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Project Rice-A-Roni...


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Well finally found a DD/Rolling Project/Beater....

Rice a Roni:

1996 Nissan 200SX

4 banger 1.6

Miles U.K.

5 speed manual

$1300

After a while of searching and searching for a DD/Beater, I remembered a friend of mine was trying to get rid of his Nissan. I hit him up, worked on a price/payment plan and now she's mine once again... LOL

A few years ago a bought her from an inpound lot for $300, put in $700 in repairs (both axles, seals, power stearing fix, replaced clutch) and used it to commute for about 6 months, after getting placed back in town (for work) I decided to part ways with her. I sold her to my friend for $1600 in payments and now she's mine once again.

I plan on de-ricing and making her look decent, the interior was so shittastic that my buddy just gutted it... I have all the parts I just have to re-assemble everything after replacing the carpet (it wasn't salvageable). Most of the body work I did when she was mine before, so the body is in pretty good shape.

Repair list:

Replace DS window tract - DONE 7/22/11

Replace Headliner - DONE 7/31/11

Instal carpet - DONE 7/31/11

Re-assemble the whole interior - DONE 8/6/11

Replace all seats - DONE 8/6/11

Replace Broken PS Mirror/Housing

Replace bodykit with stock bumpers

Replace A/C pump (MAYBE)

Paint (Original white)

Later on list:

Tint

Rims

I have a LOOOOOOOOOOOONG way to go before she looks hawt.... right now she's just a hawt mess! :lol:

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*Updated Interior... sure it's stock, but if you saw what the old one looked like you'd agree... It's an upgrade!

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Let the gangbang commence! :lol:

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Congrats but that bodykit is just horrible thanks god your taking it off.

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For anyone wondering this is what it looked like once. :lol:

stock.

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  • 2 weeks later...

I've been looking and looking for Sentras and 200SX's in junkyards left and right to pull the carpet, only to find filthyass interiors... I mean the carpets had caked-on stains and most were worn as hell...Finally today I found a 200SX at the junk yard 20 minutes away with a decent carpet.... actually the whole interior... but my funds only allowed me to pull the carpet out and the headliner... I wish I had an extra 150 to go grab the seats out it too! :D

Who ever had the car took pretty good care of the interior... with a minor cleaning it would look brand new (no MAJOR stains).

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Sadly no.... I forgot to take before pics too! :D

By the time I was done with the instal (4pm) I had to go home and shower/nap before coming to work... someone called off so I have to work from 10p to 2p.

I'll get some pics tomorrow.

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I've been looking and looking for Sentras and 200SX's in junkyards left and right to pull the carpet, only to find filthyass interiors... I mean the carpets had caked-on stains and most were worn as hell...

:D

...but my funds only allowed me to pull the carpet out and the headliner... I wish I had an extra 150 to go grab the seats out it too! :lol:

ya, only if you had that extra $150...

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You implying something there Ghosty?

nope, nope. jus saying only if you had those $150...so we can see that car transform into a nice clean car, is all. :D why do you ask?

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So I came upon some funds and although it wasn't part of the original plan, I went back to the junkyard and bought the seats out of the same car I got the carpet and headliner out of (good thing I stashed them in another car) My seats had to go! :D

As as a HUGE suprise to me everything was 50% off that day! So I got all my seats discounted! Man it was a good day indeed!!!

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Hellz yeah! It was one of those good things you dont expect and then it happens.... AWESOME feeling!

I noticed the parking lot was PACKED so right away I kinda knew there was something going on.

Now that the interior is pretty much done I can focus on the exterior... MAINLY the front bumper!

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So I came upon some funds and although it wasn't part of the original plan, I went back to the junkyard and bought the seats out of the same car I got the carpet and headliner out of (good thing I stashed them in another car) My seats had to go! :D

As as a HUGE suprise to me everything was 50% off that day! So I got all my seats discounted! Man it was a good day indeed!!!

overtime moneyz kicked in? and 50% off? lucky.

...(good thing I stashed them in another car)...

:lol: the mexican way right there. :rofl: jk.

PICS!!!!! I Demand them!

^^^ THIS!

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No pics = banhammer

pics = fine and dandy

Makes me want to go code something.

left out i increases every second thus he has 24 hours to show pics or the banhammer class executes lol

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