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need help installing my wings west body kit #149308 Apr 8, 6:24pm Apr 8, 6:24pm
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need help installing my wings west body kit
Hi! Im a newbie here, I just got my wings west body kit a couple days ago and I'm just wondering how much does it cost to install and paint this kit it to my 2000 celica? If anyone knows a good body shop, I live in Van Nuys cali BTW. Thanks in advance.

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: hoobavent] #149309 Apr 8, 6:27pm Apr 8, 6:27pm
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a highly recomended bodyshop in socal area is listed at the top of...
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/forum_EV4.html

TPR Auto Body & Paint (626) 961-2425
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Ask for "ZAR" and mention you are from EverythingCelica...
also mention that you have GENUINE WingsWest kit thumbsup

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https://www.celicahobby.com/photos/inst_wingswest


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Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: hoobavent] #149310 Apr 8, 6:35pm Apr 8, 6:35pm
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i got mine install/paint for $800

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: righteous_one] #149311 Apr 8, 6:39pm Apr 8, 6:39pm
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Go SUPERGLUE!!!! thumbsup

I actually have no Idea how to install the Wings west kit...I would assume it is pretty damn easy though. Just look for Plastic clips and screws!!!! thumbsup

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: Rocketman] #149312 Apr 8, 6:40pm Apr 8, 6:40pm
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Originally Posted by Rocketman
Go SUPERGLUE!!!! thumbsup

I actually have no Idea how to install the Wings west kit...I would assume it is pretty damn easy though. Just look for Plastic clips and screws!!!! thumbsup



hahaha... read that statement people. rofl rofl rofl

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: spaztikid] #149313 Apr 8, 6:47pm Apr 8, 6:47pm
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Originally Posted by spaztikid
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Go SUPERGLUE!!!! thumbsup

I actually have no Idea how to install the Wings west kit...I would assume it is pretty damn easy though. Just look for Plastic clips and screws!!!! thumbsup



hahaha... read that statement people. rofl rofl rofl
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Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: hoobavent] #149314 Apr 8, 6:48pm Apr 8, 6:48pm
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superglue solves most things, so yeah thumbsup

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: righteous_one] #149315 Apr 8, 6:50pm Apr 8, 6:50pm

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Originally Posted by righteous_one
i got mine install/paint for $800
^^not bad

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: hoobavent] #149316 Apr 8, 6:53pm Apr 8, 6:53pm
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thanks for the quick replies you guys. I do hope somebody coulg get me some more price quotes here. The super glues statement was really funny smile I think that made my day. I actually got a $750 from a body shop here I dont know if that's ok?

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: righteous_one] #149317 Apr 8, 6:55pm Apr 8, 6:55pm
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nice ride righteous_one. we have the same color smile Where did you get urs installed? R you a pinoy my friend?

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: hoobavent] #149318 Apr 8, 6:57pm Apr 8, 6:57pm
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dude... hit up TPR tomorrow... thumbsup

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: spaztikid] #149319 Apr 8, 7:00pm Apr 8, 7:00pm
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Originally Posted by spaztikid
dude... hit up TPR tomorrow... thumbsup

Thanks...I will. Any idea how much they would charge me?

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: righteous_one] #149320 Apr 8, 7:02pm Apr 8, 7:02pm
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Originally Posted by righteous_one
i got mine install/paint for $800


that seems a lot for just 2 side skirts, and 2 add on lips.

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: hoobavent] #149321 Apr 8, 7:05pm Apr 8, 7:05pm
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Originally Posted by hoobavent

Originally Posted by spaztikid

dude... hit up TPR tomorrow... thumbsup

Thanks...I will. Any idea how much they would charge me?


less than what you've already been quoted wave

alot less...

just like TP said above, its only 4 add-on pieces and each part already has excellent fitment thumbsup
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Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: isaac] #149322 Apr 8, 7:11pm Apr 8, 7:11pm
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Originally Posted by isaac
Originally Posted by hoobavent
Originally Posted by spaztikid
dude... hit up TPR tomorrow... thumbsup

Thanks...I will. Any idea how much they would charge me?


less than what you've already been quoted wave

alot less...

just like TP said above, its only 4 add-on pieces and each part already has excellent fitment thumbsup
...read my first reply smile

WOW!!!! thanks a lot isaac. I will call that shop tomorrow.

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: hoobavent] #149323 Apr 8, 7:24pm Apr 8, 7:24pm
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$750 for paint + install at WetWorks

Let me know how much TPR quotes you..thanks

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: hoobavent] #149324 Apr 8, 7:28pm Apr 8, 7:28pm
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thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup TPR Auto Body!!!

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: hoobavent] #149325 Apr 8, 7:36pm Apr 8, 7:36pm
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eek holy sheet thats how much it cost me INCLUDING the price for the kit DANG, 200 to paint 100 to install at out tuner shop 525 for the kit thats steep


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Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: hoobavent] #149326 Apr 8, 9:00pm Apr 8, 9:00pm
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$400 for paint and install on mine grin

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: trog2233] #149327 Apr 8, 9:07pm Apr 8, 9:07pm
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Originally Posted by trog2233
$400 for paint and install on mine grin

$400 = eek I could've used the rest of my money to buy a Carbon Fiber Hood cry

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Originally Posted by trog2233
$400 for paint and install on mine grin

where did you have yours installed and painted? BTW I just went to a local body shop this morning and the guy there quoted me $1000 to do the paint and install. That's wayyyyyyyy toooooo much if you guys got yours for this prices you're mentioning.

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Originally Posted by hoobavent
nice ride righteous_one. we have the same color smile Where did you get urs installed? R you a pinoy my friend?

anong balita?

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: hoobavent] #149330 Apr 8, 10:59pm Apr 8, 10:59pm
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Originally Posted by hoobavent

Originally Posted by trog2233

$400 for paint and install on mine grin

where did you have yours installed and painted? BTW I just went to a local body shop this morning and the guy there quoted me $1000 to do the paint and install. That's wayyyyyyyy toooooo much if you guys got yours for this prices you're mentioning.


Trog2233 is in PA (roughly 2,500 miles east of California grin)


Call TPR tomorrow morning... they are the same shop that did the APR GT300 Celica's paint, and also TRD's SuperCharged Red/White Celica... plus many more that you've probably seen in magazines before wave Many members have had their celi done there too rice


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Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: righteous_one] #149331 Apr 9, 7:03am Apr 9, 7:03am
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Originally Posted by righteous_one

Originally Posted by hoobavent

nice ride righteous_one. we have the same color smile Where did you get urs installed? R you a pinoy my friend?

anong balita?

wla naman eto problemado sa body kit ko smile. Ey you know what, my wheels have the same style as yours, but they are ADR wheels though Im thinkin' about gettin a rod millen spoiler or just go wings west again. I dunno... Salamat sa replies.

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: hoobavent] #149332 Apr 9, 7:34am Apr 9, 7:34am
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Originally Posted by hoobavent
Originally Posted by trog2233
$400 for paint and install on mine grin

where did you have yours installed and painted? BTW I just went to a local body shop this morning and the guy there quoted me $1000 to do the paint and install. That's wayyyyyyyy toooooo much if you guys got yours for this prices you're mentioning.


Dude i live in the middle of no where in Pittsburgh HAHA you just gotta know the right people and ur set...sorry you do live 2500 miles away rofl Go with what Isaac said

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: isaac] #149333 Apr 9, 9:51am Apr 9, 9:51am
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Originally Posted by isaac
a highly recomended bodyshop in socal area is listed at the top of...
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/forum_EV4.html

TPR Auto Body & Paint (626) 961-2425
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Ask for "ZAR" and mention you are from EverythingCelica...
also mention that you have GENUINE WingsWest kit thumbsup

TPR has installed hundreds of WingsWest kits over the many years...
https://www.celicahobby.com/photos/inst_wingswest

I just called "ZAR" this morning and he was cool enough to charge me $400 for installing and painting my wings west. He's goin to be around my area so he'll just pick up my kit tomorrow hehehe. Thanks a lot man.

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did you be sure and tell them its a lip kit???????? that makes a world of difference in paint costs


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Originally Posted by eric_h
did you be sure and tell them its a lip kit???????? that makes a world of difference in paint costs

ya...I told him its a lip kit. He knocked $50 off the actual price he quoted me and eventually went down to $400. Is that still expensive for installing a lip kit?

Re: need help installing my wings west body kit [Re: hoobavent] #149336 Apr 9, 3:30pm Apr 9, 3:30pm
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Originally Posted by haven't

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did you be sure and tell them its a lip kit???????? that makes a world of difference in paint costs

ya...I told him its a lip kit. He knocked $50 off the actual price he quoted me and eventually went down to $400. Is that still expensive for installing a lip kit?


nope.. thats about the usual price for doing a Urethane lip kit...

prep & paint on EACH Urethane piece is about $75 to $100 COST... then you gotta factor in paying for the labor... and next, installation wave not to mention, BUT look at the normal clients TPR gets - not a bunch of ricers, but many big name companies or people who depend on perfect results for their photo/show-quality vehicles...

considering that this is the first time you will be bringing your car there and that the shop doesn't know you from any other person on the street... you got a great deal for $400 paint & install thumbsup

if this sort of thing was so cheap and easy to do.. you wouldn't see so many rice-boys driving around in unpainted kits that don't fit rofl


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Originally Posted by isaac
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did you be sure and tell them its a lip kit???????? that makes a world of difference in paint costs

ya...I told him its a lip kit. He knocked $50 off the actual price he quoted me and eventually went down to $400. Is that still expensive for installing a lip kit?


nope.. thats about the usual price for doing a Urethane lip kit...

prep & paint on EACH Urethane piece is about $75 to $100 COST... then you gotta factor in paying for the labor... and next, installation wave not to mention, BUT look at the normal clients TPR gets - not a bunch of ricers, but many big name companies or people who depend on perfect results for their photo/show-quality vehicles...

considering that this is the first time you will be bringing your car there and that the shop doesn't know you from any other person on the street... you got a great deal for $400 paint & install thumbsup

if this sort of thing was so cheap and easy to do.. you wouldn't see so many rice-boys driving around in unpainted kits that don't fit rofl

I hear ya man. thumbsup Thanks a lot for all your help. smile

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i got my kit installed at TPR and i took my car there when it was hit also. TPR is great, great place to take ur car! and btw, the 350z looks amazing in person

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Originally Posted by hoobavent
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did you be sure and tell them its a lip kit???????? that makes a world of difference in paint costs

ya...I told him its a lip kit. He knocked $50 off the actual price he quoted me and eventually went down to $400. Is that still expensive for installing a lip kit?


nope.. thats about the usual price for doing a Urethane lip kit...

prep & paint on EACH Urethane piece is about $75 to $100 COST... then you gotta factor in paying for the labor... and next, installation wave not to mention, BUT look at the normal clients TPR gets - not a bunch of ricers, but many big name companies or people who depend on perfect results for their photo/show-quality vehicles...

considering that this is the first time you will be bringing your car there and that the shop doesn't know you from any other person on the street... you got a great deal for $400 paint & install thumbsup

if this sort of thing was so cheap and easy to do.. you wouldn't see so many rice-boys driving around in unpainted kits that don't fit rofl

I hear ya man. thumbsup Thanks a lot for all your help. smile


400 is a good price for paint and install, but i got mine painted somewhere else and had it installed for 100 elsewhere saved me some money


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I already got my wings west body kit installed last saturday by TPR autobody. Zar installed it himself. Thanks for the help people.

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Originally Posted by hoobavent
Hi! Im a newbie here, I just got my wings west body kit a couple days ago and I'm just wondering how much does it cost to install and paint this kit it to my 2000 celica? If anyone knows a good body shop, I live in Van Nuys cali BTW. Thanks in advance.


whoa...i live around your area...i wonder if i have seen you around... confused


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Originally Posted by righteous_one
i got mine install/paint for $800


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Originally Posted by isaac
Originally Posted by haven't
Originally Posted by eric_h
did you be sure and tell them its a lip kit???????? that makes a world of difference in paint costs

ya...I told him its a lip kit. He knocked $50 off the actual price he quoted me and eventually went down to $400. Is that still expensive for installing a lip kit?


nope.. thats about the usual price for doing a Urethane lip kit...

prep & paint on EACH Urethane piece is about $75 to $100 COST... then you gotta factor in paying for the labor... and next, installation wave not to mention, BUT look at the normal clients TPR gets - not a bunch of ricers, but many big name companies or people who depend on perfect results for their photo/show-quality vehicles...

considering that this is the first time you will be bringing your car there and that the shop doesn't know you from any other person on the street... you got a great deal for $400 paint & install thumbsup

if this sort of thing was so cheap and easy to do.. you wouldn't see so many rice-boys driving around in unpainted kits that don't fit rofl




-My friend just bought a body kit for his 2000 integra gs and install it by himself w/ his friend helping. Guess what!? The side kit can move up and down..back and forth thumbsdown puke puke the front and rear bumper doesn't even fit right...gap everywhere...why not...it's only a replica kit thumbsdown and this dude actually drive around with his unpainted body kit acting like his car is real cool and fast. the funny thing is he want to race me and he got an auto wtf

Anyway, I'm gonna re-paint my whole car a different color..maybe baby blue..or light blue...or orange..don't know yet. The body shop quote me 2 thousand dollars for everything + remove all the dents. Is the price good?? Thanx


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