new owner from northern california

New to the forums? Stop by here and introduce yourself.

Moderator: Tha Mod Squad

new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Fri Oct 03, 2014 12:18 am

my name is Jon and I've owned my '06 xb for about a week now and have made some decent progress, I'm currently waiting for my front and rear bB badges to arrive.
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Fri Oct 03, 2014 12:23 am

Image

the day I brought it home

Image

and this was taken yesterday
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Fri Oct 03, 2014 12:24 am

Image


Image
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Fri Oct 03, 2014 10:56 am

Image

just waiting for the rear badge now
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Fri Oct 03, 2014 2:04 pm

Image
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby XBjames » Sat Oct 04, 2014 8:37 pm

welcome :beers: what part of norcal are you from? I have the rear badge if your looking.. just need some tape in it
User avatar
XBjames
bB Squad Member
bB Squad Member
 
Posts: 3799
Joined: Wed Jul 09, 2008 12:06 pm
Location: from the 415 now in SIN CITY

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Sat Oct 04, 2014 9:24 pm

I'm in pinole, about 30 minutes from san francisco
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Sat Oct 04, 2014 9:24 pm

I've got the rear badge coming from ebay
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Mon Oct 06, 2014 10:55 am

ImageImageImage

not what I was hoping, but I bought it on ebay so my fault lol is there a better fitting badge?
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby scionxbjustin » Tue Oct 14, 2014 5:12 pm

http://myautofashion.com/bbrearemblem.html

http://myautofashion.com/braem.html

The ones you have are chrome looking, and the toyota emblem is dark chrome I guess you could say.
User avatar
scionxbjustin

 
Posts: 796
Joined: Sat Jul 04, 2009 9:14 pm
Location: San Diego

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Tue Oct 14, 2014 5:59 pm

ahhh.. I see well I'll make the switch on payday
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby XBjames » Tue Oct 14, 2014 7:44 pm

I think you'll be fine... I have only seen chrome in the Oem badges....
User avatar
XBjames
bB Squad Member
bB Squad Member
 
Posts: 3799
Joined: Wed Jul 09, 2008 12:06 pm
Location: from the 415 now in SIN CITY

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Tue Oct 14, 2014 8:06 pm

yeah I just didn't know there was a difference, either way it looks good
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Sat Nov 01, 2014 4:14 pm

supporting multiple forums all very helpful! ImageImage
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Sat Nov 08, 2014 8:46 pm

DC sports carb legal sri and h&r 1 3/4 drop springs, I pick these up tuesday! Image
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Tue Nov 11, 2014 11:20 pm

set my oven to 250 degrees and baked my lights for 10 minutes, I used krylon stained glass paint. my good friend taped them off and sprayed 3 coats. Image<br />
<br />
Image<br />
<br />
Image<br />
<br />
Image<br />
<br />
Image<br />
<br />
Image<br/>
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Wed Nov 12, 2014 4:51 pm

dc sports carb legal short ram intake, I used a spectre filter with a larger opening so I could push it farther back to clear the fog light.

ImageImageImage
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Sun Nov 23, 2014 4:13 am

got my replacement mirror in and installed! I've learned my lesson about parking on the corner though..


Image
ImageImage
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby XBjames » Wed Dec 24, 2014 9:00 am

nice coming along nicely
User avatar
XBjames
bB Squad Member
bB Squad Member
 
Posts: 3799
Joined: Wed Jul 09, 2008 12:06 pm
Location: from the 415 now in SIN CITY

Re: new owner from northern california

Postby NorcalxB » Wed Dec 24, 2014 10:28 am

thanks I just need to install my drop springs now
User avatar
NorcalxB

 
Posts: 44
Joined: Thu Oct 02, 2014 10:02 am
Location: Pinole, Ca

Next

Return to New? Introduce yourself.

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

cron