Modified f-body steering wheel. - Page 4 - LS1TECH - Camaro and Firebird Forum Discussion



Appearance & Detailing Interior & Exterior Appearance Modifications

Modified f-body steering wheel.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 01-04-2017, 03:00 AM   #61
TECH Fanatic
 
vikingramair's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Sweden
Posts: 1,014
Default

WOW! That wheel is awesome!!
vikingramair is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-04-2017, 08:33 AM   #62
11 Second Club
iTrader: (74)
 
Photochop's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: In the garage
Posts: 2,637
Default

Hope they kept this design easily accessible because I know a lot of diehards around here will end up wanting one! Very cool project with an awesome design
Photochop is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-04-2017, 08:40 AM   #63
TECH Fanatic
iTrader: (13)
 
AnotherWs6's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Westchester, NY
Posts: 1,750
Default

What does it look like with the factory air bag and buttons back in it?
AnotherWs6 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-04-2017, 11:41 PM   #64
TECH Fanatic
iTrader: (1)
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Houston
Posts: 1,255
Default

Where are the installed pics!
MY_2K_Z is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-05-2017, 07:44 AM   #65
UNDER PRESSURE MOD
Thread Starter
iTrader: (19)
 
The Alchemist's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Doylestown PA
Posts: 10,771
Default

Install won't be for a while. Long story short, my car is at my old house, and once things get settled, I'll have it back by spring time.
The Alchemist is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-05-2017, 02:41 PM   #66
TECH Enthusiast
 
bigbomber5's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 615
Default



That looks so good! Great work!!
bigbomber5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-05-2017, 08:08 PM   #67
UNDER PRESSURE MOD
Thread Starter
iTrader: (19)
 
The Alchemist's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Doylestown PA
Posts: 10,771
Default

Trust me, the day I get my car back, I will have pictures of it installed with the factory airbag and radio controls.
The Alchemist is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2017, 07:30 AM   #68
UNDER PRESSURE MOD
Thread Starter
iTrader: (19)
 
The Alchemist's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Doylestown PA
Posts: 10,771
Default

I should be getting my car back soon.... stay tuned.
The Alchemist is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2017, 03:26 PM   #69
TECH Fanatic
 
jaxcam02's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Jacksonville, Fl
Posts: 1,251
Default

DAAAAAAMN, I clicked expecting to see installed pics. GOT MY ***.
jaxcam02 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-17-2017, 05:27 PM   #70
TECH Fanatic
iTrader: (1)
 
2JAWZ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: Richmond,VA
Posts: 1,387
Default

Man that thing is awesome*
2JAWZ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2017, 04:33 AM   #71
UNDER PRESSURE MOD
Thread Starter
iTrader: (19)
 
The Alchemist's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Doylestown PA
Posts: 10,771
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by 2JAWZ View Post
Man that thing is awesome*
Thanks.

Quote:
Originally Posted by jaxcam02 View Post
DAAAAAAMN, I clicked expecting to see installed pics. GOT MY ***.
Trust me, if I had my way it would have been installed the second I got it but I'm going through a divorce and the car is at our place still and I don't have access to it.

That is changing, and I should be getting my car back very soon.
The Alchemist is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2017, 08:49 AM   #72
TECH Junkie
iTrader: (10)
 
blackbyrd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: cookeville, TN
Posts: 3,106
Default

sorry to hear that.

Now quit taunting me and put that damn wheel on lol

cant wait to see final results on it though its making me rethink my wheel choice honestly.
blackbyrd is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-18-2017, 04:59 PM   #73
UNDER PRESSURE MOD
Thread Starter
iTrader: (19)
 
The Alchemist's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Doylestown PA
Posts: 10,771
Default

Trust me, noone wants me to install this wheel more than me.
The Alchemist is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-25-2017, 08:27 AM   #74
UNDER PRESSURE MOD
Thread Starter
iTrader: (19)
 
The Alchemist's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Doylestown PA
Posts: 10,771
Default

Well, I finally got my car back this week, and last night I was able to get the wheel installed. It was late, so no daylight pics yet.





The buttons fit perfectly, and I really like how the wheel feels. It modernized the interior of this dated car really well. I like that it looks factory as well.
The Alchemist is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-25-2017, 09:03 AM   #75
TECH Junkie
iTrader: (1)
 
mac62989's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Shelton, CT
Posts: 3,376
Default

Airbag cover looks better than I imagined but still kind of looks a little out of place to me.
mac62989 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-25-2017, 09:50 AM   #76
UNDER PRESSURE MOD
Thread Starter
iTrader: (19)
 
The Alchemist's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Doylestown PA
Posts: 10,771
Default

Yeah, it's a little out of place, but since I did leather on the wheel for the grips, it's not too bad. I'll try and clean it up and get it a little 'brighter' and it should be ok. Maybe I'll dye the Pontiac arrow head red to have it match better.
The Alchemist is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-25-2017, 09:51 AM   #77
TECH Fanatic
 
jaxcam02's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Jacksonville, Fl
Posts: 1,251
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by mac62989 View Post
Airbag cover looks better than I imagined but still kind of looks a little out of place to me.
yea there's got to be a way to cover that thing. Every other part looks friggin amazing, but that air bag cover looks like a bubble about to pop on you. I'd think if it was painted gloss black with vinyl paint it might blend in better. Regardless glad to finally see the thing in the car. So good job on getting it done
jaxcam02 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-25-2017, 12:51 PM   #78
TECH Fanatic
iTrader: (13)
 
AnotherWs6's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Westchester, NY
Posts: 1,750
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by jaxcam02 View Post
yea there's got to be a way to cover that thing. Every other part looks friggin amazing, but that air bag cover looks like a bubble about to pop on you. I'd think if it was painted gloss black with vinyl paint it might blend in better. Regardless glad to finally see the thing in the car. So good job on getting it done
This. Exactly what I thought as soon as I saw it. If you use the right paint and get it gloss black (maybe with the red arrow too) I think it would look much better. Looks cool though. Can you take some pics when it's brighter and from farther away? Too see how it jives with the interior?
AnotherWs6 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-26-2017, 05:53 AM   #79
UNDER PRESSURE MOD
Thread Starter
iTrader: (19)
 
The Alchemist's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Doylestown PA
Posts: 10,771
Default

I will definitely take some better pics, hopefully today to give a better idea of how it looks.
The Alchemist is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-26-2017, 08:36 AM   #80
TECH Junkie
iTrader: (10)
 
blackbyrd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: cookeville, TN
Posts: 3,106
Default

I think the flash is making it look different than it actually is. I'd like to see a pic of the whole interior to see how it blends in
blackbyrd is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Zip-Tie Mod J-Rod Corvette Performance 8 06-25-2017 04:11 PM
Gauge bezel customized... Swiat34 Pontiac Firebird 1967-2002 20 05-21-2017 02:02 PM
Whats involved in a C6 Steering wheel swap. Video CamaroRick Multimedia Exchange 4 05-04-2017 08:22 PM
Post pictures of your ZR1 wheels *Dont Quote Pics Fast T Multimedia Exchange 236 04-10-2017 09:24 PM
Pulled the trigger! blackbyrd Appearance & Detailing 11 02-27-2017 03:47 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:31 AM.


 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: