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Old 07-11-2012, 08:39 AM   #1
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My boxster. 550 tail mod and debadged

Hey guys just figured id post up a couple pictures of my daily driver. Its a 2002 Boxster base model, 5 spd. Engine is running strong at 147,000 miles now.

heres a picture when i first got it.

Since then Ive replaced the two rear tires, removed the rear boxster badging, and I did the "550 taillight mod" which is removing the amber from the tails. Such a small difference really changes how the back of the car looks its nice.

I recently purchased a full set of Boxster S brakes to replace my Base model brake system, and ill be refinishing the wheels in original silver since I dont care for the powdercoated black wheels. Ill be installing those soon. Future plans are most likely to sell the car unfortunately to help fund purchasing either a house, or a Nissan GTR
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Old 07-12-2012, 04:05 PM   #2
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looking good, less amber the better
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Old 07-12-2012, 06:19 PM   #3
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I do love the debadged look. I've done the same to mine. I'm working on de-ambering the tail lights.
'98 Arctic Silver/ Boxster Red, 5 spd
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Old 07-13-2012, 05:30 AM   #4
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paint those bumperettes silver
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Old 07-13-2012, 07:34 PM   #5
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Funny. I just painted my track wheels black so my car would look MORE like yours!

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