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MICABLUE Mar 22, 11:45pm - #132071 

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Body kit questions.

Okay, i'm getting a kit soon but trying to figure up total cost and all that.
If anyone has any kind of estimates on what they think it will cost to get a Urethane blitz or kaminari kit painted for it would be extremely helpful.
Also, should i have the kit installed THEN painted or vice versa? Advantages/disadvantages?
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IcEd blUe Mar 22, 11:56pm - #132072 

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Dont get urthane, its too heavy, and for blitz it is...HUUUGEEEE!!!

kaminari will be cheaper for install because it has almost perfect fitment where as blitz just straight up sucks for fitment.When you go to the shop to have your body kit installed they will first install it to see if the have to modify anything, after its perfected for fitmnet they will then take it off and paint it then install it again.NEVER drive your car with an unpainted bodykit..you risk being made fun of AND rocks will get into your bumpers and if they dont get out your paints gonna be pretty crappy.

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Sik_Wit_It Mar 23, 1:02am - #132073 

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def get ureathane with blitz, thats what i got and i have hit sooo much shit and it hasn't done anything,not break like FG. ya its huge ands real low to the ground,so why would you want FG, gonna break in the first few weeks i bet ya.

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IcEd blUe Mar 23, 1:22am - #132074 

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on the contrary my dear watson

i have a JDM Fiberglass blitz front and i drove it in the snow and it works as a snow plow..its fine!
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VSGTS14 Mar 23, 2:15am - #132075 

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FG is fine...had it, just don't hit hard with it or it will chip...if you plan on hitting, get Urethane.

have the kit fitted before painting...then paint and install it...


ranges from 700-1000 for a good job..or more.

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Sik_Wit_It Mar 23, 4:02am - #132076 

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Originally Posted by IcEd blUe

on the contrary my dear watson

i have a JDM Fiberglass blitz front and i drove it in the snow and it works as a snow plow..its fine!

thats what i DONT want. but i don't drive mine in the winter so what the hey. also keep driving in the snow and get salt all over that Fiberglass, tell me how it works out. spineyes

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IcEd blUe Mar 23, 1:00pm - #132077 

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Originally Posted by Sik_Wit_It
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
on the contrary my dear watson

i have a JDM Fiberglass blitz front and i drove it in the snow and it works as a snow plow..its fine!

thats what i DONT want. but i don't drive mine in the winter so what the hey. also keep driving in the snow and get salt all over that Fiberglass, tell me how it works out. spineyes



well there was no salt at the time i was driving it as a snow plow

and..it probably helps that i have 19's without a drop grin
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