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kevin2
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Jul 6, 9:06pm - #217747 
veilside body kit $572shipped...here is question?

I found this website that sell a veilside body kit style for $572shipped. the run a special promotion...free shipping thumbsup. http://store.dragracing.com/product.asp?prodid=1437&catid=12&s=15 My question is does anybody know anything about this website and their product?? Is it good quality??? Thanx


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Jul 6, 9:15pm - #217748 
replica = eeeeh


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Jul 6, 9:17pm - #217749 
Buying a replica will pretty much be the same risk no matter where you find it, just save for authentic! thumbsup

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Jul 6, 9:19pm - #217750 
Originally Posted by tgts2000
Buying a replica will pretty much be the same risk no matter where you find it, just save for authentic! thumbsup


Exactly.

The VS kit is nice... but don't go cheap and get a replica.

It's like a Rolex. If you can't afford one, it's better to buy a Citizen or Seiko instead of a Folex. laughsilly


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Jul 6, 10:13pm - #217751 
Well, $2000 for a body kit and around another $1000 for paint and install is eek eek I'll buy a replica for now frown Anyway, anybody know anything about this website...!

thank everybody for helping

kevin,


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Jul 6, 10:17pm - #217752 
hahaa thats lame, if your gonna spend the money, dont spend it on cheap shit. Buy the real thing and be proud that you bought the real deal!I would! spineyes

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Jul 6, 10:18pm - #217753 
Try www.cheapkitsdirect.com and www.krazykustoms.com. I've heard they both have good replicas, especially cheapkitsdirect. thumbsup

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Jul 6, 11:31pm - #217754 
If you're gonna get a replica, fitment and stuff's gonna be problem too.. To nicely fit it, body shop's gonna cost you.. You may even hit somethin and crack the body kit easily with the replicas. (my two cents- reinforce the replicas w/ homedepot Fiberglass...) but -> The extra expense will add up... By the time you know it, you already spent about half of the veilside body kit (if not 3/4 of veilside body kit) Just be patient and be the proud owner of the 'real' veilside. Being patient is alwayz a good thing(^_^) you'll never regret it

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Jul 7, 3:44pm - #217755 
i bought my veilside II kit from there. (www.dragracing.com) and the fitment was close to perfect. haven't put it on yet, still saving for that. I think its pretty good for being a replica. Also saves you a lot of money!! smile


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Jul 7, 4:58pm - #217756 
its simple

if you lucky you can get a good fitment replica thumbsup

if not you are screwed owned

i say go ahead take the risk if you are tight on money
but you were warned dont complain about fitment ohboy

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Jul 7, 6:18pm - #217757 
But on the other side you could return it if your not happy with the fitment.


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Jul 7, 6:22pm - #217758 
get authentic


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Jul 7, 7:14pm - #217759 
Originally Posted by Blondie
i bought my veilside II kit from there. (www.dragracing.com) and the fitment was close to perfect. haven't put it on yet, still saving for that. I think its pretty good for being a replica. Also saves you a lot of money!! smile
u mean you bought your
veilside 1 happywink

btw get authentic if you buy a replica as everyone already said install and fitment would cost you more than usual and quality would be sacrificed with replicas. what good is it if you save $$ on replicas and 2 weeks later you scrape and crack it(more money spent thumbsdown )

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Jul 7, 7:27pm - #217760 
then i guess i ought to be careful when i drive it then


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Jul 7, 7:27pm - #217761 
just be patient and save for the real deal...it'll be worth it in the end

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Jul 7, 10:38pm - #217762 
Originally Posted by kevin
Well, $2000 for a body kit and around another $1000 for paint and install is eek eek I'll buy a replica for now frown Anyway, anybody know anything about this website...!

thank everybody for helping

kevin,

By buying a replica the chance of spending MORE money then the authentic kit is high since you will have to put a lot of money and effort in making it fit.. cuase it hardly ever fits

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