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      10-27-2008, 10:34 AM   #1
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Hartge Lip Installed (NOW INSTALLED)

Here are the pics of the unpainted HARTGE front lip that just came in from Julius at Wheel STO (awsome guy, was always there to help. will definately be buying more from him!!!).

Couple quick opinions. On the 3rd pic down, there is an indent on the pass side where the HARTGE badge in the 4th pic goes. Now do I have the body shop smooth it out and scrap the badge or do I put it on. I really have no idea what to do. Normally I would smooth it out and forget the badge, but I kind of like it. Opinions?????? THANKS.

Of Course I will post pics as soon as it is painted and mounted, hopefully later this week.

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      10-27-2008, 10:47 AM   #2
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I'd mount the badge, its small enough to be tastfull.
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      10-27-2008, 10:48 AM   #3
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cool, nice photos
does that just go right over the original bumper? Can you show pics of how it is put on?
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      10-27-2008, 12:48 PM   #4
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yeah, it just slips over the bottom of the bumper and is supposed to be siliconed on, but I am going to have the body shop use 3M tape, so that it could be removed if necessary.
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      10-27-2008, 12:53 PM   #5
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How much for the lip? I like!
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      10-27-2008, 01:07 PM   #6
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That looks good unpainted. Wrap it with CF, dont forget to clear coat it, or better find a shiny 3D CF wrap and stick it. It'll look sick btw

edit: it may sound rice to stick a CF vinyl, but really, it does look like the real thing when its 3D, no one can tell.
This is your only solution if u'd wished that the vendor had CF. For example, the Hartge Diffuser.
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      10-27-2008, 01:20 PM   #7
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The lip was $565.00 shipped. I know that's expensive but actually it was/is on sale from Julius @ Wheels STO.

I did not want a CF lip, I really like the cleanlyness if it painted white. It almost has a factory look.

I just dropped it off for paint, so hopefully in the next few days I will have some pics of it mounted.
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The lip was $565.00 shipped. I know that's expensive but actually it was/is on sale from Julius @ Wheels STO.

I did not want a CF lip, I really like the cleanlyness if it painted white. It almost has a factory look.

I just dropped it off for paint, so hopefully in the next few days I will have some pics of it mounted.
Was throwin an idea

It'll look hot also in white, wasnt saying itll look ugly. Congrats, waiting for final results.

$565 aint bad when buying a Brand name.

Any wheel upgrades in the future?
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      10-27-2008, 01:52 PM   #9
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No, I know, it's all good!!!!

Yeah wheels are in the future, just don't have the $$$$ right now, plus I am waiting for the OEM tires to wear out!!!!!!!
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Whats that lip made out of?
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I can't wait to see what it looks like when it's all finished.
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      10-27-2008, 02:58 PM   #12
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Whats that lip made out of?

Polyurethane
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I think the Japanese one is even more expensive so this one is priced decent already thou it isnt my taste..
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twin_fed, looking good. Can't wait to see it all painted and mounted on the car.
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Thanks. Can't wait either.
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wow!!!! f-ing sick!!!!:headbang:
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make sure you don't lower that thing.......your going to scrape the ground for sure!!!!

looks good though......
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      10-30-2008, 09:47 AM   #18
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As of now I am leaving it stock height, I don't think that is that much lower then stock, but I will take some pics when it is on so that everyone can see.
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Oh, yeah I dropped the car off to have the lip installed, so finished pics should be up late today or tomorrow.
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      10-30-2008, 12:53 PM   #20
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Hey, if you can, go to the meet at Bear Mtn on Nov 8th and show off the lip. I'd love to see it in person as would others.
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Lip already looks good unpainted! Can't wait to see how it turns out :w00t:
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I like the lip, but i like the plate better.

The Dude abides.
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