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So I bought my 06 Midnight Blue Dodge Charger SE 3.5 on July 4th, 2006.. I'm in the military and at the time was an E4 so I wasn't getting paid a whole hell of a lot.. The only extra option that it had was power drivers seat.. I was happy though, I got the car that I thought I couldn't afford.. Loved it.. Added some things that really annoyed me that it didn't have and things that I just thought made it better.. Here's that mod list..

  • Mopar Hood Struts
  • Side Moldings Removed
  • Emblems Debadged
  • 3rd Brake Light Cover
  • Custom Visor Overlay
  • Billet Door Pins
  • Locking Gas Cap
  • 6 Disc CD/MP3 Changer
  • Blinker Mod
  • Airaid QuickFit CAI 350-171
  • S&B Air Filter
  • Honeycomb Grille
  • Fog Lights
  • 20% Tint All Around
  • Mopar Dual Cat-Back
  • Blue Dome Lights
  • Charger Script Emblems (Grille, Sides and Trunk)

I got back from deployment July 3rd, 2007 and didn't do anything to the car after I got back.. Married life, I tell ya.. lol.. Seriously though, I had a bunch of things I wanted to do but just never got around to it..

May of 2008 rolls around and I'm getting HEMI fever.. I vowed that I would never drive one because I knew that I'd want one.. So I convince the wife that maybe we should go look at one.. They're having really good deals right now and I have a guy that will make that deal even better.. I do my research online and narrow it down to 3 that I want.. Found them on the lot and out of the colors available, I like the Steel Blue.. It's kind of a weird color but it changes with the lighting and angle you look at it.. So we talk to my guy and take it for a test drive.. I love it.. The wife loves it.. We make the deal.. So on May 30th, 2008 I became a member of the upgrade club.. Onto the mods and info..

Purchase Options

  • Steel Blue Metallic Clear Coat
  • Dark Slate Gray Interior
  • Customer Preferred Package 29P
  • MyGIG Multimedia Entertainment System
  • Chrome Crosshairs with Chrome Slats
Performance Modifications

  • None as of yet
Exterior Modifications

  • 07.19.08 Demolded
  • 07.19.08 Hood Struts
  • 10.06.08 20% Tint All Around
  • 01.13.09 Stubby Antenna
  • 01.13.09 OEM Strut Covers
  • 01.13.09 OEM PCM Cover
Interior Modifications

  • 09.16.08 Door lock O-rings
Lighting Modifications

  • None as of yet
Performance Data

  • 1/4 Mile: Not Tested
  • RWHP: Not Tested
  • RWTQ: Not Tested
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Just so everyone knows this is more for me then it is for everyone else.. Just thought I'd share in case someone had same ideas or questions..
 

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sounds like your gonna have a sweet ride! goodluck
 

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Congrats on the upgrade.
 

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Welcome fellow HEMI owner. I too loved my SXT but yearned for more power and cylinders.
 
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