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Old 11-27-2007, 08:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Modded wheel covers to make them smooth

Another project done: streamlined my wheel covers.

i considered the pizza tray approach, but had some extra krazy karpet left over from the skirt project, so i cut out shapes and glued them over the openings on the wheel covers.





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Old 11-27-2007, 08:43 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Winter beater Metro - '00 Chevrolet Metro
90 day: 61.98 mpg (US)

Fancy Metro - '14 Mitsubishi Mirage top spec
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Even Fancier Metro - '14 Mitsubishi Mirage top spec
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The bad news is... I've had these on the car for a year and a half now, but a few of the plastic cutouts have started coming away from the adhesive. Bad choice of materials.

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