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Chiller Jun 3, 6:57pm - #191138 
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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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trog2233 Jun 3, 7:06pm - #191139 

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GET THE DROP thumbsup will look 100x better
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SaddY Jun 3, 7:15pm - #191140 
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Well silver/chrome goes wel with Carbon Fiber.. but I'd go for the drop first
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mastro543 Jun 3, 7:18pm - #191141 

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booyaolian Jun 3, 7:55pm - #191142 
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Chiller Jun 3, 10:07pm - #191143 
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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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vietnamese2004 Jun 3, 11:00pm - #191144 

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theretiredpimp Jun 3, 11:00pm - #191145 

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Def get the drop first. Post pics if/when you do thumbsup

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Tru_gts Jun 4, 3:44am - #191146 
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Mad_Game Jun 4, 3:56am - #191147 
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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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DiGABLE Jun 4, 4:14am - #191148 
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tein basics. my car corners like a newly sharpened pair of ice skates now
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truboo Jun 4, 4:23am - #191149 
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PnOyGtS Jun 4, 4:29am - #191150 

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Originally Posted by truboo
drop it first thumbsup
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Chiller Jun 4, 4:48am - #191151 
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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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v3n0m Jun 4, 5:05am - #191152 

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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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