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Aug 21, 12:42am - #37860 
02 Celica Front Grill

I have an 01 celica gts and i wanted to know if the lower front grill is worth getting...how much did you guys get it for?...

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Aug 21, 3:02am - #37861 
yes... and $45

...from the local Toyota Parts Department.




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Aug 21, 3:03am - #37862 
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Aug 21, 8:32am - #37863 
i got a grillcraft pakage for $150 (top and bottom). it looks good but its a little expensive


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Aug 21, 8:33am - #37864 
i would just get a custom grill for like $6

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Aug 21, 10:05am - #37865 
I agree with Isaac, pay a little bit more than gutter guard and get a quality oem part that will fit perfectly.


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Aug 21, 10:06am - #37866 
Originally Posted by EvanJ
I agree with Isaac, pay a little bit more than gutter guard and get a quality oem part that will fit perfectly.


i got one...really easy to install! thumbsup rice


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Aug 21, 3:27pm - #37867 
Hey...
I live in the Bay Area. Where can I get a cheap grill for my celica from?

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Aug 21, 3:38pm - #37868 
Originally Posted by Amir
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I live in the Bay Area. Where can I get a cheap grill for my celica from?

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home depot ... 4/$6


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Aug 21, 3:38pm - #37869 
Originally Posted by Amir
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I live in the Bay Area. Where can I get a cheap grill for my celica from?

Thanks,
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If you want cheap, try some gutter guard from home depot or lowes. Check the installs section for how to attach it. I used it on my last car, looked pretty good, I must say grin


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Aug 21, 3:43pm - #37871 
Originally Posted by isaac
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do you have to take off the front bumper to put the grille on?

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Aug 21, 3:46pm - #37872 
Originally Posted by booyaolian
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do you have to take off the front bumper to put the grille on?


I think if you tried doing it without removing the bumper you'd wish you had just gone ahead and taken off the bumper.

In other words, it's not a question of whether it CAN be done, but whether or not it's worth the trouble of taking a short cut. In this case, I think the short cut isn't probably that short.



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Aug 21, 3:46pm - #37873 
Originally Posted by booyaolian

do you have to take off the front bumper to put the grille on?


Have you looked at the install guides yet? spineyes
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Aug 21, 9:04pm - #37874 
I have an 01' and I installed the 02' grill on my car...looks nice and I paid around $50 for it

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Aug 25, 7:57am - #37875 
Where are people getting the genuine Toyota 2002 grills? Supposedly a lot of people are only paying $50 for them, but my two local Toyota dealers want $75-80 for one.

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Aug 25, 7:31pm - #37876 
i got a '02 grille on my '00 when the body shop ordered a new bumper for me. smile


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Aug 26, 1:13am - #37877 
Originally Posted by CelicaPrincess
I have an 01' and I installed the 02' grill on my car...looks nice and I paid around $50 for it


i want this too, but why didn't toyota put this in the 2000 models to start with?? angry confused

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Aug 26, 3:21am - #37879 
do the work yourself. saves you money and you can customize it however you want

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Aug 28, 3:02pm - #37880 
I don't want a custom grill. I like the looks of the factory grill, and I want the lower grill to match the upper grill. Also, I don't want to have to take the bumper off to install it.

Where can I get a Toyota grill for $50?

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Aug 28, 3:10pm - #37881 
Originally Posted by Steve
I don't want a custom grill. I like the looks of the factory grill, and I want the lower grill to match the upper grill. Also, I don't want to have to take the bumper off to install it.

Where can I get a Toyota grill for $50?


you can get it at any toyota dealership or just order at wctoyota thumbsup


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Aug 28, 3:28pm - #37882 
pics with it installed?

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Aug 28, 4:47pm - #37883 
Originally Posted by ct
Originally Posted by Steve
I don't want a custom grill. I like the looks of the factory grill, and I want the lower grill to match the upper grill. Also, I don't want to have to take the bumper off to install it.

Where can I get a Toyota grill for $50?


you can get it at any toyota dealership or just order at wctoyota thumbsup


looks like it's only $35 and some change from wctoyota. my local dealer quoted $75. what a rip thumbsdown


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Aug 29, 10:00am - #37884 
I think the $35 grill listed on WCToyota's standard parts site is the upper grill. The lower grill is part# 53112-20260, and the cheapest price I could find is about $60 (including shipping) from WCToyota's TRD site.

I hate to pay that much for a piece of plastic, but I do want the OEM part, so I went ahead and got one since that's the best price I could find.

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Aug 29, 10:05am - #37885 
I actually bought one from toyotaparts4u.com for $56 shipped. Local dealers were charging $65 and up.

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Sep 5, 10:01pm - #37886 
Well, I got my grill from WCToyota today! I must say, the installation is very simple. Definitely much better than anything that requires removing the bumper. It fits pefectly (obviously, since it's an OEM part), and it looks very nice. Highly recommended--I wish I had bought one sooner.

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Sep 5, 10:43pm - #37887 
Will this grill fit w/ the wings west kit?


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