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sami
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sami Apr 13, 11:17pm - #441896 
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what todo with 4k$

my bro crashed my car onto the side walk
all interior dmg is fixed the insurance company gave me 4k to fix the body
its a 2000gt red
im 100% sure im going to repaint "should i keep it red"
i know this question is answered ahundread times but
how much is it for a paint & scratch job?
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blitzceli Apr 13, 11:21pm - #441897 

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ranges from 299 up to 10 grand. just depend on the quality you want, you wanna be cheap and want you car to look like crap, macco is the way to go, you want a good paint job, go somewhere that is reputable in your area, someone that does custom paint jobs. while your doin that get some flares, and nsx vents.

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sami Apr 13, 11:27pm - #441898 
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im looking for a good paint job
uhhh... what do you mean by flares?
what are nsx vents?
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04celigt Apr 13, 11:36pm - #441899 

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Fender flares and nsx side vents.

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sami
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sami Apr 13, 11:38pm - #441900 
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do you have any pic of them?
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Zero Apr 13, 11:40pm - #441901 

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just get a nice body kit. you've got a red celica... a Wings West lip kit looks great on a red celica laughsilly thumbsup

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Zero Apr 13, 11:41pm - #441902 

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BTW, if you get the NSX vents, the paint job and the vents might cost you all of the 4K. hopefully you have a body kit to go with the vent, because then that would look ghey. grin

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sami Apr 13, 11:53pm - #441903 
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No, I don't have a body kit. All the body kits I've seen so far look like cheap plastic, so that's why I was planning to get a new paint job, rims, and tinted windows. I don't know sht about cars so please correct me if I'm making a retared out of myself.
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kmlgts Apr 13, 11:56pm - #441904 

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dress up your car.. show us the finish pic?

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blitzceli Apr 13, 11:58pm - #441905 

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well obviously you would have to have a body kit to make it look right. I didnt know if you had one, since you dont then they are right , get a kit first, then paint it, it you have money left over get rims

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RetroJ84 Apr 14, 1:15am - #441906 
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get rims, after the paint job

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Dinh Apr 14, 6:00am - #441907 
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it would be nice if you put on a body kit after ur paint job is done after that if you still have some money left you might consider to og for a nice rim to match up ur kit after that IF you still have money left you can go for a wing.
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HATEDon Apr 15, 1:29pm - #441908 

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ask around town so you don't get ripped off

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sami
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sami Apr 15, 8:52pm - #441909 
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Originally Posted by Dinh

it would be nice if you put on a body kit after ur paint job is done after that if you still have some money left you might consider to og for a nice rim to match up ur kit after that IF you still have money left you can go for a wing.
why after the paint job? dont i have to paint the kit? does anypne know any cool body kits that doesnt look like cheap plastic? Should i just stick with red?
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00celica00gt Apr 16, 5:12pm - #441910 

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stick with red. it will be cheaper. and just go to www.andysautosport.com to look around at the kits. they have everythiung. but do not buy from there they are kind of expensive.

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sami Apr 16, 8:54pm - #441911 
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wow i was checkin around for a paint job and there like it starts from 6500$
and they dont do custom paint.
does anyone here live in OR?
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