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bc1088 Aug 6, 5:50am - #33505 
2002 Silver Toyota Celica GT
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removing interior air cond. vents

does anyone know how to remove the interior air conditioning vents of an 00+ celica GT?

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IcEd blUe Aug 6, 6:11am - #33506 

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don't take them out,simply pay about $25 for bluebats overlay kit and then they will look painted
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Celicatastrophe Aug 6, 6:12am - #33507 
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Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
don't take them out,simply pay about $25 for bluebats overlay kit and then they will look painted


Did he say he was painting them!!! grin

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IcEd blUe Aug 6, 6:14am - #33508 

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Originally Posted by Celicatastrophe
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
don't take them out,simply pay about $25 for bluebats overlay kit and then they will look painted


Did he say he was painting them!!! grin


he is, i talked to him in the chatroom
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Celicatastrophe Aug 6, 6:43am - #33509 
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Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
Originally Posted by Celicatastrophe
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
don't take them out,simply pay about $25 for bluebats overlay kit and then they will look painted


Did he say he was painting them!!! grin


he is, i talked to him in the chatroom


Cool! Just messing with you anyway man, I come off as an ass once in a while. I love getting reactions from people thats why I blurt stuff out. Later Man.

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PBCelica02 Aug 6, 7:48am - #33510 

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Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
don't take them out,simply pay about $25 for bluebats overlay kit and then they will look painted


i'd still like to know how to remove em. I've painted my center console and gauge holder, and would like to keep the same color for the vents.

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VSGTS14 Aug 6, 12:31pm - #33511 

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Originally Posted by PBCelica02
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
don't take them out,simply pay about $25 for bluebats overlay kit and then they will look painted


i'd still like to know how to remove em. I've painted my center console and gauge holder, and would like to keep the same color for the vents.

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same I still want to know how hard it is cause if I can get them out I want to get them customly done in all red...

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RicePowered Aug 6, 12:34pm - #33512 
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I think you have to pop them out from the back of the dash. In other words, you have to remove your dash to remove them.

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Stun Aug 6, 5:00pm - #33513 

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You can only remove the two rotating flaps. Get a flathead screwdriver, cover the end with masking tape (to prevent scratches) and pry them out. The rest (rotating bracket) can't be removed unless you take the entire dashboard out.

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Stun Aug 6, 5:10pm - #33514 

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I suggest you save yourself the time & trouble and purchase Blue Batmobile's kit... thumbsup

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Gen7fan Aug 6, 7:36pm - #33515 
2003 silver streak Toyota Celica GT
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Originally Posted by Stun
I suggest you save yourself the time & trouble and purchase Blue Batmobile's kit... thumbsup



I agree, I got his kit and I love it!
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VSGTS14 Aug 6, 9:15pm - #33516 

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cool Stun thanks!
I have his kit but if they get messed up again I think I am going to resort to this...

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Stun Aug 6, 11:20pm - #33517 

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Originally Posted by VSGTS14
cool Stun thanks!
I have his kit but if they get messed up again I think I am going to resort to this...


No problem. I'm glad to help... thumbsup

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RoMkApOmKa Oct 25, 2:32pm - #33518 

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isaac Oct 25, 3:00pm - #33519 
2001 Absolutely Red Toyota Celica GT
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Originally Posted by RoMkApOmKa
So Were I Can Get It From?How Much?



http://www.BlueBatmobile.com

direct link...
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element_celica Oct 25, 3:02pm - #33520 

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i took mine off last wednesday and painted them and let me tell you...they are a lot easier to take off than to put back on!!!! those are a bit*h to re-install!!!!

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VSGTS14 Oct 25, 4:26pm - #33521 

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Originally Posted by element_celica
i took mine off last wednesday and painted them and let me tell you...they are a lot easier to take off than to put back on!!!! those are a bit*h to re-install!!!!


they were kinda tough, but you can do it. Just takes time.

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