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Old 07-11-2018, 10:49 PM
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hello guys! Wanna share some pics of the coverlay dashboard reinstallation that I did.
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Actually doesn't look bad at all!
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I think that looks a heck of a lot better than a cloth cover. Nice post!
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Looks amazing. I need one. What is it called? Where did you buy and how much?

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Looks amazing. I need one. What is it called? Where did you buy and how much?

Thanks,it was like $180 , the name is coverlay, I don't remember where I bought it!
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That's pretty good.
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You just have to select the right color

Coverlay Mfg| Dash Cover Coverlay 30-408LL-DGR
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Not bad at all.. Looks great!
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What did you use for the glue? I bought mine second hand and haven't had much luck with some stuff
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​​​​​​jimmyfu, it's comes with a silicone glue, you can use black or clear silicone I think the brand is permatex! After you apply the silicone put some heavy stuff on top and leave it overnight.
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^What color did you go with for the coverlay?

I agree with others, it looks great, and thanks for the pics!
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^What color did you go with for the coverlay?

Black or dark gray?
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I need one now, or I sell the car. My OCD ass is crying now! I just developed the dash crack.
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I think this would be your best bet man. It sucks really bad, but this is a great option for a very unfortunate incident.
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Same question as DMZ, Did you all get the black or dark grey?
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Yeah, I'm leaning towards getting one of these from Rock Auto. $162.
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So, what is the material that is on the airbag? Is that a specialty-wrapped airbag? My Coverlay is coming today, but I don't think it has an airbag cover like is what in the pictures to build up the distance from the flat dash to the top of the Coverlay on the airbag cutout.
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^ I believe all coverlay’s have the separate, airbag cover.
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Gotcha. I guess I'll find out tomorrow!
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Actually surprised at how good it looks. Other than the bulge on the front end of the coverlay, you otherwise wouldn't be able to tell it's not OEM. How long did the full install take you?
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Looks very nice. Where did you get that?
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Looks very nice. Where did you get that?
http://coverlaymfg.com
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I took pics in my thread. I detailed how I made it fit better.

https://acurazine.com/forums/third-g...tistic-977389/
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You can buy the exact same Coverlay cover from rockauto for $58 less !
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I went that route.
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Did you test fit it and put the airbag cover on with the glue first let it dry then Took it off and then put on the dashboard cover w/ glue on? Iím getting mine next week.
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It's really easy, just tried on couple of times without glue to check if everything fit OK, and what part it's going to be the more challenging ,open both doors,clean the dashboard with Windex or something similar , apply the silicone and do the big piece first and then the airbag cover , after installed put some heavy stuff all around and let it sit overnight.
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Use shoes on the dash near the windshield, and get at least three large paint tape rolls for the other sections, including using gallon jugs, if you have them. Use the tape rolls to squish the Coverlay to the dash by force from the windshield.

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So I've discovered something weird about the Coverlay. Whereas on the original dash you can put 303 to help protect it (and where it leaves a slight shine to it), the dash cover doesn't work that way, especially if you leave it in the sun. It evaporates to a dull finish. Not sure why, but I found that to be weird.
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Ordered mine this morning, also from RockAuto.com. Had a promo code, so it was $185.00 out the door. I ordered black.
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Did you receive your order?!
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