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Old 07-07-2011   #1
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black_em2 build/progress thread

Bought her in June 2010 looking like this


Weak *** fart can

DC Short shift adapter and weighted ****

Then I ridded the ricer wheels.



and now the currents

Here is my 05 Civic VP

List of my mods
Exterior
6000k HID lows
8000k HID highs
OEM spoiler
License relocator
Blacked out tails.

Suspension/wheels
Rokkor Coils (better than riding on blown OEM's w/ S Techs)
Black enkei EDR9 16" wheels
205/50/16 tires

Interior
05 ES1 Cluster
Mugen Pedals
OEM Power Windows with Door panels.

Engine
Magnaflow catback exhaust
AEM V2 SRI w/ Dryflow Filter

ICE
Python 900 2 way alarm with trunk pop
Pioneer Deh-8300ub head unit
Infinity Kappa 6.5" components
Kicker 3-way 6x9 rears
2 MTX tr-45's in a ported box at 2ohms
Kicker dx 200.4 (mids and highs)
Alpine mrp-500 amp(subs)




BEFORE THE DROP

AFTER









...sounds amazing by the way. (i'll try to get a vid here soon.)
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Looks great
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looks like you have put some time into your car. keep up the good work
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Looks really good. Car is sharp. Love your rims.
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Very clean man. Good call on those ricer rims
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Very clean man. Good call on those ricer rims
Yeah, I really thought they were AMAZING when I bought the car. after a few months I was like meh ick!
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how do you like that amp? does it overheat quickly?
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Which one, the kicker or the alpine?

They are both amazing and they never overheat
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Re: black_em2 build/progress thread

o sorry was talking about the alpine but thanks for answering thats good to hear im about to buy it
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Looks super sexy

& those 2 12's look like a tight fit haha
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Yeah they are but how much bass I get out of 500 rms is amazing. I am third on the spl chart at the local stereo shop
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Nice, did you get a readout of how much DB you're pushing?

Could prolly easily beat those MTX's with a basic single 12" setup if you know what you're doing
Mind you, MTX has awesome subs for the price though.
What are you pushing them with?
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yeah it was like 143.5 or something that was with the seats up and before I dynamatted my car. An Alpine MRP-500
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Sorry for DP
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Painting stuff is seriously money well spent, it only takes a couple rattle cans to make a world of difference.
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Yeah, agreed. I wanna do my VC wrinkle black since my car is murdered out for the most part anyway.
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how do you like that magnaflow? how loud is it?
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Looking good. Headlights next?
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wow car looks solid
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i want your subs. what are they and how much?
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Re: black_em2 build/progress thread

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Bought her in June 2010 looking like this


Weak *** fart can

DC Short shift adapter and weighted ****

Then I ridded the ricer wheels.



and now the currents

Here is my 05 Civic VP

List of my mods
Exterior
6000k HID lows
8000k HID highs
OEM spoiler
License relocator
Blacked out tails.

Suspension/wheels
Rokkor Coils (better than riding on blown OEM's w/ S Techs)
Black enkei EDR9 16" wheels
205/50/16 tires

Interior
05 ES1 Cluster
Mugen Pedals
OEM Power Windows with Door panels.

Engine
Magnaflow catback exhaust
AEM V2 SRI w/ Dryflow Filter

ICE
Python 900 2 way alarm with trunk pop
Pioneer Deh-8300ub head unit
Infinity Kappa 6.5" components
Kicker 3-way 6x9 rears
2 MTX tr-45's in a ported box at 2ohms
Kicker dx 200.4 (mids and highs)
Alpine mrp-500 amp(subs)




BEFORE THE DROP

AFTER









...sounds amazing by the way. (i'll try to get a vid here soon.)
How much of a drop is that??
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insanely clean engine bay!
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