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    2011 WRX Black Gloss Vinyl Roof

    Hey guys, so I decided to change up the look. I removed my roof rack and got Premium Auto Styling to wrap my roof with the best 3m Wrap they have. Turned out well! Holding up well too. I also recorded a video for your viewing enjoyment.

    btw, he gave me a 15% off coupon code, its good to go with you guys too if interested.

    Coupon code: Smurfin15



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    looks good dude. how much did they charge you. the guy i got my windows tinted said he charges 225 i think. I think it will look real nice on the SWP
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    Nice, got me thinking about doing this now

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    Looks like my DSM...

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    you found me! haha
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    Quote Originally Posted by nsibanez View Post
    Nice, got me thinking about doing this now
    Quote Originally Posted by Ryno17wrx View Post
    looks good dude. how much did they charge you. the guy i got my windows tinted said he charges 225 i think. I think it will look real nice on the SWP
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    it looks real good and its holding up well. i met some guys that had the same done a few years ago and it still looks like new. on white its sooo nice.
    hit up premium auto styling and they can quote you. i want to say $180 i think. just let him know mike (smurfinwrx) said you'll hook him up.
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    That video was recommended to me on youtube a couple days after you posted it, and it actually inspired me to wrap my roof. I chose a carbon fiber vinyl myself, and wrapped my roof just a few days ago. It's not the best job, even taking my time with it and using a heat gun. I think the total time I spent on it was about 4-5hrs? I know it seems like a long time, but I was really trying to be patient with it and really trying to get all the bubbles out and preventing creases. Though its not the best job, but it was a great learning experience for when I have to replace it! I'll post a picture of it tomorrow to show you guys. Also, I really enjoy your videos Mike, keep up the good work!

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    Here's my finished product:
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    mike! PM sent!

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    Vinyl roofs back in the seventies were notorious for trapping moisture and promoting rust. This is something that needs consideration if one is considering having this done.

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    Don't think these are the same type of vinyls from the 70's bro.

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    got my roof wrapped this past sat and also did a limo tint visor on the windshield. gives the car a more sleek low appearance. real happy with how it came out! chrome deletes and eyelids coming soon!

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    Tempting but afraid to do it myself

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    Quote Originally Posted by tigastt View Post
    Tempting but afraid to do it myself
    I felt the same way so I payed a little more to have it installed. It's worth it for me because I can't even put a damn sticker on straight haha.

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