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celicat23
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Dec 20, 2:02pm - #355337 
Test fitting the parts! Not for modem users?

Did a test fitment of all the parts tonight. It was pitch black outside, so the only shots I could get was from inside the garage. Here they are...

How far the front tyres stick out

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Rear tyres...

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Both tyres smile

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Wingless...

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Rod millen lip

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Wing!

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More wing!

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Last one..

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YES, I KNOW THE CAR IS DIRTY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :-)))))

Anyways - I was mad pleased about how it looks. And, yes, it will have an exhaust, lowering springs etc. This was just a quick test to see how one side of the car would look.

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Dec 20, 2:06pm - #355338 
Looks great, a drop will look 10 times better with it, cant wait to see pics with that.


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Dec 20, 2:07pm - #355339 
That is one mother-fuckin messy-ass garage eek eek


as for the car thumbsup thumbsup

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Dec 20, 2:08pm - #355340 
Originally Posted by celicat23
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Good luck opening the trunk with that wing grin


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Dec 20, 2:22pm - #355341 
^^^ rofl rofl rofl rofl


i didnt even notice that..thats the funniest thing ive seen all day.

btw...those rims looks bad ass!! do your tires rubb the walls at all?

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Dec 20, 2:24pm - #355342 
Originally Posted by FoudySix
Originally Posted by celicat23


Good luck opening the trunk with that wing grin


The wing will be shortened about 3-4cm, and brackets made to hook it up to the trunk lid. I wasn't planning on mounting it solid to the car smile

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Dec 20, 2:26pm - #355343 
Originally Posted by blackcel
Looks great, a drop will look 10 times better with it, cant wait to see pics with that.


Here's a shot I took this summer, of the car with the lowering springs mounted. Will try to use the same ones, but I fear the car will be too low...

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Dec 20, 2:28pm - #355344 
Originally Posted by RicePowered
That is one mother-fuckin messy-ass garage eek eek


as for the car thumbsup thumbsup


Messy? Where? :-))))) Only shows that WORK is beeing done there ;-)

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Dec 20, 2:32pm - #355345 
love the electrical tape to attatch the wing. i'm not diggin the wide tires, though, but hey, it's your ride.


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Dec 20, 2:34pm - #355346 
Originally Posted by combatc87
love the electrical tape to attatch the wing. i'm not diggin the wide tires, though, but hey, it's your ride.


The fenders will be widened to cover the tyres.

A seibon Carbon Fiber invader Hood will also be mounted.

And, ofcourse, I will not glue anything on - I will drive around with electrical tape. Or...maybe not.

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Dec 20, 2:36pm - #355347 
well, i figured as much that you wouldn't leave the tape. it just hit me, though, that you'd go widebody.


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Dec 20, 2:58pm - #355348 
Originally Posted by RicePowered
That is one mother-fuckin messy-ass garage eek eek


as for the car thumbsup thumbsup


thats what i was thinkin


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Dec 20, 3:03pm - #355349 
One more picture (last one)

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Dec 20, 4:39pm - #355350 
what offset are the new rims?

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Dec 20, 8:12pm - #355351 
nice, very nice! thumbsup

you've planned for everything, i assume thumbsup

love the wing, looks like the Type-S wing for the RSX and also a unibodied TRD Wing.

keep us updated thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup


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Dec 20, 10:32pm - #355352 
Damn How wide are those rims?


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Dec 21, 5:28am - #355353 
what size rims do you have and what is the offset? just curious


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Dec 21, 7:52am - #355354 
Originally Posted by Gen7fan
what offset are the new rims?


They're not new. It's still the same old 8,5x19" ET30. But with 2,5cm (about 1") wide spacers smile I can't afford new rims right now, so spacer's are the only way I can get the look I want.

But new wheels will come, as soon as I can afford it.

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Dec 21, 7:58am - #355355 
you got some big gaps on the front lip...

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Dec 21, 8:02am - #355356 
looks like fun..cant wait to see the finished car

just curious why is the antenna on the middle of the top of the windshield? im assuming thats how they make it in norway?

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Dec 21, 8:04am - #355357 
^J-spec is like that too...

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Dec 21, 8:24am - #355358 
Originally Posted by ragingpaseo
you got some big gaps on the front lip...


We taped everything onto the car and mounted the tyres with spacers to see what needs to be done. The actual work on the car will start around febuary. Everything you see in the pictures is just taped loosely on.

The middle section of the rod millen front lip sticks too far into the bumper, so it hits the oem grill/mesh in the "mouth" of the bumper. It's very easy to fix. US spec bumpers doesn't have this grill I think, so RMM hasn't paid any attention to it when designing the lip.

As for the vizage sides + rear, they fit like OEM parts!! I'm very impressed by them!

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Dec 21, 8:26am - #355359 
Originally Posted by R3DLIN3GT
looks like fun..cant wait to see the finished car

just curious why is the antenna on the middle of the top of the windshield? im assuming thats how they make it in norway?


Correct. European celica's have the antenna there. A lot of what is refered to as "jap spec" on the celica, is exactly the same in europe.

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Dec 21, 8:50am - #355360 
looks nice i also have my antenne there grin i think it doesn't matter that much were it's located thumbsup


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Dec 21, 11:07am - #355361 
The antenna will be shaved off, so it really doesn't matter ;-)

What matters is that I would KILL to get hold of some fender flares that fits the celica! Would save A LOT of work!!

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Dec 21, 11:13am - #355362 
i wish my antenna was on the roof. frown


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Dec 21, 1:04pm - #355363 
Originally Posted by Zero
i wish my antenna was on the roof. frown


Send me some flares that fit, and I'll send you the antenna and all the wiring you need! ;-)

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Dec 21, 2:46pm - #355364 
Originally Posted by celicat23
Originally Posted by Zero
i wish my antenna was on the roof. frown


Send me some flares that fit, and I'll send you the antenna and all the wiring you need! ;-)


lollol thats not a fair trade. rofl good try happywink


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Dec 21, 3:33pm - #355365 
Originally Posted by Zero
Originally Posted by celicat23
Originally Posted by Zero
i wish my antenna was on the roof. frown


Send me some flares that fit, and I'll send you the antenna and all the wiring you need! ;-)


lollol thats not a fair trade. rofl good try happywink


I thought it sounded pretty sweet ;-)

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Dec 21, 7:27pm - #355366 
I think it looks sweet man!! very nice and classy.

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Dec 22, 12:19am - #355367 
Originally Posted by FoudySix
Originally Posted by celicat23
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Good luck opening the trunk with that wing grin


rofl rofl rofl rofl rofl

Sorry, couldn't help it. And yes, i did read your response. Nice ass ride, looks tight.

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Dec 22, 12:50pm - #355368 
The exhausts came today (yes, 2 of them...I just didn't bother to unpack the 2nd one...). Here's one of them, lying next to my old exhaust...

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