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Mar 26, 7:03pm - #136162 
got my kit painted

finally got my kit painted, i did the pre fit and all that, took it to the paint shop and they charged me $500. not to bad considering they had to fix 3 cracks in the gel coat. though it is the veilside ff gt, you still may have cracks when it comes off of ups.anyways to the people that have the vs ff gt front end, i am not taking the plastic under paneling off, ive reinforced it, so its solid and wont shake around but will the plastic edge show through the main opening of the front end? or will it sit below the opening so you dont see the plastic edge?

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Mar 26, 7:04pm - #136163 
rear bumper

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Mar 26, 7:05pm - #136164 
sweet...still dont like it tho...looks like a box


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Mar 26, 7:06pm - #136165 
dont worry, thats just dust on the rear bumper

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Mar 26, 7:07pm - #136166 
cant wait to see it installed grin


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Mar 26, 7:08pm - #136167 
thanks, i know what you mean. i was seriously debating on getting the kaminari, but so many people have it. and so many people have it because it is a sweet kit and good quality

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Mar 26, 7:10pm - #136168 
yea you should of got trial grin


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Mar 26, 7:12pm - #136169 
thought of that too, but someone in my area has one. was even thinking of the apr widebody, but this is a daily driver, if i do bust something up it can be fixed easier

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Mar 26, 7:14pm - #136170 
sweet can't wait to see it on the car!

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Mar 26, 7:32pm - #136171 
Originally Posted by se7enmodgt20
sweet can't wait to see it on the car!


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Mar 26, 8:42pm - #136172 
Looks good so, post pics when its installed ASAP.


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Mar 26, 8:50pm - #136173 
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
cant wait to see it installed grin


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Mar 26, 10:30pm - #136174 
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
sweet...still dont like it tho...looks like a box

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Mar 27, 1:07am - #136175 
Originally Posted by Evan
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cant wait to see it installed grin


me too!

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Mar 27, 4:17am - #136176 
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
cant wait to see it installed grin

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Mar 27, 6:00am - #136177 
hyper nice, cant wait to see it installed smile


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Mar 27, 8:48am - #136178 
can't wait to see it installed. and make sure you get the underbody plastics cut shorter or reinforced...

mine were temporarily duct taped to the front...and now they are completely bent down all fucked up...i need new ones and need work done to my front now. frown


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Mar 27, 10:06am - #136179 
welcome to the club, congrats thumbsup as far as my plstics i cut mine right across where the tow hook is. i posted a pic b4 ill look for it

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Mar 27, 11:06am - #136180 
Originally Posted by tru_Asiatik_Pride
welcome to the club, congrats thumbsup as far as my plstics i cut mine right across where the tow hook is. i posted a pic b4 ill look for it


you cut yours too far back imo...cause when you look through the mouth of the front, you can see the road right behind it frown

i have to get new ones now and i want them cut shorter, then secured somehow...i don't even know.


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Mar 27, 11:57am - #136181 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
Originally Posted by tru_Asiatik_Pride
welcome to the club, congrats thumbsup as far as my plstics i cut mine right across where the tow hook is. i posted a pic b4 ill look for it


you cut yours too far back imo...cause when you look through the mouth of the front, you can see the road right behind it frown

i have to get new ones now and i want them cut shorter, then secured somehow...i don't even know.

true...but i think its cleaner that way than having it cut halfway thru. i think if you cut it anyother way the plastic would still bend and if i secure it in different locations it would not be practical for me since it will be harder to take off the bumper(if i had too)so i went with practicality than looks thumbsup besides i have my liscence plate blocking that view of the road grin tongue

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Mar 27, 12:06pm - #136182 
Originally Posted by tru_Asiatik_Pride
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
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welcome to the club, congrats thumbsup as far as my plstics i cut mine right across where the tow hook is. i posted a pic b4 ill look for it


you cut yours too far back imo...cause when you look through the mouth of the front, you can see the road right behind it frown

i have to get new ones now and i want them cut shorter, then secured somehow...i don't even know.

true...but i think its cleaner that way than having it cut halfway thru. i think if you cut it anyother way the plastic would still bend and if i secure it in different locations it would not be practical for me since it will be harder to take off the bumper(if i had too)so i went with practicality than looks thumbsup besides i have my liscence plate blocking that view of the road grin tongue


lol whatever floats your boat thumbsup


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Mar 27, 1:15pm - #136183 
nice man...cant wait to see some pics!

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Mar 27, 4:36pm - #136184 
looking good, nice to see more people enjoying the ff gt kit. congrats

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Mar 27, 7:53pm - #136185 
i installed the kit today, and figured out the plastic under body issue. what i did was get multiple metal brackets from lowes and bolts and nuts. there are multiple unused holes under the radiator on the frame. i used those as mounting points and made sort of a skeleton to secure the plastic. also made two notches were the front end would come into contact with the plastic. its as solid as stock and would never know anything was done to it

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Mar 27, 7:54pm - #136186 
get the pic up shitttttttt


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Mar 27, 8:35pm - #136187 
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
get the pic up shitttttttt


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Mar 27, 10:16pm - #136188 
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
cant wait to see it installed grin

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Mar 27, 11:19pm - #136189 
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
cant wait to see it installed grin

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Mar 28, 12:09am - #136190 
UH! I love that kit. Soon very soon I will have my own.


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Mar 28, 11:06am - #136191 
nice, when are you putting it on? thumbsup

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Mar 28, 12:27pm - #136192 
Originally Posted by hucke150
i installed the kit today, and figured out the plastic under body issue. what i did was get multiple metal brackets from lowes and bolts and nuts. there are multiple unused holes under the radiator on the frame. i used those as mounting points and made sort of a skeleton to secure the plastic. also made two notches were the front end would come into contact with the plastic. its as solid as stock and would never know anything was done to it


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Mar 28, 1:21pm - #136193 
finished 1

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Mar 28, 1:22pm - #136194 
pic 2

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Mar 28, 1:22pm - #136195 
pic 3

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Mar 28, 1:23pm - #136196 
pic 4

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Mar 28, 4:00pm - #136197 
NICE...

I really like the new rear eek eek eek thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup


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Mar 28, 4:17pm - #136198 
Looks good. thumbsup


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Mar 28, 4:53pm - #136199 
omg thats fuckin tight!!! i love ur rims...very clean bro thumbsup


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Mar 28, 5:01pm - #136200 
NICE!! are you gonna keep the stock wing?


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Mar 28, 5:20pm - #136201 
i am not to sure yet. i like it with the stock wing keeps it clean. thanks about the comment on the rims. not to good of pictures but i like them. was nervouse about getting the racinghart cx in 1 piece. but couldnt be happier with them

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Mar 28, 10:17pm - #136202 
eek That's HOT!!!!!!! tasty thumbsup


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Mar 28, 10:31pm - #136203 
How can you just have that sitting in your garage!!! I would bust my ass all night insalling that! thumbsup

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Mar 28, 10:35pm - #136204 
Originally Posted by Rocketman
How can you just have that sitting in your garage!!! I would bust my ass all night insalling that! thumbsup


scroll down, he's posted some pics of it installed deal


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Mar 28, 11:36pm - #136205 
eek eeknice!

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Mar 29, 1:40am - #136206 
Originally Posted by LinkTallica
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cant wait to see it installed grin

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Mar 29, 10:53am - #136207 
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Mar 29, 5:42pm - #136208 
thanks everyone i am glad that you like it. it actually looks good in black

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Mar 29, 7:19pm - #136209 
Very nice car! thumbsup

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