Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 139
XxNavixX
Member
XxNavixX Aug 25, 6:13am - #39127 
Member

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 139
paint and body kit cheat?

Hey i just got an idea. We all know how expensive it is hiring a pro to fit a body kit and do a paint job, running into the thousands. Well at my community college they offer an auto body course. They have classes on auto body repair and paint jobs. Im not 100% sure but if your community college offer these courses, you might be able to enroll, take the class and then you MIGHT be able to "donate" your celi or whatever as a class project car (my auto 101 class lets you bring in your car for simple repairs sometimes for extra credit) You can do the job yourself and save a bunch of $$$!!! On the flip side, you're not a pro so there is a chance that you may mess up, mess up pretty bad. But if you're cheap, desprate and willing to take the chance, it might be something worth looking into. I personally dont trust myself so im gonna hire a pro, hehe
Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Evan
Rebel
Evan Aug 25, 5:09pm - #39128 

Rebel
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Apr 2003
Posts: 4,658
Washington
Just like you said, you're taking a huge risk of messing up your car. frown

[Linked Image]
Joined: Jul 2002
Posts: 10,123
VSGTS14
05 WRB
VSGTS14 Aug 25, 5:14pm - #39129 

05 WRB
2005 Subaru WRX STi

Joined: Jul 2002
Posts: 10,123
Milford, NJ
the pro's are taught how to do it...
PROFESSIONAL
that course probably won't teach you how to do it all correctly.

SUBARU TECNICA INTERNATIONAL
Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 139
XxNavixX
Member
XxNavixX Aug 25, 5:18pm - #39130 
Member

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 139
well it is just a 14 week or so course. I only recomend it to those with a lot of guts and trust in themselves. other then that you'll prolly feel sorry for yourself in the end
Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 2,043
trog2233
ECelica Staff
trog2233 Aug 25, 5:41pm - #39131 

ECelica Staff
2004 GMC Canyon Z-71

Joined: Jul 2003
Posts: 2,043
Williamsport, PA
I donated my old beater car to that HAHAH cause it was fallin apart...it wasn't bad...i would NEVER take my celi there eek
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 6,372
Speed4TheNeed
Caleb
Speed4TheNeed Aug 25, 7:04pm - #39132 

Caleb
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 6,372
New Orleans, LA
everyones heard the saying "you get what you pay for" and when i'm dealing with something as expensive as my car...i'd rather pay more for once.
Join the conversation - Register now or Sign in to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Customize Your Toyota CelicaPrivacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2016