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    Well I'm willing to help, but I'm in Montana, more or less on the west side of the US.
    MRT: 1993 Honda Accord SE Coupe (Lola)

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      Originally posted by Raf99 View Post
      True true. Just need someone from Maine

      just need someone from the east coast......
      Whats your postal code raf?
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        I mean I'm on the east coast, just quite a ways south. If you don't find anyone closer just let me know.

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          Originally posted by cb9love View Post
          Whats your postal code raf?
          B3Z 1K8

          Originally posted by Mike1357 View Post
          I mean I'm on the east coast, just quite a ways south. If you don't find anyone closer just let me know.
          I hear ya.



          Un-related topic, if anyone would like a good read on a guy's battle to make a nice car read the below link. I spent 3-4 days off and on reading this and was truly inspiring.
          http://www.preludeonline.com/f82/bes...-world-237309/

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            So i tackled some more on the car today. Worked on the passenger side. All I have left to do here is try to pin up the mirror connector with the new wires and find a ground to splice into for the LED in the switch. Then door skin goes back on.



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              De-pin and re-pin the OEM mirror connectors to take the new wires





              I really should of wrote a DIY for these mirrors. I know one exists but they are scattered and pics are not all there. It is A LOT of dam work! The adding of the wires, the relay, and all the other things one has to do for 12V ignition and 12V constant, etc.

              Last edited by Raf99; 07-26-2017, 08:19 PM.

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                It looks like your having almost as much fun as I did installing the DCC. That was a pain as well. Good job though.
                MRT: 1993 Honda Accord SE Coupe (Lola)

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                  Originally posted by Rilas View Post
                  It looks like your having almost as much fun as I did installing the DCC. That was a pain as well. Good job though.
                  Oh man. I think your job was a lot harder. But ya, sucks when all you want to do is install a steret or simple light and have to rip the car apart

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                    Just need to think of a non-metal way to sandwich these wires down properly. Something that will mold into the wires to hold them really tight but also not conduct electricity.
                    Last edited by Raf99; 07-26-2017, 08:19 PM.

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                      Guess i can give some form of update here......

                      Got me one of these integra clocks with the red digits...


                      Finished the doors, just need to wire in the rear LED switches in the handles (run wire to front of car), so here they sit. I also need to order black door handles for all 4 doors.


                      And i was part of the group buy on this beast


                      ^ This was NOT easy to install. I had to drop the shocks put it on, then work and bang and work to get it to line up. For some reason one corner on the passenger side did not want to align. But finally got it. Sucks that one has to take the suspension down just to get this out now, but holy hell it sure is rigid! Now the list of ESP items are:
                      - ESP 3 point front upper strut bar
                      - ESP front lower traction bar
                      - ESP alternator relocation bracket
                      - ESP engine mounts

                      I thought about going full ESP in the rear but I like my FFC rear upper/lower control arms!

                      Cheers
                      Last edited by Raf99; 07-26-2017, 08:20 PM.

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                        I am going to try and install mine's soon. Any tips?

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                          Good stuff Raf! Doors look great and that ESP bar definitely looks solid!
                          1993 Accord DX | Rosewood Brown Metallic



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                            Looks great Raf! Yes that bar is somewhat of a bitch to install. Yes as a note you have to drop the shocks multiple times.

                            Yes Sonik here is a tip, pray that your car isn't too much out of factory specs from the miles on the body. If it's still close to factory it will go on easy.
                            MRT: 1993 Honda Accord SE Coupe (Lola)

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                              Originally posted by Rilas View Post
                              ...pray that your car isn't too much out of factory specs from the miles on the body. If it's still close to factory it will go on easy.
                              What a scary thought! If I ever get a three point front strut bar, I'll do the install in a church.
                              1993 Accord DX | Rosewood Brown Metallic



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                                Originally posted by Rilas View Post
                                Looks great Raf! Yes that bar is somewhat of a bitch to install. Yes as a note you have to drop the shocks multiple times.

                                Yes Sonik here is a tip, pray that your car isn't too much out of factory specs from the miles on the body. If it's still close to factory it will go on easy.
                                uh oh...well the traction bar went on well so I'm hoping the uppers didn't sag too much.

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