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Old 16 Aug 2010, 09:09 pm
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Default 1200 bucks to spend

I have 1200 dollars to spend on my PT cruiser...Its an '05 base model. Its plum(purple).

Heres some of the things I want to do...

Tint
CAI
Exhaust(catback)
Wheels(VW or Audi)
Short Antenna
Roll pan
Fog lights
HID head lights

In what order should I get started???
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Old 16 Aug 2010, 09:29 pm
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Your OK with all of them except the roll pan. That will eat up a good chunk of funds. Where you start is up to you. Looking at the list again, you might need a good bit for the wheels depending on what you pick.
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Old 17 Aug 2010, 03:10 am
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Yeah, $1,200 won't cover it all, but here's my preferred order:

Tint
Wheels(VW or Audi)
CAI
Short Antenna
HID head lights
Fog lights
Roll pan
Exhaust(catback)


Noticed that you're in Cleveland, that's where my favorite artists are from: Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
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Default Re: 1200 bucks to spend

hmm lets see personally I'm a sucker for performance over looks so I'd probably start with plugs wires and coil and I like that little coil/wire heat shield modern performance makes.

then probaly go with an intake like the air raid or the k&N stil un decided there.

Probably go with some headers, cat, and cat back exhaust (lookin at the JBA headers since they say they are smog legal in cali and magnaflow 50 state legal direct fit cat, and probably the heartthrob dual exit exhaust system)

that there would probably eat up most if not all of the 1200

maybe lights after that HID fogs tail lights etc. or suspension

of course I am lucky the previous owner did the tinting already...so defiently put tint at the top of the list the car looks awesome with some tint LOL.
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