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2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V Appearance Mods Discussion, Can you guess what's wrong in this pic? in Cadillac CTS-V Series Forum - 2004 - 2007; Here's the first pic. Can you tell what's wrong? If you guessed missing center cap, ding! ding! ding! ... you're ...
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    Can you guess what's wrong in this pic?

    Here's the first pic. Can you tell what's wrong?






    If you guessed missing center cap, ding! ding! ding! ... you're right!





    I called Zoeb at wheeldude to get a replacement, and he's getting one out ASAP.

    Love my wheels.
    '05 CTS-V, Maggie, Kooks, Hotchkis, Ground Control, Corsa, B&M, DSS/Hendrix, Full 3M Clear Bra, Autovation, V Headrests, CTS Console, STS-V 55w Fogs, Black Vette FRCs, Specter Werkes, Katech LS9 Clutch, SS Brake Lines, Heavymetals U-Turn Fuel Line Eliminator, Momo Combat Evo Shift Knob, Wldwhl Clear Sidemarkers, Linea Corse LC855 Wheels or OEM wheels w/'06-'07 Center Caps, plus a couple more. 472 RWHP/411 RWTQ (Mustang Dyno).

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    Those look awesome! I'm a fan

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    Re: Can you guess what's wrong in this pic?

    They look so much better in person...I'm a fan too.

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    Looks good!

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    Re: Can you guess what's wrong in this pic?

    Thanks, guys. I think wheeldude and Corse Linea have a winner here.

    A missing center cap after maybe 3k miles, though ...
    '05 CTS-V, Maggie, Kooks, Hotchkis, Ground Control, Corsa, B&M, DSS/Hendrix, Full 3M Clear Bra, Autovation, V Headrests, CTS Console, STS-V 55w Fogs, Black Vette FRCs, Specter Werkes, Katech LS9 Clutch, SS Brake Lines, Heavymetals U-Turn Fuel Line Eliminator, Momo Combat Evo Shift Knob, Wldwhl Clear Sidemarkers, Linea Corse LC855 Wheels or OEM wheels w/'06-'07 Center Caps, plus a couple more. 472 RWHP/411 RWTQ (Mustang Dyno).

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    Re: Can you guess what's wrong in this pic?

    So, wheeldude sends me a "center cap," and it's totally the wrong one.

    So much for showing my wheels off at the Cadillac Corral at the Detroit Grand Prix tomorrow.



    Here's what they sent me compared to what they should've sent ...







    Here's compared to the blank spot as vacated by the original emblem or center cap or whatever ...

    '05 CTS-V, Maggie, Kooks, Hotchkis, Ground Control, Corsa, B&M, DSS/Hendrix, Full 3M Clear Bra, Autovation, V Headrests, CTS Console, STS-V 55w Fogs, Black Vette FRCs, Specter Werkes, Katech LS9 Clutch, SS Brake Lines, Heavymetals U-Turn Fuel Line Eliminator, Momo Combat Evo Shift Knob, Wldwhl Clear Sidemarkers, Linea Corse LC855 Wheels or OEM wheels w/'06-'07 Center Caps, plus a couple more. 472 RWHP/411 RWTQ (Mustang Dyno).

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    Re: Can you guess what's wrong in this pic?

    Honestly doesn't look that bad. I wouldn't mind showing them off anyway.

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    Re: Can you guess what's wrong in this pic?

    Thats what I want my Stealth Grey V to look like. Thats perfection right there.

    Whats the details on your suspension/wheel setup?

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    Quote Originally Posted by DoubleK81 View Post
    Thats what I want my Stealth Grey V to look like. Thats perfection right there.

    Whats the details on your suspension/wheel setup?
    Thanks for the kind words. It's taken nearly 7-1/2 years and a boat-load of buck$.

    Particulars are Linea Corse LC855 19" wheels in hyper black from wheeldude. Oh, and car is lowered about 3/4" with Ground Control kit. Lots of fun, too.
    '05 CTS-V, Maggie, Kooks, Hotchkis, Ground Control, Corsa, B&M, DSS/Hendrix, Full 3M Clear Bra, Autovation, V Headrests, CTS Console, STS-V 55w Fogs, Black Vette FRCs, Specter Werkes, Katech LS9 Clutch, SS Brake Lines, Heavymetals U-Turn Fuel Line Eliminator, Momo Combat Evo Shift Knob, Wldwhl Clear Sidemarkers, Linea Corse LC855 Wheels or OEM wheels w/'06-'07 Center Caps, plus a couple more. 472 RWHP/411 RWTQ (Mustang Dyno).

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    Re: Can you guess what's wrong in this pic?

    Love the wheels. Slap the center cap on, no one will ever notice...assuming they can't get you the correct one.


    How did you get the rear GC that low? I have mine at the lowest setting with FG2 and its not that low, which doesn't look too low for performance but good ride stance especially compared to front.

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    Re: Can you guess what's wrong in this pic?

    Must be the tires that make it appear low(er). It's definitely lower than stock, but not excessively, IMHO. The rears are Michelin Pilot Super Sports in 275/35ZR19 size. Really fill the wheel well.
    '05 CTS-V, Maggie, Kooks, Hotchkis, Ground Control, Corsa, B&M, DSS/Hendrix, Full 3M Clear Bra, Autovation, V Headrests, CTS Console, STS-V 55w Fogs, Black Vette FRCs, Specter Werkes, Katech LS9 Clutch, SS Brake Lines, Heavymetals U-Turn Fuel Line Eliminator, Momo Combat Evo Shift Knob, Wldwhl Clear Sidemarkers, Linea Corse LC855 Wheels or OEM wheels w/'06-'07 Center Caps, plus a couple more. 472 RWHP/411 RWTQ (Mustang Dyno).

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    Re: Can you guess what's wrong in this pic?

    You should grab a set of these... they would look sick! This guy got them painted Stealth Gray
    http://www.cadillacforums.com/forums...ebay-link.html

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    Re: Can you guess what's wrong in this pic?

    You need a couple stops from 140+ to knock the rust off those rotors

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    Re: Can you guess what's wrong in this pic?

    Quote Originally Posted by lilred View Post
    You need a couple stops from 140+ to knock the rust off those rotors
    Yeah, looks unkept ... I know,but I had just washed it then drove it 25ft directly into the garage in preparation of meeting up with V2 guys at the Detroit Grand Prix ... where it rained.
    '05 CTS-V, Maggie, Kooks, Hotchkis, Ground Control, Corsa, B&M, DSS/Hendrix, Full 3M Clear Bra, Autovation, V Headrests, CTS Console, STS-V 55w Fogs, Black Vette FRCs, Specter Werkes, Katech LS9 Clutch, SS Brake Lines, Heavymetals U-Turn Fuel Line Eliminator, Momo Combat Evo Shift Knob, Wldwhl Clear Sidemarkers, Linea Corse LC855 Wheels or OEM wheels w/'06-'07 Center Caps, plus a couple more. 472 RWHP/411 RWTQ (Mustang Dyno).

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