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Old 09-17-2010, 04:30 PM   #1
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Default New Vinyl wrapped interior and badges...

Finally grabbed the camera and took pics of my new black vinyl wrapped interior and new Decepticon badges. I did all the work myself. Total time wrapping parts about 25 hours.

Black vinyl wrapped dash (I bought piano black ac controls):


Driver door and light switch:


Passenger door:


Decepticon Steering wheel badge and controls:


New rear Decepticon badge:


Black vinyl wrapped chrome below windows:


The badges were purchased from http://www.heko.co.uk/

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Old 09-17-2010, 09:14 PM   #2
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Where did you get the black vinyl? Did you take the pieces off (trim, door handles, etc..) to put the vinyl or did you do it while in place?
Also, It looks like you have the Eonon stereo, but that it seems a little different than the one on their site. how do you find it? Does it work properly with the onboard computer, and north american settings? If it's not the Eonon where did you get it/what type is it?

Oh, and it no surprise that someone that is a supporter of Vegeta would also favour the decepticons!

Looks good!

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Old 09-17-2010, 10:08 PM   #3
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Where did you get the black vinyl? Did you take the pieces off (trim, door handles, etc..) to put the vinyl or did you do it while in place?
Also, It looks like you have the Eonon stereo, but that it seems a little different than the one on their site. how do you find it? Does it work properly with the onboard computer, and north american settings? If it's not the Eonon where did you get it/what type is it?

Oh, and it no surprise that someone that is a supporter of Vegeta would also favour the decepticons!

Looks good!
I picked up the vinyl at: http://www.decalfx.com/vinyl_sheets.html
I did take out all of the bits before i wrapped them. The stereo is a vxmmi 2. It works well, some glitches in the hu. But not too many to worry about. I thought that the decepticon theme looked better than the autobot.

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Old 09-18-2010, 02:17 AM   #4
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Haha I was thinking about doing this, Decepticon logo trickery aside.

But then I realized I didn't have money to spend on a new stereo (lol vacation) so it defeated the purpose of the mod.

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Old 09-18-2010, 11:04 AM   #5
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OK...so I want to try this ...just need some of your advise:
Doing RED..do you recommend the mirror chrome or plain red?

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Old 09-18-2010, 08:38 PM   #6
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OK...so I want to try this ...just need some of your advise:
Doing RED..do you recommend the mirror chrome or plain red?
Unfortunately the colored chrome vinyl will not bend around corners or bend much at all for that matter. I'd say stick with plain red or have the parts red chrome plated.

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Old 09-20-2010, 10:29 AM   #7
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Default Re: New Vinyl wrapped interior and badges...

What is this Decepticon called? "Bling"? Does it run on Energon cubes?

I admire your handy trim work (Lord knows I hate doing interior work), but shiny black can reflect light too much and become a driver distraction. As far at the whole Hasbro TF logo inside, well, I think that says it all...

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Old 09-20-2010, 10:56 AM   #8
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What is this Decepticon called? "Bling"? Does it run on Energon cubes?

I admire your handy trim work (Lord knows I hate doing interior work), but shiny black can reflect light too much and become a driver distraction. As far at the whole Hasbro TF logo inside, well, I think that says it all...
To tell you the truth, the matte chrome was a lot more reflective and distracting than the black vinyl. No problems here I don't have a name for my car, but I wouldn't call it "bling". I know that not everyone is going to like what i've done, but that's ok. The only thing that matters is that I like it, and I do .

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Old 09-20-2010, 11:42 AM   #9
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Thanks vegetaarmy
I see that there is a new 3D carbon fiber red from decalfx..Do you know if this product bends and folds as good as the solid plain red?

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Old 09-20-2010, 12:02 PM   #10
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I don't think there should be any problem with the red cf vinyl. It says in the description that it can be wrapped around bends and gauges. Sounds good to me

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Old 08-01-2011, 09:58 PM   #11
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Very nice job, Looks clean. ))

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Old 08-02-2011, 11:08 AM   #12
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Thank You

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Old 08-02-2011, 03:40 PM   #13
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That looks good. I might have to get my interrior done I've thought about changing out the stereo before, but am uncertain about having problems with the computer. What are the glitches you had or how bad are they?

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Old 08-02-2011, 06:00 PM   #14
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What are the glitches you had or how bad are they?
It looks like he has the HU from eonon. If so, then I haven't read about virtually any problems with out computer. I think there was an issue with the steering wheel controls being assigned to different things on this HU, but that was about it. I am seriously thinking about getting the D5103 for myself once I get some cash.
Vegeta may be able to tell you more though.

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Old 08-02-2011, 06:59 PM   #15
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I have a Vxmmi as my headunit. I've heard that the eonon is not much different than it's competitors. The only real problem i've had with the unit is the ipod cable. I have to bend it a certain way to get it to read the ipod. A bit of a pain, but I plan on having it moved from the glove box to under the handbrake. I didn't have any problems under there

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Old 08-03-2011, 02:26 AM   #16
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For the trunk(s), ehh bad dbz pun), bar did you use vynl as well or did you just get it painted?

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This is off topic of your original post, but where did you get the rubber Astra floor mats? Mine came with the carpet one's and they need to be replaced.

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This is off topic of your original post, but where did you get the rubber Astra floor mats? Mine came with the carpet one's and they need to be replaced.
I believe they were a dealer option. Your new "saturn certified" dealership should be able to order some, at least, I know mine does.

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I have a Vxmmi as my headunit.

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Where can I order these from? I've looked online and I guess I must not know exactly what to search for because I am not finding anything except posts from forums and such about this unit. Thanks

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Old 08-03-2011, 07:35 PM   #20
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Vegeta, how much was the Vxmmi HU?

HerAstra, you can get the eonon one from either eonon.com or b2b.eonon.com
The Eonon HU is around $430 for no map, and $470 with map. This includes tax and shipping.
I had requested the price a couple months ago.

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