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Old 12-20-2008, 01:23 AM   #21
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I may try and do this while I'm off for Christmas, a new dash pad is almost $300 so $20 is much better option
let us know how that goes.

Im just really concerned about that vent....just a straight cut
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I got most of the stuff so far but the spray adhesive, nobody has it, and I'm at $25 bucks already..the cheapest vinyl I could find any where was $9.99 yd and you need at least 2 yds. one yard was short about 6". it will more than likely be after Christmas before I can get to it.(x-mas gift)
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I'm not sure how nationwide this auto store is, but a buddy of mine who used some spray adhesive to do his headliner could only find it at Advanced Autoparts. You try a place like Home Depot? They might have it too.
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were going to home depot and advance today.. if they don't have it I'll have to either order it or go to another town and look..
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were going to home depot and advance today.. if they don't have it I'll have to either order it or go to another town and look..
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Hey, just wondering how hard it is to remove the dash.
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Hey, just wondering how hard it is to remove the dash.

remove the A pillar on both sides and the dash is held in with velcro and push tabs, pull up easy because it will break....lol
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OK here it is, I did almost everything it says but the super glue, I used a hot glue gun instead.
  • Vinyl 2 yds hobby lobby $9.99 on sale 30% off each yard. Total $13.89.
  • spay adhesive was $7.99 at Advance Auto Permatex Heavy Duty blue and orange can.
  • Plastic welder epoxy $4.99 AZ and we find it at Walmart $2.88, after I had already opened it..sucks
So I have less than $30 bucks in it, not bad.





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So, everybody let me know what you think

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That looks awesome man. I like it better than the first one. How did you do the vent though? I'm considering doing this to mine and my dash isn't even cracked lol. I just like the look.
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Thanks, when I cut around then vent I just let a little extra hang over and pushed it down with screw driver and a hair dryer.
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Nice! I was going to ask about the vent as well, and that's what I would've suggest, just trying to tuck in some extra to make it look more of a cleaner finish. Looks nice. I'm with you on that cincybird, about wanting to do it because it looks so good.
How long did it take you Kris?
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well i did some last night and some today, but I guess it was around 2 to 3 hrs.
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Looks good. When you did the vent did you leave like a strip to push in through the vent holes then glue the ends on the other side?
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Looks good. When you did the vent did you leave like a strip to push in through the vent holes then glue the ends on the other side?

I should have, but I cut it to short. so I just put a little more glue on it and push it down with a screw driver and used the air dryer like a heat gun (like they do with window tint) work my way around until it was all in place. I'm sure it would have been easier if I had not cut so much off..opps.
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OK, I got bored today and had so much vinyl left over, I started wrapping more stuff.
The glove box door, driver side lower dash and the window trim pieces.





the lower dash gave me a little trouble on the corner but no big deal doesn't really show in the car.




so whatch think.
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wow good work. looks hella good
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Nice job on that.

Now, I'll be even more impressed of someone could figure out how to wrap this. This isn't my dash of course, but it's the same. The only cracks I have are small and they're on this part of the dash, not the hard plastic piece closest to the windshield like most everyone else has.
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