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May 31, 4:18pm - #189269 
New Mods - Check It Out!

Here are a few minor mods I did to my celica this weekend. 1st mod was putting some yellow carbon fiber vinyl under my door handles & on inserts on TRD spoiler. 2nd mod was installing door yellow fabric inserts over existing red & black ones. I wasn't happy with the ones I bought @ celica store. Yellow felt was patchy & could see through in some areas. Let me know what you think?

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May 31, 4:19pm - #189270 
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May 31, 4:20pm - #189271 
Close-up

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May 31, 4:22pm - #189272 
Carbon Fiber 01

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May 31, 4:23pm - #189273 
Looks good. Where did you get the fabric? thumbsup


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May 31, 4:24pm - #189274 
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May 31, 4:24pm - #189275 
neat thumbsup


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May 31, 4:25pm - #189276 
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May 31, 4:27pm - #189277 
are those bats?

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May 31, 4:28pm - #189278 
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May 31, 4:30pm - #189279 
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May 31, 4:34pm - #189280 
I got fabric at JoAnn Fabrics, great deal - $2.10 for 6 feet. Took me 3 stores before I got the color to match. The vinyl is not Bat's. I work in the sign industry & have access to all sorts of different vinyl.

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May 31, 4:36pm - #189281 
how much was it to get your car painted? what color was your car before?


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May 31, 4:42pm - #189282 
i like the door inserts they match your yellow very well... however the door handle and wing over lays seem fuzzy, whats the over all look of your car? maybe they match better overall, but in those select areas i do not think so

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May 31, 4:44pm - #189283 
Originally Posted by NorwayGT

how much was it to get your car painted? what color was your car before?


stock?


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May 31, 4:47pm - #189284 
nice accents... door inserts look well done

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May 31, 4:49pm - #189285 
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
how much was it to get your car painted? what color was your car before?


stock?

thats what i thought, but his profile says costome Sunburst Yellow


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May 31, 4:54pm - #189286 
how do you put those inserts in, do you have to remove the door, i am wondering b/c i wanna do mine

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May 31, 4:57pm - #189287 
My car was originally absolutely red, got into a minor accident & decided to have my body shop repaint it yellow. Everything was painted except engine bay & under trunk carpet. Cost for prep & paint ran me about $5,500, another $1,800 in body part mods & $1,200 in rims & tires.

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May 31, 4:58pm - #189288 
Absolutely Red(Before)

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May 31, 4:59pm - #189289 
Yellow(After)

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May 31, 4:59pm - #189290 
why you pick yellow rolleyes


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May 31, 5:05pm - #189291 
paint job is nice. i think you should lower it. i suggest going with tanabe or ebiach sportline. thumbsup


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May 31, 5:09pm - #189292 
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
why you pick yellow rolleyes

why did you buy a greddy exhaust rolleyes

people do what they want


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May 31, 5:10pm - #189293 
very nice

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May 31, 5:11pm - #189294 
You don't have to remove doors or even the existing inserts. All you have to do is cut your fabric about 1/2" bigger the the pattern that you make from the door insert. Then take a butter knife & start @ one end & push fabric over existing panel with an even amount of overhang all around. Smooth out fabric with other hand as you work around perimeter. Becareful as you probably already know the plastic scratches easily. Hope this helps.

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May 31, 5:19pm - #189295 
I picked yellow because there are tons of celica around here. Wanted to stand out from the crowd & I've always wanted a yellow car. Also a graphic designer in the sign business, yellow is the most versatile color for doing vinyl graphics. Some people may not like it but I love the color.

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May 31, 5:23pm - #189296 
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
why you pick yellow rolleyes

why did you buy a greddy exhaust rolleyes

people do what they want


umm beacuse its quite and looks nice... spineyes dumbass


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May 31, 5:33pm - #189297 
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts

why you pick yellow rolleyes


way you picked whit in my country you wont even get a whit car sold , my be he liked yellow or wannet the car to stand out from the mass rolleyes

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May 31, 5:34pm - #189298 
Originally Posted by SunburstCelica
Yellow(After)

nice car and wath rims are that like them
nice car thumbsup

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May 31, 5:38pm - #189299 
Originally Posted by oas
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
why you pick yellow rolleyes


way you picked whit in my country you wont even get a whit car sold , my be he liked yellow or wannet the car to stand out from the mass rolleyes


need to learn how to spell...white is like the best color...with gunmental rims and chrome lip tasty


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May 31, 6:01pm - #189300 
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
why you pick yellow rolleyes

why did you buy a greddy exhaust rolleyes

people do what they want


umm beacuse its quite and looks nice... spineyes dumbass

STFU...my point was that everybody has their own opinions. i think your exhaust is ugly. a big can with a small can attatched to it is what it looks like to me. people have DIFFERENT fucking opinions. get that through your head. you always say bad shit about everyt mod people post (and yes, i know you didnt say anything bad about this person's mod, so dont be a smart ass and say "well i never said anything about this guy's mod)


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May 31, 6:06pm - #189301 
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
why you pick yellow rolleyes

why did you buy a greddy exhaust rolleyes

people do what they want


umm beacuse its quite and looks nice... spineyes dumbass

STFU...my point was that everybody has their own opinions. i think your exhaust is ugly. a big can with a small can attatched to it is what it looks like to me. people have DIFFERENT fucking opinions. get that through your head. you always say bad shit about everyt mod people post (and yes, i know you didnt say anything bad about this person's mod, so dont be a smart ass and say "well i never said anything about this guy's mod)

lol

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May 31, 6:26pm - #189302 
lo...celicaTRDgts does anyone like you on this website? lol everything they say is negative

quote][b][i]Originally posted by ilovemyGT]at least i earn my own money to pay for my own car, mommas boy. rolleyes [/quote]

Originally Posted by DiabloGTS
Better lay off Jess, you aren't cool enough to talk to him.

Your mom doesn't pay for your car, or send you on vacation to Belize.

You wipe your own ass after you shit, too.

No way we can be that cool rolleyes


Originally Posted by Angelica
i agree with them i use to keep my mouth shut but you need to grow up celicatrdgts and learn some repect for people...geez you are not the only one on this site with money...if you don't like the topic then get over it and don't read it...


Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
^^ oh well. you would think with all this money he could afford to take a hot chic to prom..the only one that looked any good in his pics was his sister


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And apparently he didn't inherit those same "good looking" genes.

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May 31, 6:33pm - #189303 
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
Originally Posted by NorwayGT
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
why you pick yellow rolleyes

why did you buy a greddy exhaust rolleyes

people do what they want


umm beacuse its quite and looks nice... spineyes dumbass

STFU...my point was that everybody has their own opinions. i think your exhaust is ugly. a big can with a small can attatched to it is what it looks like to me. people have DIFFERENT fucking opinions. get that through your head. you always say bad shit about everyt mod people post (and yes, i know you didnt say anything bad about this person's mod, so dont be a smart ass and say "well i never said anything about this guy's mod)


i tell them what i think...thats why im here...if someones car is nice...i give em props...if its ugly then i say what i feel tongue ...same goes for the mods


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May 31, 6:33pm - #189304 
whoa where was that stuff posted?...i never saw that confused
hahah nice...i think its funny...people get so mad...most of the time in just smart ass...and to the point...i like to see people reactions tongue


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May 31, 6:36pm - #189305 
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
whoa where was that stuff posted?...i never saw that confused
hahah nice...i think its funny...people get so mad...most of the time in just smart ass...and to the point...i like to see people reactions tongue

youve seen it
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May 31, 6:38pm - #189306 
nah seriously i havent iv actually been doing stuff, parties hanging out with friends... instead of sitting at a computer all day spineyes


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May 31, 6:39pm - #189307 
your dad buy you another F350 limo?


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May 31, 6:43pm - #189308 
Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
nah seriously i havent iv actually been doing stuff, parties hanging out with friends... instead of sitting at a computer all day spineyes

whoopee rolleyes partying will get you FAR in life thumbsup

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May 31, 8:01pm - #189309 
sweet, looks pretty awesome thumbsup

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May 31, 8:16pm - #189310 
Originally Posted by SunburstCelica
My car was originally absolutely red, got into a minor accident & decided to have my body shop repaint it yellow. Everything was painted except engine bay & under trunk carpet. Cost for prep & paint ran me about $5,500, another $1,800 in body part mods & $1,200 in rims & tires.


damn was that 5,500 usd? must of been more then minor damage, and if that was just the paint that is outrageous

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Jun 1, 8:32am - #189311 
I'm liking the inserts, I plan on doing mine today as soon as I get my ass off this computer chair. Also, nice body kit combo. Your cars looking good. thumbsup

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Jun 1, 9:07am - #189312 
damn my 56k i give up

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Jun 1, 11:00am - #189313 
love it man.. i wanted yellow to before.. but ended up with red for 2001 .. nicely done and i love that color over the stock yellow thumbsup


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Jun 1, 3:07pm - #189314 
looks nice thumbsup


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Jun 1, 3:20pm - #189315 
Originally Posted by Double_Ohh_GTS
Originally Posted by SunburstCelica
My car was originally absolutely red, got into a minor accident & decided to have my body shop repaint it yellow. Everything was painted except engine bay & under trunk carpet. Cost for prep & paint ran me about $5,500, another $1,800 in body part mods & $1,200 in rims & tires.


damn was that 5,500 usd? must of been more then minor damage, and if that was just the paint that is outrageous


actually thats not bad for a complete color change a dealer where i know the guy quoted me 5 g's for a color change


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Jun 1, 10:52pm - #189316 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
neat thumbsup


Looks Sweet!!! thumbsup
Now get yellow seats... or seatcovers...

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Jun 2, 12:20am - #189317 
Those are some shape Rims thumbsup Very different thumbsup


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Jun 2, 1:06am - #189318 
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