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IcEd blUe May 16, 10:26pm - #15931 

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Lamborghini doors

Does anyone know if there is any negative/down sides to the vertical rise doors? im thinkin bout gettin them because I can have them at my frontdoor for just $1440 (including s/h)

any responses would be greatly appreciated
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celicapimp02 May 17, 5:22am - #15932 

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were are you gonna get them for that price
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IcEd blUe May 17, 4:22pm - #15933 

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http://www.aspecmotorsports.com/trickdoors.htm

there 1440 and 40 for shipping

i just hope there not made of paper or somethin weak and that installation won't cost over 1k
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PhatCellyGt May 17, 5:10pm - #15934 
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Dude DONT get those things...they are just cheap knockoffs...the won't last for shlt...If your in PA call Mark at Springmans Paint and Killer Kustoms he does the conversion (he did mine) He uses the decah hinge and modifies it to open wider and raise higher. 570-546-6794 tell him Wil sent you. He should do it for like 2200 installed
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IcEd blUe May 17, 5:24pm - #15935 

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thanks man you just saved me a lotta cash, and what part of PA is your friend in? I live like south of Philadelphia (not south philly, south OF philly)
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PhatCellyGt May 17, 6:40pm - #15936 
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His shop is just south of Williamsport PA...in Muncy. He's a cool guy...you can check out some of his stuff at www.springmanspaint.com Just remember with some of those pix, he does what people want him to do..even if it looks like sh*t!!

-Wil
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PhatCellyGt May 17, 6:45pm - #15937 
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My bad, that IS the decah kit in that website!! That is a HELLA Price for it, the best I've seen is 1900. I say order it, and if you want it installed professionally contact Mark...he is a direct dealer

Oh and the Number is 570-546-9467 not 6794

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LiquidG May 18, 5:37am - #15938 

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I have been thinking about getting these doors for the past couple days. I just had a few questions for those of you who have them:

Do the doors last under normal everyday usage or are they made more for a show car

How hard is it to get in and out

Does it seem to make a tight seal

Do they go up on their own well, or do they take a little tug
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IcEd blUe May 18, 12:38pm - #15939 

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yea I was wonderin about all that , Phatcellygt have any answers for us?? your the expert on lambo doors now
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PhatCellyGt May 18, 4:46pm - #15940 
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Well, I use my car as a daily driver. The doors hold up just fine so far. The doors close just like stock, the seal is not affected at all. The doors don't raise on their own, you have to manually lift them and close them. But, you could make them automatic if you wanted I'm sure. I just don't know what it would cost to do so.

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LiquidG May 19, 1:20am - #15941 

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When you lift them, is it simular to lifting the hatch, not to hard to lift, just needs a little assistance. Or does it require some force to lift it up. They look so money on your car, I just need to get a pair.
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FX-MAN May 19, 2:10am - #15942 
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Do you have to roll the windows down to open the door? Every pic I have seen with the door open has had the windows down.

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Satoshi May 19, 4:10am - #15943 
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i want to ask the same question as the one from FX-MAN!

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RicePowered May 19, 12:22pm - #15944 
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Quote:
Originally posted by Satoshi:
i want to ask the same question as the one from FX-MAN!
me too confused
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PhatCellyGt May 19, 12:52pm - #15945 
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No, the doors will open up either way, windows up or down...I just happen to have my windows down all the time when I take pix. And yeah, it's pretty much like the hatch...needs alil assitance, 2 fingers and it'll go up

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RicePowered May 19, 1:23pm - #15946 
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Quote:
Originally posted by PhatCellyGt:
No, the doors will open up either way, windows up or down...I just happen to have my windows down all the time when I take pix. And yeah, it's pretty much like the hatch...needs alil assitance, 2 fingers and it'll go up

-Wil
Hey PhatCelly, it says you have to roll your fenders. How much ??? Could you take a pic up close with the door closed ???

~Thanks
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PhatCellyGt May 19, 5:15pm - #15947 
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With the doors closed you can't see where the fender is rolled...If you open your door up all the way, look in where your stock hinges are. The part of the Inner fender between those hinges is what has to be cut/rolled.

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Satoshi May 20, 11:29pm - #15948 
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sounds great!

could you take a pic of hinge itself?

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Street Prototype May 21, 12:43am - #15949 

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yes can you take pics of it please cheers

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PhatCellyGt May 21, 2:26pm - #15950 
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You can't really get a pic of the hinge because it's behing the fender...all you can see is the arm that's attached to the door.
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RicePowered May 21, 2:27pm - #15951 
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Can you take pic anyways of the door open at the hinge area grin thumbsup
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PhatCellyGt May 21, 2:39pm - #15952 
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Yeah, I can do that...if it ever stops freakin raining here. There's been 21 days this month and it's rained 18 of them!!!
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DiabloGTS May 21, 2:51pm - #15953 

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It's supposed to rain till tuesday here in Fred-neck... frown cry

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PhatCellyGt May 21, 2:58pm - #15954 
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your in Fredrick?? Man, your like 20 min. from me in Leesburg...Have you ever come to any DCM meets?
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