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Jun 3, 11:57am - #191138 
Tein Basics or VIS Invader Hood?

I'm trying to decide which one to get next, the Tein Basics or the VIS Invader Carbon Fiber Hood... I just want to make sure the Hood will look good on red with the TRD kit. The only thing is I have silver rims, and I just want to make sure it would still match good...what are your opinions? confused


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Jun 3, 12:06pm - #191139 
GET THE DROP thumbsup will look 100x better

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Jun 3, 12:15pm - #191140 
Well silver/chrome goes wel with Carbon Fiber.. but I'd go for the drop first

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Jun 3, 12:18pm - #191141 
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Jun 3, 12:55pm - #191142 
drop

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Jun 3, 3:07pm - #191143 
Thanks for the replies! I will probably get the drop first, unless money becomes an issue and I end up getting the Hood, idk I'll keep everyone updated! thumbsup


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Jun 3, 4:00pm - #191144 
coils

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Jun 3, 4:00pm - #191145 
Def get the drop first. Post pics if/when you do thumbsup


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Jun 3, 8:44pm - #191146 
drop


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Jun 3, 8:56pm - #191147 
yea you should really get the drop first, if you get the Hood b4 the drop it just wouldnt look right.. thats what im doing at least

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Jun 3, 9:14pm - #191148 
tein basics. my car corners like a newly sharpened pair of ice skates now

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Jun 3, 9:23pm - #191149 
drop it first thumbsup


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Jun 3, 9:29pm - #191150 
Originally Posted by truboo
drop it first thumbsup

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Jun 3, 9:48pm - #191151 
Originally Posted by DiGABLE
tein basics. my car corners like a newly sharpened pair of ice skates now


Really? Well damn, looks like I should get the coilovers, where did you get them and how much? Everyone says drop it, but I really want this Hood too, this sucks I need more money...


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Jun 3, 10:05pm - #191152 
I would drop it first, but I would get a higher quality coil over, like Tanabe or Hochkis. The Basic is Tein's entry level coil over & it doesnt have adjustable dampening, so the ride's gonna be pretty stiff. If you want an entry level coil over, I would go with Tanabe's Sustec Pro SS Type II. The only difference between this coil over & the regular SS is that the Type II doesn't have a helper spring, but you still get adjustable dampening & optinal front pillow mounts.

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