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I bought my Versa brand new in May 2011 with 11 miles on it. I immediately tinted the windows, bought Enkei Imola rims, and installed a sick Alpine amp/speaker/head-unit/sub stereo. Here's the before and after photos. Nice to meet you guys. What do you think?




 

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Welcome to the forums. Glad to see another 1.6! My Versa looks just like that but silver. I see you debadged it and painted the trunk trim. Nice wheels too. Auto or manual?
 

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Welcome, looking good so far. A mild drop and it will look meaner =)
 

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I hear you, I wanted white or black but they didn't have neither one in manual and I really wanted manual so I got silver. Do you have any more plans for yours?
 

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I'd really like to get the door handles, mirrors and front end pieces all painted white. I think it looks pretty good now. I don't want to go too overboard in general since it's still under warranty. Lowering would be cool, but once again, not while it's under warranty.
 

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Sounds good. I see you painted the trunk trim. Or is it plastidipped? I thought about doing the same and painted my trunk trim but I liked it better black so I painted it black.
 

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I had it painted at a body shop for about $125. I figured if I did it while the car was brand new it'd probably match perfectly, and it does. Honestly I'm not a fan of all the black plastic all over. I believe it makes the car look cheap (which the car was). But since the windows and rims are black I think it's not quite so bad. The change I've made from stock to now is quite dramatic and I'm always getting compliments. Most people don't believe that the car was $11,000 brand new. The three months after purchasing it I got tints, rims, and stereo which were another $2700 probably. I only owe $6000 and it's got 22,000 miles on it so all in all, I think I have a nice looking, reliable car for the near future. I've driven it to Branson MO, Wisconsin Dells WI, Daytona FL, and Key West FL and my family doesn't complain about anything. Reasonably smooth ride and 33.5 mpg on the highway with a full car. Sounds good to me.
 

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I had it painted at a body shop for about $125. I figured if I did it while the car was brand new it'd probably match perfectly, and it does. Honestly I'm not a fan of all the black plastic all over. I believe it makes the car look cheap (which the car was). But since the windows and rims are black I think it's not quite so bad. The change I've made from stock to now is quite dramatic and I'm always getting compliments. Most people don't believe that the car was $11,000 brand new. The three months after purchasing it I got tints, rims, and stereo which were another $2700 probably. I only owe $6000 and it's got 22,000 miles on it so all in all, I think I have a nice looking, reliable car for the near future. I've driven it to Branson MO, Wisconsin Dells WI, Daytona FL, and Key West FL and my family doesn't complain about anything. Reasonably smooth ride and 33.5 mpg on the highway with a full car. Sounds good to me.
I agree about black plastic looking cheap but I don't mind it. I'm glad you're happy with yours. I purchased mine new in 2010, just passed 36K, and no complaints so I'm very happy. I have SL wheels, and just installed TEIN springs so I like it that much more. We should have a Versa meet if you're ever in Florida again. :thumbsup:
 

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Josh, I just looked at all the pics of your car and it looks great lowered. What is the part number on those shocks? Looks great man. We've got a similar look going with the tints and the black door handles lol.
 

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Thanks man, I appreciate it. I've done a few things to it(looks and sound). Shocks are factory. Roads here are mostly taken care of and no snow(no salt) so my shocks have ways to go. :thumbsup:
 
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