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Saikou_Serika
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Nov 14, 5:40pm - #326215 
TRD body kit *warning i'm cheap*

anyone know where i can get TRD body kit parts for cheap? and do all the wings west wings have the "w"s on them? my rsx buddy got a wing from them and it has a silver "w" on it


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Nov 14, 6:19pm - #326216 
my wings west wing doesnt have a W on it anywhere.


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Nov 14, 6:21pm - #326217 
yah mine didnt either


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Nov 14, 6:21pm - #326218 


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Nov 14, 7:04pm - #326219 
yup. you want TRD, your def gonna pay for it

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Nov 14, 7:35pm - #326220 
You can try to find reconditioned fronts, rears and sideskirts through a bodyshop sometimes. They take pieces that have been busted up in accidents, and plastic weld them, then do some additional bodywork on them until they are like new. I got a reconditioned rear bumper cover when I got rear-ended in my 94 Escort. Costs a lot less too.


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Nov 14, 7:54pm - #326221 
the TRD kit is nice, but if you don't get your car with the action package, it's just not worth it, since, for the same price, you can get much cooler looking kits (which you may end up buying eventually anyway). my suggestion: unless you absolutely cannot live without TRD, go for Wings West (half the price, and pretty much the same) or Veilside or Kaminari.


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Nov 14, 7:57pm - #326222 
just got wings west, that's what i did. $399 w/ free shipping. then later i traded in my front lip for a TRD bumper. got it for like $280 shipped on ebay. now everyone thinks i have the TRD kit. the wing is also ww, and mine doesn't have anything written on it. if it did you could just paint over it anyway.

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Nov 14, 8:35pm - #326223 
Originally Posted by combatc87
the TRD kit is nice, but if you don't get your car with the action package, it's just not worth it, since, for the same price, you can get much cooler looking kits (which you may end up buying eventually anyway). my suggestion: unless you absolutely cannot live without TRD, go for Wings West (half the price, and pretty much the same) or Veilside or Kaminari.


I agree. I bought my car without the action package and got a TRD kit (authentic) six months later. Now, I regret getting a TRD kit...i should have gotten a Kaminari kit.

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Nov 14, 10:04pm - #326224 
yeah TRD is fucken over priced. I mean come on for a TRD fuel door lid with the fuel cap is like 200 something? confused thumbsdown

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Nov 14, 10:18pm - #326225 
Guess what on ebay there a kaminari for sale.
I don't know if it's still going on but get the kaminari then switch the front to a RMM or a TRD. Now there's an awesome set up.


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Nov 14, 10:47pm - #326226 
thnx for the advise thumbsup


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Nov 14, 10:52pm - #326227 
Originally Posted by RookieGTS
yeah TRD is fucken over priced. I mean come on for a TRD fuel door lid with the fuel cap is like 200 something? confused thumbsdown


looks good though - wink

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Nov 14, 11:01pm - #326228 
yeah TRD is a bit pricey and too many people have the kit. I would have gotten the kit for mine, but people wouldn't give it a second look becuase too many people have it and also becuase Toyota began selling them as factory option.

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Nov 14, 11:03pm - #326229 
Exactly
Kaminari and RMM are the best mix and match I can think of.
Kaminari for $500 and RMM Front for about $200-300
Of course you need to paint it too


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Nov 15, 12:07am - #326230 
this is the "W" i meant

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Nov 15, 10:08am - #326231 
You can always keep your eyes open on the for sale forums on different message boards. I bought mine used.

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Nov 15, 11:17am - #326232 
if you want to be cheap, do clone then... spineyes

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