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Oct 22, 6:33am - #54652 
x1 fender...

ok i sorta fell in love w/ these things.. i went to the shop that did my kit and they said it would be about $250-300 a fender... does that seem a litte pricey?

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Oct 22, 6:37am - #54653 
what does that price include ??? ... did they break it down for you ?

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Oct 22, 6:41am - #54654 
yea pretty much.. install + painting.. my usual guy wasn't there but i would hope that includes blending..

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Oct 22, 6:48am - #54655 
If it includes blending as well, I'd say that's a good price. grin

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Oct 22, 6:52am - #54656 
That's alot. My NSX Ducts,install, and blending was cheaper than that. PICS COMING SOON!!!

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Oct 22, 7:00am - #54657 
Originally Posted by 02KaminariGT
That's alot. I got my fenders for $199.00 shipped. Don't know about painting mine was done along with a lot of other stuff. All the have to do is fit the fender and paint, no bending is required.


Was that $199 shipped for both fenders, or was it $199 for each fender? If that was the total cost for both fenders, that would mean that the body shop would be charging you around $300 - $400 for the paint/install. A little steep IMO.

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Oct 22, 7:01am - #54658 
Originally Posted by 02KaminariGT
That's alot. My NSX Ducts,install, and blending was cheaper than that. PICS COMING SOON!!!


Maybe, but everyone has to remember we all live in different parts of the US so a good price down south will be different from a good price up north.

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Oct 22, 7:03am - #54659 
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Maybe, but everyone has to remember we all live in different parts of the US so a good price down south will be different from a good price up north.

Ricepowered is right, I know things are cheaper here in VA and FL
$199.00 for both fenders.

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Oct 22, 7:04am - #54660 
see now nobody is in NY... Darren ur in jersey so you said it was good.. guess it varries like everything else.. when i first got my kit everyone said like 500-800 paint and install but i paid 1100 and that was one of my lowest quotes.. and yea it was 250-300 a fender... 02KaminariGT wanna roommate for a few days...it'll be cheaper for me to drive down there and get it done.. grin

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Oct 22, 7:08am - #54661 
Well the x-1 fenders are fibergalss so a GOOD bodyshop should

Sand and finished the fenders
glazed them to remove all pinholes and imperfections
test fit
make adjustments where nessacary
paint both sides
install
blend and clear coat outer side




I would say no more than 500 for both.

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Oct 22, 7:08am - #54662 
My wife might have a problem with that. grin thumbsdown

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Oct 22, 7:10am - #54663 
Originally Posted by 02KaminariGT
My wife might have a problem with that. grin thumbsdown


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Oct 22, 7:10am - #54664 
im afraid to get them and then i have to pay too much for the install.. guess i better save a litte xtra cash... nobody is gonna give me a good quote w/o the fenders to show them..

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Oct 22, 7:12am - #54665 
Originally Posted by RicePowered
Originally Posted by 02KaminariGT
My wife might have a problem with that. grin thumbsdown


confused
asked to say w.him for a few dayz ..common darren i know it's early but read those posts.. deal

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Oct 22, 7:13am - #54667 
Originally Posted by Justice
Originally Posted by RicePowered
Originally Posted by 02KaminariGT
My wife might have a problem with that. grin thumbsdown


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asked to say w.him for a few dayz ..common darren i know it's early but read those posts.. deal


lollol I completely missed that, I think I need another nap.

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