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FloydianSlip6
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May 24, 1:20pm - #184413 
Calling shop on new kit...

Hey guys! Calling the body shop to get a quote on painting and installing my new kit. Anyone ordered from import innovation before? They seem reasonable. Here's the kit I'll be ordering in a week or so hopefully. What do you all think?
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kit costs $595, what you guys think? good deal??

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May 24, 1:22pm - #184414 
the back...which I'm not sure about... Linked Image

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May 24, 1:31pm - #184415 
$595 for that eek sounds like a replica to me, you're better off getting an original. (which is a lot more expensive) Veilside kit = < $1500


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May 24, 1:33pm - #184416 
That's what I thought... I was a bit skeptical. The shop says I should go Urethane, what do you guys think?

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May 24, 1:51pm - #184417 
hum...I think it looks good but I would make sure its an original.

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May 24, 2:00pm - #184418 
angry no tis not. They have it advertised as a VS in the middle of all the veilsides. However VS is really just BS, it's a shit bum replica and the pic is of a VeilSide original. Bastards. Anyone know a good kit retailer online?

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May 24, 2:36pm - #184419 
your local everythingcelica store wink

or modacar.com


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May 24, 2:50pm - #184420 
it's a replica as far as i know
you don't get much for $595 smile


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May 24, 2:53pm - #184421 
get WW thumbsup

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May 24, 3:18pm - #184422 
Replicas are not my style. If you need a cheap kit, order a WW Front, Kaminari Sides, and WW Rear. Its all perfect fitment pieces, cost is low, and it looks awesome. Plus, no one really has this combonation for some reason. The cars I have seen it on look awesome.


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May 24, 3:57pm - #184423 
Well I don't want a cheap kit persay, my shop quoted me around $3000 for painting. LIKE WTF?? So I'm gunna call around. Not having good shops around here is killin me angry angry
I was thinking of going with an evo front, evo os veilside I prefer the more aggressive look.

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May 24, 4:24pm - #184424 
Where in Massachusetts are you? I need a good place to do my kit, I think I'm going to bring it into Boston.

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May 24, 4:38pm - #184425 
Originally Posted by FloydianSlip6
Well I don't want a cheap kit persay, my shop quoted me around $3000 for painting. LIKE WTF?? So I'm gunna call around. Not having good shops around here is killin me angry angry
I was thinking of going with an evo front, evo os veilside I prefer the more aggressive look.


$3000? eek I don't think it should be over $1500.

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May 24, 5:20pm - #184426 
I know! Grrrrrr the whole thing sucks, if they think they're getting $3000 to paint my car they can shove off. That's a lil less than twice the cost of the EC-1 which I'm looking at. I've never worked with a shop before, I'm a DIY kinda guy, which makes me think one thing...I need a paint both, and for $3000-$4000(actual requote)... maybe I can afford one

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May 24, 5:31pm - #184427 
I WOULDNT GET IT.. THAT KIT IS TO MUCH ACTION

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