him an extra 5. It looks great and feels really nice too. Took a better picture this morning, so you can see the real color.
Okay cool so he sanded it also? Yours is almost as bad as mine but mines actually deteriorating on top so I wonder if that would take care of it. How'd you take the steering wheel off? Looks great!
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

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not really something I did today but last week:



Is that the stock 3.7 intake tube just wrapped?
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Old 09-09-2013, 06:13 PM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

to answer both questions, the S&W casings are real and I did fire them from a S&W compact .40 cal hand gun. the answer to your second question, no this is not the factory air intake. it is an injin power flow intake and filter.
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Old 09-09-2013, 07:17 PM
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Okay cool so he sanded it also? Yours is almost as bad as mine but mines actually deteriorating on top so I wonder if that would take care of it. How'd you take the steering wheel off? Looks great!
Yeah mine had deteriorated on the top pretty badly as well. Uploaded a close up pic. The entire wheel had lost about 60% of its color and it even had wrinkles on the right side which he was also able to remove. He said that I didn't have to remove the wheel but I did so anyways since he was going to be sanding it, and I didn't want to get the little particles in my car. It was easy to remove, a 10 min job, if you are ok with removing an airbag. Just unplug the negative terminal from the battery for 20 mins to ensure the airbag doesn't go off, the remove the two 10 mm bolts that hold their bag in place, and disconnect the two electrical connectors. Also disconnect the two connectors for the audio controls at the back of the wheel. Then there is a 1/2" bolt that holds the wheel in place. After that is removed use a wheel puller and just pop it right off.
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not really something I did today but last week:
Lol looks like a cast for a broken arm. How did you thread the valve stem caps?
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

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Lol looks like a cast for a broken arm. How did you thread the valve stem caps?
lol, i didn't think of that. the plastic caps are glued inside of the casings
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

What did I do to my WK today? Well, I filled the gas tank for the second time this week already. That blows!
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

trying to improve all the mods i've done over the years and the 1 that bugs me is my lighted cupholders. Came upon this while on Jeepforum

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what do you guys think?
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Old 09-11-2013, 11:45 PM
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

that looks like it could be epic!
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