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kewlrule
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Aug 27, 10:27pm - #261398 
Help w/ fender flares plz

Where to find good quality/price F1 fender flares?

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Aug 27, 10:38pm - #261399 
Are you interested in authentic TRD Fender Flares?


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Aug 27, 11:33pm - #261400 
how much? and what color?

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Aug 28, 12:41am - #261401 
Originally Posted by blueTRD
how much? and what color?


$338 for a set. What color you are looking for? I have a silver set in stock and ready to ship thumbsup


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Aug 28, 6:07am - #261402 
huh, no pics, i would ask for pics first!! IMO


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Aug 28, 6:45am - #261403 
own do they work, must it be weldet in?

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Aug 28, 7:06am - #261404 
Originally Posted by oas
own do they work, must it be weldet in?


FENDER FLARES are extensions you mount on your existing fenders. Almost all are made of glassfiber. You get some in carbon fiber aswell, and I've seen some made of plastic.

Examples of flares: http://www.krazykustomz.com/flares.html

F-1 FENDERS are replacement items for your stock fenders.
They come in various styles, and almost all in glassfiber.
Examples of fenders (including F-1 style):
http://www.krazykustomz.com/fenders_0004celica.html

If you're thinking about replacing your fenders with glassfiber ones, you need to think about a couple of things:

- If your car is lowered, and you've got some big rims, and these scrub against your arches...well, you can figure out yourself what happens if your arches all of a sudden are glassfiber instead of metal.

- If your car is lowered, and you've got some big rims, and you drive through a puddle of water, the water creates a lot of pressure inside your arches. This has caused glassfiber fenders to crack (I've seen pictures).

- If you live in a shitty expensive f'ing country like norway, where we have winter and snow from october/november through to april/may: Think about the buildup of snow inside your arches creating pressure, ice, etc...

That's my 2 cents.

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Aug 28, 7:54am - #261405 
I recommend getting BRS fenders, they look the best with the Celi, IMO!!


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Aug 28, 7:56am - #261406 
Originally Posted by celicat23
Originally Posted by oas
own do they work, must it be weldet in?


FENDER FLARES are extensions you mount on your existing fenders. Almost all are made of glassfiber. You get some in carbon fiber aswell, and I've seen some made of plastic.

Examples of flares: http://www.krazykustomz.com/flares.html

F-1 FENDERS are replacement items for your stock fenders.
They come in various styles, and almost all in glassfiber.
Examples of fenders (including F-1 style):
http://www.krazykustomz.com/fenders_0004celica.html

If you're thinking about replacing your fenders with glassfiber ones, you need to think about a couple of things:

- If your car is lowered, and you've got some big rims, and these scrub against your arches...well, you can figure out yourself what happens if your arches all of a sudden are glassfiber instead of metal.

- If your car is lowered, and you've got some big rims, and you drive through a puddle of water, the water creates a lot of pressure inside your arches. This has caused glassfiber fenders to crack (I've seen pictures).

- If you live in a shitty expensive f'ing country like norway, where we have winter and snow from october/november through to april/may: Think about the buildup of snow inside your arches creating pressure, ice, etc...

That's my 2 cents.

were in norway you live?

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Aug 28, 8:44am - #261407 
I see the diff now. I def do NOT want to replace stock fenders. I need some radical flares. Here's a pic of my car. I need something radical to go w/ the front but not gonna break the bank. Will BRS go w/ my kit? Where can I see the BRS installed and buy it at a good price? Vizage kit w/ F1 front end:

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Aug 28, 8:59am - #261408 
BRS would look good with your car, most def, but you have to buy them, there very rare, trying to find one is hard, since they dont make them no more, if you really want some let me know, i know where you can get some!!


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