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Old 11-11-2019, 05:52 PM
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I gave a 1988 Prostar back it's dignity.

I took this trade in off a local dealers hands pretty cheap because they wanted it to stop stinking up their lot. It was in very shabby condition and I basically had to do some work on every thing. The drive train was in solid condition so that made it worth it. Mechanically I put on a new carb, shift and throttle cables, exhaust manifolds, transmission oil cooler and all new hoses. I also replaced the bilge pump and hose, blower and vent hose, battery and battery cables.

Cosmetically after scrubbing the oxidation off and buffing with 3M compound I found too many ding repairs for it to ever look good. After looking at my options I decided to give wrapping a try. I also wanted to stick to the original two tone theme and I tell you that made my 1st wrap a tough job. I only have about $500 in wrap materials and learned a pretty cool new skill. I had the interior recovered by a local guy that does it on the side and only have about $800 in that. I will post some pictures and a Youtube video link of the wrap. I have about a zillion hours in it but most of it was enjoyable. I bought a lake house this year and this MC looks good and runs like new for less than $5500.
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Old 11-11-2019, 05:55 PM
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Old 11-11-2019, 06:04 PM
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Here is the Youtube video of the finished wrap. I can post a few of the process if you are interested.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mApFQkXZwKg
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Old 11-11-2019, 06:11 PM
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A few shots at its new home
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Old 11-11-2019, 08:14 PM
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Looks awesome! Nice work.
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Old 11-16-2019, 10:11 AM
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Very nice!. Love the blue. Who did you have do the interior?

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Old 11-16-2019, 11:50 AM
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Sweet work...

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Old 11-16-2019, 08:26 PM
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Looking good.
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Old 11-18-2019, 08:56 PM
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Looks like a good roi there!!!
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Old 11-25-2019, 02:32 PM
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Very nice!. Love the blue. Who did you have do the interior?

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There is a guy here locally that does it on the side out of his garage. I remove the pieces from the boat and drop them off for about a month. He does good work and is honestly too cheap. I you notice the side gunnels originally had a storage bin and speakers but when I removed them the wood was rotten so I decided to change them a bit to give more floor space.
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