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andrewgovroom
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Oct 18, 9:55pm - #303571 
does anyone know where i can get this lip

does anyone know where i can get the lip on this celica and do you kno if its carbon fiber?

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Oct 18, 9:57pm - #303572 
if u're from o.c. they sell those at super autobac

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Oct 18, 9:58pm - #303573 
It's a giant piece of Carbon Fiber cut it and make it into any shape you want. Then buy the brackets and put them in whatever position you choose. I think Tony & Isaac did a write up on this awhile back it was a great write up I must say. thumbsup


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Oct 18, 10:08pm - #303574 
i think its called an air splitter.

not actually a lip, instead its placed beneath the front bumper to prevent it from scratching/scraping. asl oused for show thumbsup


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Oct 18, 11:01pm - #303575 
yeah its a air splitter, carbon fiber too they used to sell them in the ecelica store i think

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Oct 18, 11:07pm - #303576 
yup air splitter...

Splitters act as a front wing- they add downforce when they're pointed down a little...

The thing to know is that, if the splitter is properly angled, it really gives you extra grip, even at low speeds (think of your hand out the window doing the "up and down" thing... the faster the car goes, the faster your hand goes up or down)

You want them to stick out a little- that's how they "grab" the air. They also push air up into the radiator. Think of how air flows over a plane's wing and you'll be able to imagine that the air moving under the splitter is moving much faster than the air above, because the air above basically runs into the wall that is your front bumper/radiator.

o and that's Tony's car next to Isaac's happywink
as to where you can get them... i'll get back to you on that if i can find it


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Oct 18, 11:15pm - #303577 
you need to have a flat front surface...to install it.

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Oct 19, 12:18am - #303578 
www.wholehyper.com got to body kits, then toyota, then celica, then apr gt300 wide body. they sell them individually too.

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Oct 19, 6:12am - #303579 
^^^^^ either that or carbon-creations.com...$250.00

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Oct 19, 11:22am - #303580 
Originally Posted by Zero
i think its called an air splitter.

yup! thumbsup kinda pricey too...

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Oct 19, 11:21pm - #303581 
i always thought they were called a "skid-plate".


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