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Apr 13, 3:53pm - #153485 
body kit help ? kaminari

hey guys i need ur help...i just brought a kaminari kit the front and the side ..i wanted to know does the kit come with the grill on the front and the side??? because mine dont come with nothing.. i wanted to know how can i put the grill on and where i can get it ? please repond quick because i need to drop off my car tomro to put it on .. confused thanks guys please help

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Apr 13, 3:54pm - #153486 
My Kam. rear didn't come with grills, but you can buy some at any home improvement store (lowes, home depot, etc.) - it's called "gutter guard"


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Apr 13, 3:58pm - #153487 
thumbsup thanks evan but how do i put it on ?? hey i got the TRD side too too match the car ,, same as urs ahaha

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Apr 13, 4:04pm - #153488 
Originally Posted by sky8828
thumbsup thanks evan but how do i put it on ?? hey i got the trd side too too match the car ,, same as urs ahaha


laughsilly cool cool

There's a couple ways to attach the gril..

1. You can drill small holes and attach it with zip ties (I'd leave this to the body shop)

or

2. You can use an adhesive to hold it in place, around the edge of the grill (again, I'd let the bodyshop handle this).

There are probably other creative ideas on how to attach it, but these, I believe, are the most common ways.


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Apr 13, 4:05pm - #153489 
hello. here's a thread on the grill material https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthrea...&PHPSESSID=

I agree^^ Evan is right but ...

What I did to install mine I used Black Zip Ties since the black ones are UV resistant over the white ones. I also drilled a few holes but thats about it. You ought to check the install section on the site as I believe someone made an install guide there.. good luck..post pics when you get it done thumbsup


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Apr 13, 4:05pm - #153490 
^ If you attach the zip ties just right (by drilling in an inconspicuous location), no one will ever know they're there wink thumbsup


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Apr 13, 4:38pm - #153491 
Kaminari also sells grills for their kits - a lot more expensive than the "gutter guard" but I prefer it because it's not generic... seems like better quality as well

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Apr 13, 5:14pm - #153492 
Originally Posted by Sultan
Kaminari also sells grills for their kits - a lot more expensive than the "gutter guard" but I prefer it because it's not generic... seems like better quality as well


Yeah I didn't mention that because he said he's dropping off his car tomorrow.


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Apr 13, 5:55pm - #153493 
Originally Posted by Sultan
Kaminari also sells grills for their kits - a lot more expensive than the "gutter guard" but I prefer it because it's not generic... seems like better quality as well

Where can I buy this? I don't want a hardware store selling me parts for my car. Even though there no diffrence, it just makes me feel like a ricer.


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Apr 14, 1:07am - #153494 
^^^
here's some info:

1. Kaminari does sell the grill that you see on their car
2. The part number is: K0GRILL (-the second character is a zero)
3. Go to the order page on Kaminari's website, direct link: www.kaminari.com/order.htm
4. You need 3 pieces if you have a full Kaminari kit
5. Each piece is $40, add $20 for shipping
6. Call the number on the bottom of the order page to confirm it


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Apr 14, 8:23am - #153495 
^^ or you can spend siginficantly less for a not-so-significant difference in quality if you do it yourself.

it's basically just an aluminum 'honeycomb' mesh...whitch you can find at an arts & craft store and many hardware stores (although i havnt seen them in home depot)

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Apr 14, 3:40pm - #153496 
hey thanks for the reply it really helped. thumbsup i just found out the the front bumper comes with screws to hold the grill haha o man ... i just drop everything off today and i will be getting it next monday or something..thanks alot

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Apr 14, 3:41pm - #153497 
^ Cool cool


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