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FloydianSlip6
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May 22, 10:28pm - #183475 
Body kit and other misc summer shit

Back from school and able to finally screw around with the celi again. So first in line is to finish up the interior painting. I am also saving for the VS kit. I hear fitment on the VS is pretty good, however, how much is painting? My car is silver (hey at least it's not white!). Anyone with a similar situation fill me in on the total cost?

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ToiletPaper
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May 22, 11:39pm - #183476 
getting the kit installed and painted should cost somewhere between $600-900

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May 23, 4:49am - #183477 
^^ ditto. if you want the paint to be blended in ('faded') it may be more though thumbsup

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ravertony
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May 23, 1:09pm - #183478 
yeah toiletpaper is right should be $600-900, like $200-450 in materials and then the labor, it all depends on quality and how well they will match the kit with the rest of the body, and what the fuck is wrong with white?? i think they look way cleaner than a silver celica.

tony

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FloydianSlip6
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May 23, 2:24pm - #183479 
not the car color. But it's one of the hardest colors to paint cause there are so many different shades of it. So it tends to cost more. Silver is hard too but white is the hardest to match.

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Celicaracer18
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May 23, 6:32pm - #183480 
Originally Posted by ravertony
and what the fuck is wrong with white?? i think they look way cleaner than a silver celica.

tony


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May 23, 7:28pm - #183481 
im getting VS kit painted for $800...this includes Hood,full 4 piece ground kit and spoiler

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ravertony
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May 26, 10:43am - #183482 
Originally Posted by Celicaracer18
Originally Posted by ravertony
and what the fuck is wrong with white?? i think they look way cleaner than a silver celica.

tony


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im just playin grin

do you keep car in garage or driveway, it would be easier for the shop to match color if you keep your car in your garage since the sun isnt fadin it

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FloydianSlip6
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May 26, 10:50am - #183483 
unfortunately my parents don't have a garage, so while I am at college, it sits in the driveway cry I'm lookin at a blitz kit now I was quoted about $1000 to paint it, that's sounds reasonable, much ebtter than the last quote,

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