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Newish Owner. Showing my coupe and saying hello.


Old 09-26-2015, 03:32 PM
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Newish Owner. Showing my coupe and saying hello.

So first off hello to everyone. I bought a 2009 G37 journey back in January. I sold my 2006 350z touring and upgraded to a G coupe. When in bought the car I had no plans on doing anything to it but my impulsiveness got to me.

I bought a journey coupe with 50k miles it's moonlight white and the first thing I did was do a gloss black vinyl wrap on the roof and powder coat all the chrome to gloss black and de badged the trunk just left the Fiji in the center. I later came across some akebonos at first I wasn't going to install them but then I said what the heck and put them on. Afterwards I installed some paddle shifters since I have a 7AT which I absolutely love. My 350z what a 6sp so once I put the paddles on I loved the car even more. Then I installed some diode dynamic leds in my headlights and just recently I dropped my G on Tein S techs and put a sports bumper on. I also installed some camber arms and toe bolts. I'm pretty much done with the car might get wheels later on but I love the way it looks and sits. Also would like to thank all the DIY threads for posting up such useful information because without those all of my "mods" would've probably taken longer. Let me know what you guys think and would also love to see some of your coupes and sedans.

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My 06
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A day after buying it
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The Drop
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The Cockpit
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The Front
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Thanks again for reading and also a huge thanks to all the DIY for making my mods go a lot easier

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Great intro! Merged your threads to make it easier to reply & keep track. Nice Z and Coupe, way to keep it in the VQ family. congrats on the new ride and glad you're finding the site helpful.
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