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Old 09-22-2011, 07:51 PM
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Old 09-22-2011, 08:01 PM
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LMFAO!!!!! That looks FHUCKED!
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Re: How does This look?

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Old 09-22-2011, 08:31 PM
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Re: How does This look?

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Old 09-22-2011, 08:32 PM
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Re: How does This look?

Fill, sand, and paint would probably be the cheapest way to try to fix that...if you fail, you're really not that invested.
Another option might be to wrap the bezel in suede. That'll help clean up the edges.
The only other thing that MIGHT work is finding some really thin trim, cut it to fit around the stereo (mitre corners), paint, clear and install?
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Old 09-22-2011, 08:40 PM
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Re: How does This look?

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plus labor...
and final product still will equal a f*cked up bezel.... UNLESS your a pro with fiberglass, and if you are a pro, then your time and labor will equal the other $50 plus more.

you're not going to win.
why the hell would you charge yourself for labor that is the dumbest thing ive ever heard, doing it yourself is to save money by not having to pay someone else to do the labor.....so that makes no sense. i dont install something on my car and say hmmmmm i should be paying myself $15 dollars per hour, i think hell yeah im not paying some other guy that much to do something i can do myself.

im not trying to win either, the poster said he doesnt want the oem bezel i was giving him other options dont see how that is a competition....which you would lose cause he clearly went out of his way to do the bezel the way it is now and im sure he didnt charge himself for the labor he was looking for a way around using the oem bezel which is super ugly and looks dumb with smaller aftermarket radios in it sorry if you dont agree
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Fill, sand, and paint would probably be the cheapest way to try to fix that...if you fail, you're really not that invested.
Another option might be to wrap the bezel in suede. That'll help clean up the edges.
The only other thing that MIGHT work is finding some really thin trim, cut it to fit around the stereo (mitre corners), paint, clear and install?
Yeah. Either that, or setting it on fire MAKE IT GO AWAY!!!!!
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Old 09-22-2011, 09:00 PM
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Re: How does This look?

Fiberglass! Would cost alot less then the nav bezel. Wrap it in some factory leather. That'd be sexy.
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Re: How does This look?

Just, no. Whats with all these new people coming on here saying lets fill stuff with fiber glass, wrap it in suade, that would look great! Get the OEM nav bezel. Thats the only way this will look good, end of story.
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Just, no. Whats with all these new people coming on here saying lets fill stuff with fiber glass, wrap it in suade, that would look great! Get the OEM nav bezel. Thats the only way this will look good, end of story.
seriously, what is so wrong with the oem nav bezel that everyone hates it? the stock radio bezel looks like shit compared to the nav bezel. it complements the hump over the speedo. the radio bezel doesnt match anything on the dash. leather would look horrible there.
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Old 09-22-2011, 10:58 PM
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why the hell would you charge yourself for labor that is the dumbest thing ive ever heard, doing it yourself is to save money by not having to pay someone else to do the labor.....so that makes no sense. i dont install something on my car and say hmmmmm i should be paying myself $15 dollars per hour, i think hell yeah im not paying some other guy that much to do something i can do myself.

im not trying to win either, the poster said he doesnt want the oem bezel i was giving him other options dont see how that is a competition....which you would lose cause he clearly went out of his way to do the bezel the way it is now and im sure he didnt charge himself for the labor he was looking for a way around using the oem bezel which is super ugly and looks dumb with smaller aftermarket radios in it sorry if you dont agree
I think he was trying to say time is money. If you're a pro and you work on your own car then you are usually bypassing another job, thus it is costing you money.
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I think he was trying to say time is money. If you're a pro and you work on your own car then you are usually bypassing another job, thus it is costing you money.
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