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Aug 18, 8:27am - #252551 
Looking for Veilside's missing companion (Tater Rear Diffuser)

I finally got my Celi painted (PICTURES WILL BE UP SOON) and the Taters (Eric) Front VS diffuser installed. The guys at the body shop were stunned by the way the Carbon Fiber diffuser matches the Carbon Fiber Hood and the way it stands out on a black car. I received many complements on the fitment and the quality but they were all asking me Why didnt you get the rear one? Thats when I started wondering, Why didnt I? confused The more I look at it. The more I feel that it needs its companion. frown How many of these where made? Maybe you guys can help me track someone that is willing to sell theirs. By the way, I already asked celimangts17 and he said NO. Well, his exact words were Maybe in a couple of years but I cant wait that long. Please HELP cry

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Aug 18, 8:30am - #252552 
what does the front one look like?...i like the rear alot.

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Aug 18, 8:31am - #252553 
Originally Posted by SKOOF

what does the front one look like?...i like the rear alot.


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Aug 18, 8:36am - #252555 
thank you very much. DAMN that looks nice. How is it placed on?..I onyl saw the first link and it looks weird?.does it just fit over a kit?..does it need to be drilled or molded?


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Aug 18, 8:38am - #252556 
also, are there any pics of a WHOLE care that has it installed? you really cant tell how it truley looks when its a zoom in pic

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Aug 18, 8:44am - #252557 
Originally Posted by SKOOF
thank you very much. DAMN that looks nice. How is it placed on?..I onyl saw the first link and it looks weird?.does it just fit over a kit?..does it need to be drilled or molded?


The body shop cutoff the piece from my original VS bumper and bolted this one on in its place. I dont think its called bolted-on but its very similar to it.


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Aug 18, 8:52am - #252558 
Originally Posted by SKOOF
also, are there any pics of a WHOLE care that has it installed? you really cant tell how it truley looks when its a zoom in pic


I will be posting pictures of my Celi hopefully this weekend because the weather hasnt helped much in Jersey. However, you cant really make it out in pictures because its a black car. It must be seen in person to appreciate how awesome it really looks on a black kit.


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Aug 18, 10:44am - #252559 
that a great addition to the VS EC-1 kit, Stun.

Tater does great work thumbsup


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Aug 18, 10:49am - #252560 
that's pretty cool...is that like a bolt-on or glue-on???

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Aug 18, 11:26am - #252561 
Originally Posted by Zero
that a great addition to the VS EC-1 kit, Stun.

Tater does great work thumbsup


I know frown Thats why Im looking for someone to sell me theirs cause Tater isnt making anymore. cry


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Aug 18, 11:41am - #252562 
Originally Posted by ragingpaseo

that's pretty cool...is that like a bolt-on or glue-on???


I dont think its called bolted-on but its very similar to it. Theres a word for it, I guess body shop guys have their own lingo. Tater even said the word to me once when he explained how it was installed but I dont remember the word he used. Well, you get the idea.


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Aug 18, 11:47am - #252563 
lol dude actually the rear diffuser is the Carbon Fiber, where mesh is usually placed on the kit. right above where you cirlced. thats is just the body kit that you circled.


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Aug 18, 11:53am - #252564 
whoa - that's gonna look tight... can't wait for the pics - thumbsup

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Aug 18, 12:00pm - #252565 
the first pic i posted in the other topic shows what the diffuser is. and btw i just got the car a few months ago, thats why i am not parting out and also because i go to many shows with it. didnt mean to be rude or anything. wave

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Aug 18, 12:07pm - #252566 
here is what it looks like unpainted. and you can see from this pic there is a grill on the back. the Carbon Fiber diffuser replaces that grill. thumbsupLinked Image


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Aug 18, 12:35pm - #252567 
Really??? confused I thought the part I circled from your car was in made Carbon Fiber. I know that you have one piece blocking the grill made in Carbon Fiber but I could've sworn Tater made the piece I circled also in Carbon Fiber. Maybe, Tater could answer my question, I will PM him. Thanks again


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Aug 18, 12:40pm - #252568 
lol, no thats just the painted VS kit. no Carbon Fiber there just where the grill is supposed to be thumbsup. tater may or may not have that in carbon fiber. i dont know if anyone has ever done that in Carbon Fiber before. not sure how it would look.


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Aug 18, 12:52pm - #252569 
That's funny grin I could've sworn I've seen pictures. laughsilly I will ask Tater to be 100% sure.


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Aug 18, 1:37pm - #252570 
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Aug 18, 5:44pm - #252571 
Stun,
You may have seen pics of the Carbon Fiber rear pan but Ill be dammed if I can find a decent pic of one right now. Below is a pic of one covered in dust and uncleared. It is the entire pan and not just the center as you were thinking. Dont ask, Im not making that part at any price.
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Aug 18, 5:47pm - #252572 
how much for the cat?


j/k... looks awsome tho thumbsup

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Aug 18, 6:16pm - #252573 
Tater, are all these peices real Carbon Fiber or is it like painted? Just wonderin.


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Aug 18, 6:47pm - #252574 
Originally Posted by celimangts17
Tater, are all these peices real Carbon Fiber or is it like painted? Just wonderin.

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Aug 18, 6:56pm - #252575 
Originally Posted by spaztikid
how much for the cat?


j/k... looks awsome tho thumbsup


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Aug 19, 5:53am - #252576 
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You may have seen pics of the Carbon Fiber rear pan but Ill be dammed if I can find a decent pic of one right now. Below is a pic of one covered in dust and uncleared. It is the entire pan and not just the center as you were thinking. Dont ask, Im not making that part at any price.
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Thats it, thats the one Ive seen. thumbsup That thing looks AWESOME eek even with dirt on it. laughsilly I'm in luv


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Aug 20, 7:16am - #252577 
Is that cat JDM? grin

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Aug 20, 7:39am - #252578 
that sucks that you cant get someone to do it, go to a shop and get it custom made, its probably going to be a lot but its worth it, good luck thumbsup

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Aug 20, 9:56am - #252579 
I was thinking about it but not everyone has skill with Carbon Fiber. Im not really sure of any shop around here that wraps in Carbon Fiber idunnoand to have my rear bumper shipped to another state and then having it shipped back is going to cost me a pretty penny. frown Im going to have to research it a little more if Im going to get it custom. cry


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