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Wow, talk about attention to detail....would you do this?

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Old 04-26-2012, 10:47 PM   #11
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Talk about OCD seriously. Clean the car don't worship it.
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Old 04-26-2012, 11:41 PM   #12
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If I had a GT500 like he does then yeah maybe I would do that, but I wouldn't be that OCD on my car.

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Old 04-27-2012, 07:44 AM   #13
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like everyone else said if i was trying to win some shows and jad all the time in the world then maybe. but do it just because....nope. but hey A plus for dedication and effort
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Old 04-27-2012, 12:01 PM   #14
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Very nice, I'd probably do it to an extent!
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Old 04-27-2012, 02:11 PM   #15
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Wow, OCD definitely. Waste of time IMO because it will get right back to that way in under a year if not sooner, especially if he lives where there are four seasons.
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Old 04-27-2012, 02:38 PM   #16
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No, I drive my car........and I have to pay for it......therefore I work....leaving little time for something like that.
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Old 04-27-2012, 02:40 PM   #17
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If I had a shop at the house and nothing else to do (like work, go fishing, f**k the wife...) I might get somewhere near that ****. Or, I'd take my meds and stick to work, fishing and f**king the wife; heavy on the latter.
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Old 04-27-2012, 02:41 PM   #18
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He needs to have kids! Never even think of having that much time to waste!
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Only if the car went to car shows on sunny days and nowhere else. Mine is a DD, so no, it's not worth it even if it does look great.
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Old 04-27-2012, 03:09 PM   #20
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I guess I don't see the point of going to that level of detail, reproducing the factory marks and sticker if you're then going to put an aftermarket diff cover on there...
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