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by mrpaint1
Wed Aug 13, 2008 8:03 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

Re: suzuki swift show stopper

its a show car idiot not an autosalon car,
mate this is the reason i dont answer dumb questions?
by mrpaint1
Tue Aug 12, 2008 11:35 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

Re: suzuki swift show stopper

if your intrested in buying the car please email me [email protected].com for an inspection, if not the car will be on display at extreme horsepower show in november and will do one last loop in adelide before we retire the car,as some other members are aware we are currently building a new car that is...
by mrpaint1
Tue Aug 12, 2008 9:47 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

Re: suzuki swift show stopper

daniel, car is running 20s,being sold with 19s,yhi supply all our rims, no mention of turbo on ebay?we limited the amount of write up on ebay and gave our email address and said to ask for any details, we have a full write up on modded extras etc that comes with the car if someone is a serious buyer...
by mrpaint1
Tue Aug 05, 2008 8:46 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

Re: suzuki swift show stopper

cheers guys some nice comments,
im not outto get rich,just like seeing people smile when they see there car finished,
but???? were building a whole new s#$%%^ki project so stay tuned for something that i hope this country can cope with?????,
by mrpaint1
Mon Aug 04, 2008 10:47 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

Re: suzuki swift show stopper

the swift is being sold on ebay it has a very low reserve,some people from this forum have viewed the car and can tell you the detail that has gone into it, the reserve is low so this is going to be the last chance to own this car http://cars2.ebay.com.au/suzuki-swift-true-show-stopper_W0QQcmdZViewI...
by mrpaint1
Tue Jul 15, 2008 11:41 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

Re: suzuki swift show stopper

well its shaping up to be a big year for us, we have built alot of cars and now we are heading into a whole new show scene,we are now building our all time dream car and thn were going to rtir from th show car world whil we are still doing well and move into the resto world and restore yester year, ...
by mrpaint1
Sat Jun 07, 2008 7:04 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Red Swift with black wheels?
Replies: 41
Views: 10456

Re: Red Swift with black wheels?

no way?
spoils what could be a good car.........
by mrpaint1
Tue Jun 03, 2008 10:48 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

Re: suzuki swift show stopper

we are all very excited about working with chriss on this project,
we have now all the plans on paper and were chatting via email on the build,we are getting closer now to start the conversion,
by mrpaint1
Mon Jun 02, 2008 11:29 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

Re: suzuki swift show stopper

well we would like to thank chriss halling from this forum for his efforts and hard work he is putting into designing a twin turbo set up for the im hot swift,this will be a first,we are mounting 2 turbos coming through the bonnet and chriss has his work cut out with this design,we are realy looking...
by mrpaint1
Sat May 24, 2008 8:09 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: xtreme swift mods!
Replies: 41
Views: 16315

Re: xtreme swift mods!

looks like the original bat mobile..... still dare to be different,the swift looks killa,some good thoughts went into that just from a custom painters point?the colors were not blended into the style lines properly,if you look at it they just dont flow,if they sorted that out and hand stripped the h...
by mrpaint1
Thu May 22, 2008 11:17 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Swift stripes
Replies: 27
Views: 6140

Re: Swift stripes

that looks realy good,i like it......the handles are they proper chrome or those covers,i have just got my order of the new dna chrome paint that is very popular so im testing some stuff out with that,
like ya work
darren
by mrpaint1
Sun May 18, 2008 12:58 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

Re: suzuki swift show stopper

tom we are invited to attend the prozac dyno day shoot out and show and shine,so we have spent most of today cleaning and preping for the show,tom is more about getting some dyno fiqures on the swift, anyone heading out to the show call in to our stand and intro yourself,alot of our tougest work wil...
by mrpaint1
Fri May 16, 2008 12:20 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: THE ZAGE TURBO KIT DEBATE. episode 2!!!
Replies: 17
Views: 3398

Re: THE ZAGE TURBO KIT DEBATE. episode 2!!!

i have been reading this thread for what reason im realy not sure?but ive found it sorta intresting,nyway is this realy a way of advertising,just asking you from a business point,i hav competition and i am realy not intrested in the way they advertise on how good or bad there product is, a good prod...
by mrpaint1
Tue Apr 22, 2008 12:05 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

Re: suzuki swift show stopper

yer?the cost is rising daily,infact the paint work is insured for $20,000.00 and to date the car has cost including the purchase of the car over $80,000.00,thats alot of swift or should i say its alot of swifts,must say ive enjoyed building the car,3 years and still going im stopping after this new ...
by mrpaint1
Sat Apr 19, 2008 10:10 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Scratches on Door
Replies: 3
Views: 668

Re: Scratches on Door

not hard to match,we infact paint approx 2 swifts a week,
the paint is very thin from factory and scratches realy easy..........
by mrpaint1
Fri Apr 18, 2008 10:50 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Scratches on Door
Replies: 3
Views: 668

Re: Scratches on Door

touch up guys do the best they can,there is a company called duco magic? there pretty good but that only lasts for approx 30 washes then the stratch re appears..... i would suggest a cheap option is to buy some touch up paint and buy a possum brush,the possum brush is very fine and veryt good for yo...
by mrpaint1
Wed Apr 16, 2008 11:06 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

Re: suzuki swift show stopper

looked at body kits all over the world,nothing ive ever seen looks different,when we built the swift we wanted to build a car without a kit,we wanted the paint to have all the inpact,its something that is done in the states by other builders like chip foose and co,they take a car take the ugly out a...
by mrpaint1
Wed Apr 16, 2008 9:10 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

Re: suzuki swift show stopper

all ready running turb.want to mount a huge front intercooler soon,would realy like to work out how to have a twin turb set up and have them outer the bonnet,but have exhausted nearly every avenue to get that done?
as for 20s we are already tunning them,refer to a pic posted last mnth...
cheers darren
by mrpaint1
Wed Apr 16, 2008 8:31 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

Re: suzuki swift show stopper

ok well ive spent hours and hours coming up with new ideas,we have bounced all these ideas round with other builders, i would now like to welcome autobarn as our new sponsor, the swift is currently in newspot suzukis show room at main nrth rd salisbury plains and we get the car back next week, we ha...
by mrpaint1
Sun Apr 06, 2008 9:07 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

Re: suzuki swift show stopper

well another win for us today at wayville,
cheers for all the support,great show.....
by mrpaint1
Thu Mar 27, 2008 10:11 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

cheers for some ideas,
well everything is on hold now as we have been asked to the mequires super star car show at wayville for the 5 day autoshow,
hope to see some of you there,wish us luck as this show is going to be huge and some tough modded cars,
by mrpaint1
Tue Mar 25, 2008 10:50 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

we have decided that we no longer drive the swift so we are going to shave the entire car,door handles and side indercators are going,we are putting scissor lift doors on ,in place of the indercators we are open to ideas but are still thinking, we are also thinking now that we will change the bonnet...
by mrpaint1
Tue Mar 18, 2008 10:01 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

someones seen something?.....

yes the sides are something along those lines?stayed tuned for alot of new stuff going on,
by mrpaint1
Sun Mar 16, 2008 9:33 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Loose 'A' Pillar trim
Replies: 1
Views: 918

yes it would be the clip that mounts it to the a piller,that would be under warranty if you have not removed the panel,call your dealer and explain your problem,
by mrpaint1
Sun Mar 16, 2008 3:41 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

on display old school new age show 29th of march,
come and say hi.
by mrpaint1
Sat Mar 08, 2008 12:59 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

at the moment were airbrushing the sides with a hole new theme, the 20s do feel the gaurds when you see it in real life,the rims rubbed on the inside of the edge to side of the wheel arch as they were not big enough,we then had to modify the arches to suit,putting 20s on was harder than we first tho...
by mrpaint1
Wed Mar 05, 2008 8:02 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Seat Wear
Replies: 53
Views: 5913

pm me i have a full suzuki interior,seats the lot.never been sat in all brand new from ours that we built,infact all the seats are wrapped in plastic still.
by mrpaint1
Wed Mar 05, 2008 7:04 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

daniel those rims are 20s,look at the bottom pic they fit well but you have to pump the gaurds etc,if you look at the pic on that bottom link you will see that the rear gaurds are not lipped but infact pumped out, as for recent interoir pics i dont have any,if you go to the first page there is some ...
by mrpaint1
Wed Mar 05, 2008 6:50 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Seat Wear
Replies: 53
Views: 5913

also take into consideration the price from brand new with dealer warranty is $15990,you get alot of car for that money aswell,power windows airbags cd etc etc etc....and value versus features thats alot of car for your money,we work on alot of cars that have alot worse quility than a swift,infact i...
by mrpaint1
Wed Mar 05, 2008 6:49 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Seat Wear
Replies: 53
Views: 5913

firstly no car maker would warranty an interior,i would however mention it to your suzuki dealer and study there reaction,sometimes with the right approach etc most dealerships will help you out,if they cant fix it being a dealer they would be able to point you into a direction were the price to fix...
by mrpaint1
Tue Mar 04, 2008 4:55 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Paint Protection Bat Poop!
Replies: 190
Views: 136345

didnt ford circle the problem.....
by mrpaint1
Mon Mar 03, 2008 7:03 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Paint Protection Bat Poop!
Replies: 190
Views: 136345

i realy dont understand this thread from a business owners point, if a customer came to me and wasnt happy i would surely endevour all i could to make this person happy, as from your point,firstly i feel sorry for you but you have rights and have not once acted on any of them,if you played the whole...
by mrpaint1
Sun Mar 02, 2008 8:45 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

cool,im hitting your boss up for some new audio gear atm,i have to install a huge sound system for autosalon challenge,im doing every state this year and im going to look for some sponsorship,its getting to hard to juggle a business and run a few show cars around the states, so if anyone is looking ...
by mrpaint1
Sun Mar 02, 2008 5:01 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

follow these links for the latest top gear photography pics taken at autofest 08 and extreme horsepower 07 http://topgearphotography.net/gallery/main.php?g2_itemId=1485 http://topgearphotography.net/gallery/main.php?g2_itemId=1584 autofest street cruise http://topgearphotography.net/gallery/main.php...
by mrpaint1
Sun Feb 17, 2008 2:39 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

will post some new pics soon,had a computer crash and lost alot of stuff, we have not booked any shows now untill march this gives us time now to make some new changes, we do now welcome to our garage a brand new suzuki vitara prestige 4wd, we are building a whole new suzuki 4wd,this car should be d...
by mrpaint1
Sun Feb 17, 2008 10:55 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

we have just returned from autofest,great event,awesome cars,
we won 2nd top 4cyl,1st top custom paint,and 1st overall,
by mrpaint1
Sun Dec 09, 2007 5:49 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

well everyone we won top airbrushing at extreme horse power show.
cheers to everyone that said hellow
by mrpaint1
Sat Dec 08, 2007 7:29 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

on display at wayville extreme horse power show,will post a pic later.
if ya coming down say hi and intro ya self
by mrpaint1
Mon Dec 03, 2007 8:26 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

dam,sorry guys but i have to attend extreme horse power this weekend,
8/9th of dec

will be on the next cruise for sure,but if you go to extreme come over and intro yourself,cya all there
by mrpaint1
Sat Dec 01, 2007 8:50 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

should be good.....we will be there,

cya all on the 16th,send me some details,
by mrpaint1
Fri Nov 30, 2007 9:10 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: fitting diffrent rear light
Replies: 10
Views: 3743

all the same champ............
by mrpaint1
Fri Nov 30, 2007 9:18 am
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: fitting diffrent rear light
Replies: 10
Views: 3743

very easy install,just look at the new light and it will explain were the screws are in your current fitted light,
cheers
by mrpaint1
Thu Nov 29, 2007 9:39 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

on disply for the first time since the rebuild at the david d mem show at port adelaide rubgy club this weekend 1 of december

also on display at the extreme horse power show 8/9 of december

hope to meet some of you at these shows
by mrpaint1
Mon Nov 26, 2007 7:17 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

ummmmmmmmm no..lol..i own and manage mr paint and panel on stanbel road salisbury plains,im just a spray painter,
that photoshoot was hot4s...
by mrpaint1
Sun Nov 25, 2007 7:20 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

here is a pic of the dash,we removed the factory dash and spent many hours smoothing all the plastic,before painting and airbrushing it,the dash took a little over a mnth to complete, http://i72.photobucket.com/albums/i198/mrpaint1/exhaustplusute054.jpg here is also a more detailed pic of the roof t...
by mrpaint1
Sun Nov 25, 2007 6:03 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Butchered
Replies: 8
Views: 1971

mmmmmmm is that your car?

pitty ya didnt live in adelaide,its easy to fix up,we would be able to airbrush into the white and sort that out,im looking at it as a perfect canvas,could be fun,
mr paint and panel
by mrpaint1
Thu Nov 22, 2007 7:50 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: Paint Protection Bat Poop!
Replies: 190
Views: 136345

hey gomo, sorry to hear about what has happened to your car,the problem is (in defence of suzuki and there paint protection)that paint protection protects paint from uv rays and also protects it from elements of rain etc will also assist in things like bird dropping stains if washed away straight aw...
by mrpaint1
Tue Nov 20, 2007 9:18 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

yer????did i say boost gauge...lol..ssshhhhh,.anyway got the car back from suzuki today,there done there shoot with it,now its off for a photoshoot this weekend for a mag, then after that i can pretty much start posting pics of parts of the car but have promised to do no full car shots, hanging to s...
by mrpaint1
Tue Nov 20, 2007 8:24 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

yer for sure,will be great to go out and cruise it rather than sit at shows cleaning it......
by mrpaint1
Tue Nov 20, 2007 7:18 pm
Forum: New Swift General Discussion
Topic: suzuki swift show stopper
Replies: 93
Views: 23183

firstly yer it does have boost gauge etc on the bonnet,not sure who posted pics,the car was in hot4s earlier mid year so maybe you seen it there,those pics were taken sometime ago and the car under went a full change since them pics,it would be the only car with that sorta paint. the rims are advant...