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Aug 18, 3:35pm - #37041 
hoodscoop

how much would you guys estimate the price on a hoodscoop+paint and install?

because i thought it would cost like $300 or something and i thought that it would be way cheaper to get a Carbon Fiber hoodscoop

i found one for just $119 at http://www.i-m-racing.com/rmmhoodscoop.html

and i think thats a great price, any input?

edit:its made by RMM (not RMM style,the real deal)

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Aug 18, 3:47pm - #37042 
go for it thumbsup


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Aug 18, 6:33pm - #37043 
raised Hood scoop from www.thelostrican.com at $130, painting job ($150 for Hood scoop, Hood spoilers and gauge pod, all painted in spectra blue) estimated in $50 just for hoos scoop, and installation, so easy you can do it yourself in 5 min.
I really wanted all this; not into carbon fiber...
hope it helps...

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Aug 18, 7:08pm - #37044 
no dude dont get a Hood scoop just save up for a carbon fiber Hood youll thank me later


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Aug 18, 7:09pm - #37045 
i dont want a carbon fiber Hood

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Aug 18, 7:21pm - #37046 
oh ok


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Aug 18, 9:00pm - #37047 
I am running a group buy for a replica of TRD sport M hoodscoop. Product will be ready in a few days. Can get it if FB, Carbon Fiber or colored Carbon Fiber/Keflar.
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Let me know if you are interested. Around $185US for a FG one depending on the Canadian dollar exchange.

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Aug 18, 9:01pm - #37048 
yea man get it...but is it going to match your color scheme?
only have Carbon Fiber if you are going to have Carbon Fiber running through the rest of the car...


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Aug 18, 11:27pm - #37049 
I think the c/f one from your link doesn't look to good.
I've seen it too, wondering whether to order, but the edges seem rather rough. maybe it's just the picture tho

just my 2 cents

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Aug 19, 1:08am - #37050 
I had a VIS c/f raised scoop on my stock Hood for a while (looked like shit) and it scratched the hell out of my Hood.


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Aug 19, 6:41am - #37051 
Originally Posted by Immo
I think the c/f one from your link doesn't look to good.
I've seen it too, wondering whether to order, but the edges seem rather rough. maybe it's just the picture tho

just my 2 cents


its not rough its just the sun shining on it

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Aug 19, 7:11am - #37052 
Don't buy it from Intense Motorsports. I ordered something from them a month ago and haven't heard back from them since. Email's haven't been answered, phone's off the hook...but at least my credit card wasn't charged.

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Aug 19, 7:55am - #37053 
I bought mine from importfan.com. I paid 138.00 shipped and
I am satisfied, except that it didn't come with any hardware so I ran to Home depot and got some bolts.

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Aug 19, 8:05am - #37054 
Originally Posted by cooltoy2000
I am running a group buy for a replica of TRD sport M hoodscoop. Product will be ready in a few days. Can get it if FB, Carbon Fiber or colored Carbon Fiber/Keflar.
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Let me know if you are interested. Around $185US for a FG one depending on the Canadian dollar exchange.
i'm interested but would like more info (are they functional, come with hardware, instructions, etc...) and some pix (like what does a "cf/keflar" look like). exact prices are important, too.


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Aug 19, 8:16am - #37055 


Those prices are a bit off as the Canadain dollar has gotten stronger since the group buy was posted.

Best thing to do is give you prices in Canadain dollars which will remain the same, and you can convert yourself.
CF-$299, CK-$329, FG-$249. These are in Can. dollars and do not include shipping or GST.

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Aug 19, 9:01am - #37056 
Originally Posted by cooltoy2000

?s=dea65efda36a66001d439ca38bbc873f...a66001d439ca38bbc873f&threadid=74375

Those prices are a bit off as the Canadain dollar has gotten stronger since the group buy was posted.

Best thing to do is give you prices in Canadain dollars which will remain the same, and you can convert yourself.
CF-$299, CK-$329, FG-$249. These are in Can. dollars and do not include shipping or GST.

ok, i work for one of the largest a/v accessories manufacturers in the country so i confirmed canadian pricing (canadian to u.s. dollar conversion). it translates to the canadian dollar divided by 1.47.

that means:
CF-$299 is $203.40 u.s.
CK-$329 is $223.81 u.s.
FG-$249 is $169.39 u.s.


not bad for TRD jdm. by the way your link to newcelica.org doesn't work.



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Aug 19, 9:12am - #37057 
Ya I know. When I post the link something strange happens. Just try to cut and paste this." ?s=3aa693b46928b124d687ba34fcb07f31...28b124d687ba34fcb07f31&threadid=7437 "

For some reason "s h o w t h r e a d.p h p?"is being replaced with [censored] ? so once you cut and paste change [censored] ? with "s h o w t h r e a d.p h p?" (take out all the spaces I put in).
It does not really matter to me what the american dollar is doing, as long as I get the money in Canadian funds. I'' post up some pics once I get mine put on.

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Aug 19, 9:21am - #37058 
Originally Posted by JAIMEJAMES
Originally Posted by cooltoy2000
?s=dea65efda36a66001d439ca38bbc873f...a66001d439ca38bbc873f&threadid=74375

Those prices are a bit off as the Canadain dollar has gotten stronger since the group buy was posted.

Best thing to do is give you prices in Canadain dollars which will remain the same, and you can convert yourself.
CF-$299, CK-$329, FG-$249. These are in Can. dollars and do not include shipping or GST.

ok, i work for one of the largest a/v accessories manufacturers in the country so i confirmed canadian pricing (canadian to u.s. dollar conversion). it translates to the canadian dollar divided by 1.47.

that means:
CF-$299 is $203.40 u.s.
CK-$329 is $223.81 u.s.
FG-$249 is $169.39 u.s.


not bad for TRD jdm. by the way your link to newcelica.org doesn't work.



it is a replica...it is not TRD. it's a bit pricey for a replica. hoodscoops here at ecelica are like 120 U.S. but since noone elsemakes the type M hoodsoop then i guess the price is understandable.


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Aug 19, 9:37am - #37059 
Yes, you are right. I have been wanting to get a TRD Sport M scoop for a couple of years now, but the price of the real thing is way to prohibitive (over $500US). I had this scoop made not to make money, but so I can have one. The shop wanted to make sure they sell a certain number to pay for the mold, thus the group buy. Now that the group buy has been filled, I figured since the mold has been made I would let everyone who wanted one have one. I am not able to post the link to NC.org, so here is a word file with the URL in it.

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Aug 19, 10:28am - #37061 
Rod Millen sells Celica c/f Hood scoops for 135.00 (no pics)- http://www.roadcatalogs.com/store/rmm.html

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Aug 19, 10:30am - #37062 
Originally Posted by Rice
Rod Millen sells Celica c/f Hood scoops for 135.00 (no pics)- http://www.roadcatalogs.com/store/rmm.html



RMM is rod millen isnt it? and i'd rather pay 119 then 135

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Aug 19, 10:35am - #37063 
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
Originally Posted by Rice
Rod Millen sells Celica c/f Hood scoops for 135.00 (no pics)- http://www.roadcatalogs.com/store/rmm.html



RMM is rod millen isnt it? and i'd rather pay 119 then 135


Understood, but like I said before- I don't trust Intense Motorsports. See my first post on this thread.

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Aug 19, 10:36am - #37064 
yea im not gonna buy from them if they have shitty service

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Aug 19, 4:15pm - #37066 
im just gonna get a regular old fiberglass one..

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Aug 19, 4:42pm - #37067 
I want to finish off that stripe down my Hood...but idk if I should just get my stock painted black or go with a Carbon Fiber one...
cause my Hood will look like this...
i will have TRD Hood spoilers and that black stripe..but idk if paint or a RMM Carbon Fiber will look nice...
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Aug 19, 4:43pm - #37068 
get Carbon Fiber

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Aug 19, 4:54pm - #37069 
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
get Carbon Fiber


I am afraid with the RMM, you may be able to see the end of the centerhood kit...
and with the Carbon Fiber..it won't match the stripe well...I am going to see how much it costs to just get my stock sanded and painted black.


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