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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby biggie » Wed Jul 06, 2011 8:28 am



-RJ- wrote:How much is a new windshield going to cost you, I need to replace mine too. Its still the oem one and I cant see out of it at night the incoming traffic shines its headlights on me

Will your insurance cover it?

I have full coverage, so Vert got a few rock chips and it was $100 deductible for brand new one installed.
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby -RJ- » Wed Jul 06, 2011 9:28 am

I only have liability unfortunately
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby Hijacker » Wed Jul 06, 2011 3:58 pm

Danny's Auto Glass in Hampton quoted me at $270 for glass and install. You'll need to supply a new trim kit and possibly a windshield retainer. Assuming they can't save your old ones.
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby -RJ- » Wed Jul 06, 2011 11:48 pm

eek. Ill do the rust first
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby RocketOgre » Thu Feb 02, 2012 2:03 pm

I love this vert! It's clean, has well thought-out mods, and is well taken care of. Also I wanted to thank you, I've been trying to find a good solution for lighting on my own 240 and now I'm conversing with Daniel Stern on come Cibies of my own and bulbs for my OEM chuki fogs. I can't wait to get it all put in!
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby br007 » Fri Feb 24, 2012 2:00 pm

When i took on the project of restoring my car, i had in mind how it would be done. Stay close the factory look, but tweak out with every bell and whistle possible without turning it into a frankestein. You sir, have done it. This is absolutely the most tasteful, classiest, cleanly restored 240 i have seen. Well done...! I do have to ask though....if you haven't aleady posted in this thread and i missed it, where does one get the carbon fiber roof panel for the visor and dome light area?
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby 94_240sx » Sat Feb 25, 2012 12:07 am

RocketOgre wrote:I love this vert! It's clean, has well thought-out mods, and is well taken care of. Also I wanted to thank you, I've been trying to find a good solution for lighting on my own 240 and now I'm conversing with Daniel Stern on come Cibies of my own and bulbs for my OEM chuki fogs. I can't wait to get it all put in!


Thank you and not a problem. Glad I could help. Actually, I've received several PMs regarding Cibie lights from NICO members.

br007 wrote:When i took on the project of restoring my car, i had in mind how it would be done. Stay close the factory look, but tweak out with every bell and whistle possible without turning it into a frankestein. You sir, have done it. This is absolutely the most tasteful, classiest, cleanly restored 240 i have seen. Well done...! I do have to ask though....if you haven't aleady posted in this thread and i missed it, where does one get the carbon fiber roof panel for the visor and dome light area?


Thank you and that's exactly what I planned before I made modifications. Headliner cover was restored and wrapped in 3M sheet. If yours is in okay condition, you can fix the cracks with plastic welder and wrapped it with 3M Di-Noc sheet.
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby 94_240sx » Sat Feb 25, 2012 12:16 am

I guess it's time for some new pictures. I just installed R32 GTS-T spoiler. I got it for $10 on Yahoo Japan auction, but shipping was a couple of hundred dollars. :( At least, R32 white color perfectly matched with S13's, so I didn't have to paint it. I hooked up the LED 3rd brake light, so it comes on too.
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby RocketOgre » Sun Jun 10, 2012 9:01 pm

Looks great, as usual.
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby d.p » Mon Jun 11, 2012 2:05 pm

i came....

do you go to any other meets besides cars and coffee?
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby nightsauce » Tue Jun 26, 2012 12:48 pm

I have no idea how I ended up on this thread soooooo late, but damn man everything looks awesome. I'm on the same lines of just keeping the car clean with basic upgrades. I'm loving it man. Props to keeping it clean
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby 94_240sx » Tue Aug 14, 2012 7:28 am

Time for some pictures.

Problem with R32 spoiler was this gap. I cut some plastic and made a spacer.
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Recently, I bought a cheap point and shoot camera(Canon A3300IS), so I took some pics with built in effects.
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And my favorite two...
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby boricua_s13 » Mon Nov 12, 2012 9:11 pm

OMG i love your vert
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby krash » Wed Nov 14, 2012 5:54 am

That R32 spoiler looks very good. I'd go that route if I didn't have this type-x spoiler sitting around.
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby Hijacker » Wed Nov 14, 2012 9:57 am

I'd definitely go the route of the R32 spoiler if I needed to swap out. I was looking at Silvia K's aero spoilers, and that R32 just looks better.

But then again, I'm fine with the factory S13 spoiler I do have :)
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby krash » Thu Nov 15, 2012 8:55 am

I think the R32 spoiler is the perfect match
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby biggie » Thu Nov 15, 2012 10:09 am

I enjoy my Silvia K's, think the round ends fit the front pop-ups. R32 is too big for my old a** though.
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby MissMollyAnnax0 » Thu Jan 31, 2013 10:54 am

94_240sx wrote:My original steering wheel is in pretty good condition, but I can tell leather is going bad slowly.
I got this from a junkyard very cheap(like $10), so decided to try something different.
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It's a real carbon wrap. It came out very nice and grip feels amazing when I'm driving. It's been sprayed with special clear coat for UV protection, so it should last for a long time. It was way less than buying a new one from dealership and less than re-wrap with leather. This could be the only one in the world.
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LOVE this. Looks super nice. I've been trying to think of a way to keep the cruise control and still have a nicer wheel. This might be a good compromise.
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby AZhitman » Thu Jan 31, 2013 7:27 pm

I think ^ THAT needs to be made into an article...
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby krash » Sun Feb 03, 2013 11:24 am

The steering wheel wrap? I think he sent it somewhere to get it done. It is freaking awesome
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby boricua_s13 » Wed Feb 13, 2013 8:49 pm

Hijacker wrote:Danny's Auto Glass in Hampton quoted me at $270 for glass and install. You'll need to supply a new trim kit and possibly a windshield retainer. Assuming they can't save your old ones.


Glass Masters did mine for $160 and went to me cuz my vert dont run.
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby Hijacker » Thu Feb 14, 2013 5:59 am

I ended up taking the vert to Dwayne at Affordable Automotive. he did it for $170 while he was fixing some rust issues.
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby N2off » Fri Apr 05, 2013 1:49 am

Dude, your 240sx is most awesome vert i've ever seen!
Where I can get hi-res photos of it? =D
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby greenwood » Mon Apr 08, 2013 2:03 pm

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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby biggie » Tue Apr 09, 2013 9:08 am

greenwood wrote:took mine to a track

But what did that have to do with his thread?
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby greenwood » Tue Apr 09, 2013 10:04 am

my apologies, I didn't realize that this was 14 pages of 94_240sx's car. I thought it was post a pic of your vert.
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby biggie » Wed Apr 10, 2013 5:51 am

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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby -RJ- » Wed Apr 17, 2013 9:26 pm

Oh man I remember when I had a vert =[
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby Konster » Fri Apr 19, 2013 10:40 pm

Cleanest Vert I have ever seen.

Question.

Can you please tell me what Sharpie you used. Because I went through 3 different ones and chopped up every single pen in my house that looks like it might fit and none of them worked.

Thanks in advanced.
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Re: 94_240sx vert pics

Postby 94_240sx » Wed May 29, 2013 12:28 pm

Ultra Fine Point...

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