My 2005 Scion TC

Discussion in 'That'll Buff Right Out' started by dieselstation, Mar 18, 2008.

  1. dieselstation

    dieselstation New Member

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    Before the lip kit:
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    Finally after the FiveAxis lip kit installed:
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    It's a 2005 Scion TC with a TRD Supercharger on 9.5 lbs of boost making around 210hp to the wheels. Engine management coming soon.. should be up to about 225whp. Just put on the FiveAxis lip kit this weekend.

    It's painted in a satin charcoal grey color. It's a matte finish and not glossy and saves me from waxing the car all the time. ;)
     
  2. dieselstation

    dieselstation New Member

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    My friend painted the car for me.. not sure the exact flat he used.. but it's not the Hot Rod Flat. All i did was used Silverstone Metallic from the S2000, added a bit more black to make it darker, and then painted the car. I think it was the clearcoat he used that made it dull. It's some type of clear that dries to a dull finish.
     
  3. getfrog

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    Very nice color combo. Personally, I would lose the stickers on the side to avoid that "rice" look, but man, what a great looking car! Any 1/4 mile times?
     
  4. dieselstation

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    the stickers are there just temporarily. and i haven't hit the track yet. still need to install the AEM FI/C and tune my supercharger first.
     
  5. McStock

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    can I see your dyno sheet?
     
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    that color flows well. Looking good :bowdown:
     
  7. Pogi

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    Where did you get those fog lights from?
     
  8. SumAzunGuy

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    that looks pretty nice grats
     
  9. David32

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    matte colors are soo 1337 , looks great man!
     
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    :werd: paint is sick
     
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    love it
     
  12. sexhaver420

    sexhaver420 Buying stuff I don't need, with money I don't have OT Supporter

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    good power for a scion

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    gay modlist on door
    big ass wheels on a fwd car that makes decent power. that shit probably spins for days.
     
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    Rwd or Fwd?
     
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    Loving the paint on that thing!
     
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    Cal Poly Pomona crew
     
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    Looks like you live in Arcadia but go to school at Cal Poly amirite
     
  18. V_Eight

    V_Eight inside fish sticks, outside tartar sauce

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    Wheels and roll call are ftl
     
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    def nice man, always liked the tc.

    the paint is awesome man. I was just thinking if it was cleared, then it was done in a matte finish. Flat would be more noticeably "chalkboard" and we all know what a gloss finish would look like.

    :thumbsup:
     
  20. sirthumpsalot

    sirthumpsalot Down for the count

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    I really like that color
     
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    :eek3: nice color
     
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    It's a little too low for my liking but regardless its an awesome car :eek5:
     
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    aggressive looking as hell.

    smoke the tails imo
     
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    jay_realz do work OT Supporter

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    shoulda kept the cf hood and lip
     

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