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JesterDallas
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Nov 19, 5:08pm - #330990 
got jacked!

i ordered a kit online and to say the least it has been nothin but problems!! angry The fitment is horrible! My shop said they could make it fit... but for the extra cash it would cost i could get any kit on the market and still have some to burn! So, now i cant return it... and i'm out the 650$ or so i paid for it! So now, i will either have to sell it to someone who knows how to do it themselves or just let it sit there; and either way i'm out even more money cause i'm gonna have to still get either a new stock bumper or another kit! angry

My bodyshop is great thumbsup ... the kit and the place i ordered it from are the problem! angry worst products and customer service i have ever seen in my life..

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Nov 19, 5:15pm - #330991 
wat is the place you ordered it called? was it a replica? Ebay?

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JesterDallas
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Nov 19, 5:20pm - #330992 
yeah... it was a replica ( i know, i know...) The company is RacerWheel..


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Nov 19, 6:05pm - #330993 
Tough lesson learned. Buy authentic & it should fit the first time. Or be close enough that it won't cost much to make it fit perfect.

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Nov 19, 6:08pm - #330994 
hehe I got my veilside body kit from GroupBuy4Celica and fitment was perfect thumbsup thumbsup


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Nov 19, 6:21pm - #330995 
Originally Posted by kevin
hehe I got my veilside body kit from GroupBuy4Celica and fitment was perfect thumbsup thumbsup


how much was it?

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Nov 19, 6:24pm - #330996 
yea i got screwed out of 300 bucks on ebay for an amplifier, i feel your pain angry

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Nov 19, 6:24pm - #330997 
damn..i was wondering about that site..they didn't return any email i send..


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Nov 19, 6:33pm - #330998 
Originally Posted by celicafourotwo
damn..i was wondering about that site..they didn't return any email i send..


Avoid them at all cost! puke thumbsdown They are the worst! thumbsdown thumbsdown thumbsdown thumbsdown

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Nov 19, 6:34pm - #330999 
Sorry - I know this is a little late... but here is a quick FYI I put together a few days ago on BEFORE buying a bodykit...

Garage Articles & Guides >> Featured Articles >> Before buying your first body kit
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f0_1953340594_0_collapsed_5__1.html


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Nov 19, 6:34pm - #331000 
sorry to hear. good luck with everything.

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Nov 19, 6:41pm - #331001 
^^^ Much agreed...

sorry about the current nightmare this kit is bringing to you.. I hope it's gets better for you and because of you misfortune with one shop, it doesn't make you less enthusiastic about fixing your car up to exactly the way you want it to be...

Good luck with everything rice


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Nov 19, 6:42pm - #331002 
heres my advice, just get ur kits from GROUPBUY4CELICA...

Awesome prices which usually include shipping in them, check at the classified forum!

sry again man, i got screwed on a blown sub i bought off ebay!


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Nov 19, 6:58pm - #331003 
oh man racerwheel seems soooo horible. their parts are dirt cheap meaning they arent worth it.

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Nov 19, 7:19pm - #331004 
that sux bro, hope everything works out for yah buddy thumbsup

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Nov 19, 9:02pm - #331005 
thanx guys... any suggestions on a different kit? My cars been in the shop for almost 2 months now and i'm not about to spend all that time and money and come back with my car looking exactly the same.


I didn't see that first time kit buyers guide til today! oh well...


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Nov 21, 3:01am - #331006 
sucks bad man...good luck.


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Nov 21, 10:17am - #331007 
Originally Posted by JesterDallas
Originally Posted by kevin
hehe I got my veilside body kit from GroupBuy4Celica and fitment was perfect thumbsup thumbsup


how much was it?


I got for $700shipped, but that's because i'm buyin it w/o the groupbuy.


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Nov 21, 4:55pm - #331008 
Yeah sorry to hear that happened, but it coulda been worse which is not getting anything at all. Anyhow, next body kit you purchase, I suggest you come here first and ask everyone about the place your buying it from and the cost. This way, we could help you avoid this problem again!

Good luck!

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Nov 21, 5:19pm - #331009 
that sucks man. good luck on getting a new kit

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Nov 21, 9:49pm - #331010 
may not get one at all... too much time and money spent already...


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Nov 22, 11:49am - #331011 
Man I saw Dallas (I live near Dallas) in your name and thought you were gonna say you got carjacked! Whew cause my Celi gets LOTS of attention...sometime too much.

Anyway, I've bot parts that everyone says fits perfect only to find out they needed lots of fit and finish to truly be perfect. I don't think a lot of people really mean perfect or have as high expectations as I do. My body guy does make it perfect...so expect some work w/ just about anything.

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Nov 22, 2:41pm - #331012 
Originally Posted by JesterDallas
thanx guys... any suggestions on a different kit? My cars been in the shop for almost 2 months now and i'm not about to spend all that time and money and come back with my car looking exactly the same.


I didn't see that first time kit buyers guide til today! oh well...


go to andysautosport.com they are very good I order the carbon creations body kit there not too exspensive but there stuff is real and good quality companys, everything from erebuni to veilside to razzi thumbsup


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Nov 22, 4:00pm - #331013 
ebay kits suck i am looking for an action package kit for my own reasons


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Nov 22, 4:02pm - #331014 
nice link, Isaac thumbsup

but yea, that sucks--you can't guarantee anything with replicas. Authentic kits may cost a lil more, but it'll run you cheaper in the long run


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Nov 22, 7:29pm - #331015 
yeah, i'm definately goin authentic! that or buyin kits that people have already fitted to their celis (assuming they're in good shape of course)!


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Dec 4, 7:44pm - #331016 
lol Isaac did you get that Terms and Conditions off my site? Looks almost exactly the same tongue

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