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General Information

Year
2005
Make
MAZDA
Model
6S Hatchback
Color
steel gray metallic
History
Engine Type: 3.0L V6
Vehicle Class: Sports
Purchase Date: 2011-05-03
Vehicle Mileage: 65000 Miles
Purchase Price: $11750.00 USD
Total Modifications: 14
Total Spent: $2129.61 USD

Modifications

Drivetrain
Product: Cat-back Exhaust
Manufacturer: Magnaflow
Product Rating: 9/10
Purchase Date: 2011-11-22
Purchase Price: $530.00
Purchased From: Revolution Performance Motorsports
Purchase Rating: 9/10
Description: Great sounds. Can have that low drone note on the highway when in constant acceleration.
Install Date: 2012-01-28
Installed By: Self Installed
Installation Rating: 7/10
Comments: Shop kinda slapped the exhaust on. Had them realign it but it isnt perfect. will post pictures later.
Exterior
Product: Custom Molded BR Lip
Manufacturer: NextMod.com
Product Rating: 9/10
Purchase Date: 2012-02-22
Purchase Price: $199.00
Purchased From: NextMod.com
Purchase Rating: 9/10
Description: Definitely recommended upgrade.
Install Date: 2012-03-28
Installed By: Myself
Installation Cost: $0.00
Installation Rating: 9/10
Comments: I wouldn't recommend leaving this on year round if you live on the east coast.
Product: Taillight Tint
Manufacturer: EBay.com
Product Rating: 8/10
Purchase Date: 2012-05-28
Purchase Price: $0.00
Purchased From: EBay.com
Purchase Rating: 0/10
Description: Tail light tint is a lot easier than window tint to install. I would recommend trying this yourself.
Install Date: 2012-06-15
Installed By: Me
Installation Cost: $0.00
Installation Rating: 0/10
Comments: Just had a spray bottle with soapy water and stretched the vinyl as set. Took a lot of massaging to get it perfect but was worth it.
Product: Gloss Black
Manufacturer: Duplicolor
Product Rating: 8/10
Purchase Date: 2012-06-16
Purchase Price: $7.99
Purchased From: Advance Auto Parts
Purchase Rating: 9/10
Description: Spray Can. Is there more to know?
Install Date: 2012-06-17
Installed By: Me
Installation Cost: $0.00
Installation Rating: 7/10
Comments: I would recommend doing 1 light pass if you want a grey emblem.

2 coats if you want a black without the glossy look.

3 coats if you want the deep gloss black.
Audio
Product: Stubby Antenna
Manufacturer: EBay.com
Product Rating: 10/10
Purchase Date: 2011-09-23
Purchase Price: $16.00
Purchased From: EBay.com
Purchase Rating: 10/10
Description: easy install better than long skinny antenna. Got the carbon fiber to match the car
Install Date: 2011-09-24
Installed By: Me
Installation Cost: $0.00
Installation Rating: 10/10
Comments: Noticeable reduction in radio station signal. I dont play radio anyway.
Product: Blue Tooth Inegration
Manufacturer: XCAR LINK
Product Rating: 10/10
Purchase Date: 2011-10-29
Purchase Price: $130.00
Purchased From: Revolution Performance Motorsports
Purchase Rating: 10/10
Description: Installed it in the arm rest. Really easy installation.
Install Date: 2011-10-30
Installed By: Me
Installation Cost: $0.00
Installation Rating: 10/10
Comments: installing it in the arm rest doesnt allow much slack. It fits snug inside of mine. Usb and bluetooth work perfectly with android phone.
Product: MRP-M500 Class D Amp
Manufacturer: Alpine
Product Rating: 10/10
Purchase Date: 2011-11-11
Purchase Price: $200.00
Purchased From: Best Buy
Purchase Rating: 10/10
Description: Alpine has really lived up to its name with this Amp
Install Date: 2011-11-13
Installed By: Me
Installation Cost: $0.00
Installation Rating: 0/10
Comments: Easy install. I was worried because of no fans. But hasnt over heated since i bought it.
Product: Type R SWR-1240D
Manufacturer: Alpine
Product Rating: 10/10
Purchase Date: 2011-11-04
Purchase Price: $100.00
Purchased From: Alpine
Purchase Rating: 10/10
Description:
Install Date: 2011-11-05
Installed By: Me
Installation Cost: $0.00
Installation Rating: 10/10
Comments:
Product: Amp Amplifier Adapter
Manufacturer: PAC-Audio
Product Rating: 10/10
Purchase Date: 2012-03-29
Purchase Price: $45.00
Purchased From: EBay.com
Purchase Rating: 10/10
Description: Great for installing aftermarket sub on a stock head unit.
Install Date: 2012-04-04
Installed By: Me
Installation Cost: $0.00
Installation Rating: 10/10
Comments: I spliced it off of the cigarette lighter.
Wheel and Tire
Product: FF 15
Manufacturer: Motegi Racing
Product Rating: 9/10
Purchase Date: 2012-01-11
Purchase Price: $500.00
Purchased From: Craigslist.ad
Purchase Rating: 9/10
Description:
Install Date: 2012-01-17
Installed By: MySelf
Installation Cost: $0.00
Installation Rating: 9/10
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