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Underbody Plastic 230+ #271754 Sep 10, 3:11pm Sep 10, 3:11pm
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Underbody Plastic 230+
I have TRD kit (action package). and i was on the freeway and couldnt avoid this thing.. so i had to run over it and it tore off 1 of the underbody plastics that cover whatever is under the Hood. So Toyota is charging 230+ for that pos. that does not sound right at all for a piece of plastic

Re: Underbody Plastic 230+ [Re: Mad_Game] #271755 Sep 10, 3:17pm Sep 10, 3:17pm
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they're expensive. your best bet is to look around for a celica at a junk yard.

Re: Underbody Plastic 230+ [Re: ToiletPaper] #271756 Sep 11, 12:13am Sep 11, 12:13am
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Same thing happened to me...I ending just taking the remaining piece off and left it without underbody plastic because toyota quoted me at about the same price to get it fixed...dosent do any damage or had any trouble soo far (knock on wood)lol plus I have an Injen SRI so it dosent really affect me either way grin

Re: Underbody Plastic 230+ [Re: SmutasticGT] #271757 Sep 11, 1:58am Sep 11, 1:58am
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Over time, you'll notice that your engine bay will be dustier

Re: Underbody Plastic 230+ [Re: Steven] #271758 Sep 11, 10:13am Sep 11, 10:13am
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Who cares, just powerwash your engine bay. Very few cars have them anyway.

Re: Underbody Plastic 230+ [Re: Haulin_A_Doo] #271759 Sep 11, 5:51pm Sep 11, 5:51pm
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I ripped off all the cheap plastic parts from my engine and from down underneath. Too cheap looking for me... wink

Re: Underbody Plastic 230+ [Re: sxyimports125] #271760 Sep 11, 5:54pm Sep 11, 5:54pm
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^^^^^^
those are there for a reason. i'd put them back on or get something to replace them.


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Re: Underbody Plastic 230+ [Re: csheriff] #271761 Sep 11, 6:35pm Sep 11, 6:35pm
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get the C-one STYLE. $230 is insane.

check it out over at new celica.org

Re: Underbody Plastic 230+ [Re: csheriff] #271762 Sep 11, 9:08pm Sep 11, 9:08pm
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Originally Posted by csheriff
^^^^^^
those are there for a reason. i'd put them back on or get something to replace them.

I agree. Do what I did if you still have the plastic. Bolt them on with a bolt and nut or that plastic clip Toyota has. Even make more or different holes if you have to to secure them. Makes no difference and Toyota won't charge you any more if they have to remove them to get to say your transmission.

Re: Underbody Plastic 230+ [Re: hephaestus] #271763 Sep 11, 11:02pm Sep 11, 11:02pm
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$230 sounds about right, and it will be even easier to change oil...

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