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Jae
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Jae May 2, 9:46am - #169849 

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JDM parts

what is the best way(cheapest way) to buy parts from japan?
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BReakinDrifTs
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BReakinDrifTs May 2, 10:15am - #169850 
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Have a local shop that specializes in importing parts, or a shop that is big enough to be able to order parts for you upon request. Also, if your lucky enough sometimes there are Group Buys on JDM parts on here. Just gotta keep your eyes open spineyes.

BTW what part are you looking for?
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Jae May 2, 10:53am - #169851 

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Originally Posted by BReakinDrifTs
Have a local shop that specializes in importing parts, or a shop that is big enough to be able to order parts for you upon request. Also, if your lucky enough sometimes there are Group Buys on JDM parts on here. Just gotta keep your eyes open spineyes.

BTW what part are you looking for?


some parts from c-one and brashboy
im reading HYPERREV mag. and they have lotta things that we don't have here.
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BReakinDrifTs May 2, 10:54am - #169852 
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Japan has SOOOOOOOOOOO much better stuff than we have here. Nearly everything in Japan is better motorsports wise
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Clos May 2, 1:27pm - #169853 
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is there any website that has all japan parts for the celica?
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Sultan May 2, 4:49pm - #169854 

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best way is to have a friend who travels back-and-forth on business and can import them for you - if we were all so lucky...
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Kim May 2, 5:44pm - #169855 
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Originally Posted by Sultan
best way is to have a friend who travels back-and-forth on business and can import them for you - if we were all so lucky...


it's still a bit harder than that, you have to locate the parts and find a way to get that part to you friend. all the cities are pretty far from each other like Osaka is 2 hours away from tokyo. then you have to have the friend bring the part on the plane. Most car parts are pretty big, you'll be lucky if they don't chanrge you for bringing on th e extra luggage. even then JDM parts from Japan are usually expensinve.

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mastro543 May 2, 7:16pm - #169856 

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i wish i has a friend who traveled

to japan

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