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Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion #16482 May 20, 11:37pm May 20, 11:37pm
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Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion
I need some opinions, thats why this post is on all the celica forums.
OK, i've been wanting a Kaminari kit for a long time and yesterday I finally got one for a really really good price. I love the rear bumper and I'm 80% sure I want the side skirts in place of the TRD ones, but I'm only about 30% sure I want to replace the TRD front bumper with the kaminari.

What do you guys think? I've been lookin at spedfreq's car and I think the front bumper resembles a stock bumper a little too much. What would most of you do? Leave the TRD front with the rest kaminari? Or Replace it with the kaminari?

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Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: aguilar] #16483 May 20, 11:54pm May 20, 11:54pm
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i would go with the kaminari front bumper. It looks more sleek, better than the TRD I think.

Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: Celi Playmate GT] #16484 May 21, 12:32am May 21, 12:32am
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I will go with kaminari...
more stylish!


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Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: Satoshi] #16485 May 21, 12:33am May 21, 12:33am
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Complete Kaminari. I think the Kaminari is one of the cleanest kits out there.

[ 05-21-2003, 12:33 AM: Message edited by: Grand-Touring-Dan ]

Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: Grand-Touring-Dan] #16486 May 21, 2:38am May 21, 2:38am
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Quote:
Originally posted by Grand-Touring-Dan:
Complete Kaminari. I think the Kaminari is one of the cleanest kits out there.
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Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: Spread Eagle] #16487 May 21, 5:22am May 21, 5:22am
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That what I was thinking when I got my Kaminari. I thought the front was going to look to stock, too.

But after I got it put on, it doesn't...not even close.

I say go for the kaminari. thumbsup

Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: RicePowered] #16488 May 21, 9:14am May 21, 9:14am
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Whats wrong with what you got? Any ways Kaminari is freakin awesome (thats why I got one).


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Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: CID498] #16489 May 21, 9:20am May 21, 9:20am
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Kaminari is tight. TRD kit you can just get at a dealer, so more people have them. Rare is good!


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Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: SHI_GTS] #16490 May 21, 9:23am May 21, 9:23am
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Both kits look tight (esp. in black) but ever since the "Action Package" came out it cheapened the TRD kit. Too many people have it, and for that reason I wouldn't buy it.

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Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: MrSpiffy] #16491 May 21, 10:37am May 21, 10:37am
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Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: Steven] #16492 May 22, 12:56am May 22, 12:56am
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no contest.. kaminari... thumbsup

Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: Justice] #16493 May 22, 12:59am May 22, 12:59am
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Definitely go with Kam front. I hate mix-n-match kits. Besides, the kam skirt and rear sit lower than the TRD front. It would look weird.


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Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: tony] #16494 May 21, 1:03pm May 21, 1:03pm
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thumbsup I'd go for the full Kaminari kit w/wing


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Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: Black Panther] #16495 May 21, 1:55pm May 21, 1:55pm
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Full Kaminari kit = thumbsup thumbsup

Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: Karrion28] #16496 May 21, 2:15pm May 21, 2:15pm
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Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: Street Prototype] #16497 May 21, 2:25pm May 21, 2:25pm
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I've never been too hot on the Kam front. I like the blitz. But my all time fav is the rear bumper and skirts from the kam kit. Any way. Id go with the Kam front considering the choices.


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Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: gtstrd2000] #16498 May 21, 2:32pm May 21, 2:32pm
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Hey thanks everyone, I had a lot of people saying stick with the TRD. This helps my opinion a lot.


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Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: aguilar] #16499 May 21, 3:34pm May 21, 3:34pm
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Hey I think the TRD Looks way tighter

Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: illsmokeu] #16500 May 21, 5:06pm May 21, 5:06pm
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I think the TRD is a hot front bumper. If you want to have an aggressive clean look, go TRD with kaminari sides and rear. If you just want full clean kit, go with kaminari. Look at ricepowered's sig, he has full kaminari. But I think the TRD looks much hotter when it doesn't have the toyota emblem on the front grille and when the car is lowered, it makes it appear much better.


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Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: VSGTS14] #16501 May 21, 5:25pm May 21, 5:25pm
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Quote:
Originally posted by TRDGTS014:
I think the TRD is a hot front bumper. If you want to have an aggressive clean look, go TRD with kaminari sides and rear. If you just want full clean kit, go with kaminari. Look at ricepowered's sig, he has full kaminari. But I think the TRD looks much hotter when it doesn't have the toyota emblem on the front grille and when the car is lowered, it makes it appear much better.
you can bearly make it out in my sig but I kept my emblem as well on the front thumbsup

Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: RicePowered] #16502 May 21, 6:09pm May 21, 6:09pm
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I'm in the same debate. Thinkin about getting the kaminari front and back and r2 sides. Kaminari sides stick out too much..Thats just my taste..


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Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: 401Celica] #16503 May 21, 6:43pm May 21, 6:43pm
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i used to love the TRD kit but now i see them pretty often...i like the clean look of the kaminari...can anyone tell me if the kaminari kit requires a relocation of the fog lights? thanks guys thumbsup

Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: Chris McLean] #16504 May 21, 6:49pm May 21, 6:49pm
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i used to love the TRD kit but now i see them pretty often...i like the clean look of the kaminari...can anyone tell me if the kaminari kit requires a relocation of the fog lights? thanks guys thumbsup
Nope thumbsup Stock Fogs don't have to be moved.

Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: RicePowered] #16505 May 21, 7:10pm May 21, 7:10pm
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TRD man its a tight kit, wanna buy mine

Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: celicapimp02] #16506 May 21, 7:13pm May 21, 7:13pm
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thats sweet!! thanks rice cheers

Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: Chris McLean] #16507 May 21, 7:31pm May 21, 7:31pm
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3 questions:

1) does anyone have pics of the kaminari kit in red?

2) how much would i be looking at for painting and installation at my dealer? at a bodyshop?

3) how much is the shipping typically from the ECelica store for a bodykit?

Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: Chris McLean] #16508 May 21, 8:36pm May 21, 8:36pm
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Go with the Kaminari!

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ok guys i found some pics in the gallery of red kaminari kit...how bout my other few questions...how much for painting and installation? take it to dealer or body shop? how much is shipping from the ecelica store? thanks in advance for any help thumbsup

Re: Kaminari/TRD Kit EVERYONE give your opinion [Re: Chris McLean] #16511 May 22, 10:44pm May 22, 10:44pm
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cry I want the Kaminari kit

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