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Kryptik's Build Thread +sexy STANCE!!

Finally got around to doing one of these!

My name is Juan Ortega
Located in West Texas,
Fort Stockton to be exact

Car:
-2011 CBM Mazda 3s 2.5

Engine/Exhaust Mods:
-Advanced Timing Mod
-SURE Balance Shaft Delete
-Speed Daddy Mazdaspeed3 3" catback exhaust
-(more to come as budget allows)

Suspension Mods:
1st setup:
-cut stock coils down 3"
Recent setup:
-Raceland Coilovers
-SPC camber arms
-(10/2012) Corksport Camber Plates
-(more to come as budget & saving allows)

Appearance/Exterior Mods:
-Blacked out headlights with blue halos
(Only one of em works so gotta replace one :/)
-Painted rotors and brake calipers red

Interior/Audio Mods:
-Pioneer AVH-2300DVD HU
-Power Acoustik 2000watt mono amp
-Pyramid Lowpass Crossover
-2 10" Kicker Comp VR subs in ghetto fab box

Wheels:
-18x7.5 Katana GF-7 with Black Lion 225/40 rubber

Pics!

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The day I picked it up from Mazda of Midland!

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Car subwoofer Vehicle audio Subwoofer Loudspeaker Audio equipment

Installed HU and audio system the first weeki had it

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When I cut the springs and installed a fart cannon! Sounds kinda decent IMO

Vehicle door Blue Automotive exterior Bumper Electric blue

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Hit a doe on my way to work at about 5am! The bumper actually fell fell off the tabs but i managed to pop it back on.

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Got my wheels and bodywork fixed with insurance check :D

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Got black eyes! And passenger side halo burned out a week later...

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Slammed on Raceland Coilovers! No perches in the back.

SURE balance shaft delete installation
Auto part Engine Automotive engine part


Comments & questions welcome thanks for lookin peoples!

How she stands now!!

http://imgur.com/adQA2

Update 2/24/13


Did some digital camo vinyl wrap to interior pieces!! :D love how it looks!!

http://i.imgur.com/HOiFruM.jpg
 

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Headlights look good and so does the stance! I likes.

Funny to see your car slammed in the dirt, lol. Just seeing the desert in the pictures makes me sweat.
Thanks man! Yea it wasn't so hot today, it's starting to cool down. I think 99°F somewhere around there

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I can't believe you cut the stock springs...

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I can't believe you cut the stock springs...

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I needed a cheap alternative to get rid of the minivan look :D

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Looks great I really like the way the headlights turned out.... looks great slammed too!... nice job!
Thanks man it was kind of PITA but the outcome was good... except for the busted halo. Grrr

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you my friend, are slammed!
Thanks dude i wanna get to whut you got some day, but planning on going with 19x9 or 9.5 :D

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So I finally got an exhaust for my 3s.
It's the Speed Daddy Mazdaspeed3 3" cutback exhaust. I used the stock catalytic converter, and hollowed it out (still got the first one coming off the manifold). Anyway here's a quick vid. Enjoy!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=62R89C8ZbXc&feature=youtube_gdata_player

It's alot louder in person and still plan on getting the msds header for it..

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i'll be the first to say it and "hate" but fart cannon and cutting springs?

1998 called, and wanted their high school Honda Civic mods back..


but you're finally on the right track... looking better now, although with how low it is and tucked the wheels are, it kinda looks like a minivan w/ cut springs. exhaust is raspy and kinda obnoxious.... but hey to each their own.
 
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i'll be the first to say it and "hate" but fart cannon and cutting springs?

1998 called, and wanted their high school Honda Civic mods back..


but you're finally on the right track... looking better now, although with how low it is and tucked the wheels are, it kinda looks like a minivan w/ cut springs. exhaust is raspy and kinda obnoxious.... but hey to each their own.
Haha, good one! It's a poor Mexican's mods what can I say! :p
It's not till I got this higher paying job that I started saving for real stuff. As far as exhaust goes I still plan on getting an MSDS header :D

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