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Oct 28, 3:33pm - #56313 
Wow, Expensive!



I didn't know these lights were so damn expensive! I'd have a turbo before I had these, I emailed Brashboy They had this to say:

Celicatastrophe: Do you sell the headlights that you have shown on your blue celica?

Chiba(Brashboy): Hello, These goods were sold more than TRD. It is order production at present, and a time limit of delivery takes about two months. I can do a price of about 3000 dollars, too.Confirm detailed conditions if it is purchase hope.
Thank you!

Celicatastrophe: 3000 Dollars? Wow thats pretty high, What if I get a group buy of say 20 then what could you bring it down to?

Chiba: It is getting large because it is order production by TRD.Give me time a little because it tries to bargain about the price.
Thanks!

Celicatastrophe: Thanks Man!




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Oct 28, 3:59pm - #56314 
wow, those look cool, but not $3000 cool wtf


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Oct 28, 4:03pm - #56315 
that is a ripoff.

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Oct 28, 4:05pm - #56316 
this other website sells them to ...but for 4 grand grin

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Oct 28, 4:08pm - #56317 
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
this other website sells them to ...but for 4 grand grin
my prevous statement stands thumbsdown


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Oct 28, 4:18pm - #56318 
I don't get what that price is all about? What the hell are they made of? For the price it better come with a hid set up, and about 1000 dollars worth of other extras because nothing can justify that price.


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Oct 28, 4:23pm - #56319 
just get bats overlays... looks almost the same grin


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Oct 28, 4:59pm - #56320 
eek

a guy named tater on nc.org made them himself and he was going to be selling them, but i dont remember what happened. look around over there.

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Oct 28, 5:07pm - #56321 
Originally Posted by silver
eek

a guy named tater on nc.org made them himself and he was going to be selling them, but i dont remember what happened. look around over there.


yea tater is on here too Linked Image

thats what he makes, i think that looks sick as HELL on a black celica eek and its WAY WAY WAY WAYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY cheaper

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Oct 28, 5:10pm - #56322 
veilside + those + black= tasty tasty tasty

taters look better than brashboys

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Oct 28, 5:12pm - #56323 
Those look really nice, but why so expensive?


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Oct 28, 5:12pm - #56324 
Originally Posted by silver
veilside + those + black= tasty tasty tasty

taters look better than brashboys


agreed..silver doesnt this really make you want a celica? rofl

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Oct 28, 5:16pm - #56325 
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
Originally Posted by silver
veilside + those + black= tasty tasty tasty

taters look better than brashboys


agreed..silver doesnt this really make you want a celica? rofl


yeah *sniff* cry cry cry *sniff*

they are expensive becuase they are compeltely jdm and very very very very very uncommon



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Oct 28, 5:32pm - #56326 
I believe Tater sells a set of his lights for $1800, Vatik is also making some but I dont think he is done yet and they will be around the 5-700 dollar range.

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Oct 28, 5:35pm - #56327 
Originally Posted by vaio23
I believe Tater sells a set of his lights for $1800, Vatik is also making some but I dont think he is done yet and they will be around the 5-700 dollar range.


i should learn to fiberglass and make a few pairs.

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Oct 28, 6:11pm - #56328 
Before everyone starts spending all their money on thoes lights wait until the first of the year, TYC has a wharehouse/office by my house and I was talking to them last week and they WILL have new headlights for the celi like the ones on the 03 civic. thumbsup


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Oct 28, 7:43pm - #56329 
sweet, lets hope this is true.


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Oct 28, 8:40pm - #56330 
Originally Posted by SR71
Before everyone starts spending all their money on thoes lights wait until the first of the year, TYC has a wharehouse/office by my house and I was talking to them last week and they WILL have new headlights for the celi like the ones on the 03 civic. thumbsup


where is there office/warehouse? i didnt know they had one so near. someone should see they can get some kinda group buy from them? just an idea confused thumbsup thumbsup

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Oct 29, 12:11am - #56331 
i like em ... but i like the stock lights too.

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Oct 29, 8:58am - #56332 
Originally Posted by SR71
Before everyone starts spending all their money on thoes lights wait until the first of the year, TYC has a wharehouse/office by my house and I was talking to them last week and they WILL have new headlights for the celi like the ones on the 03 civic. thumbsup


I hope TYC comes out with something nice looking for the Celica. The stock Celica headlight is better looking than any of their offerings for Hondas thus far. Something that is paintable with the look of the DP headlight would be great. Im sick of building my dual-projector units, as they require too much time to craft and the price surely keeps them rare.
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Oct 29, 1:26pm - #56333 
For 3k those better do more than just light up the road. eek


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Oct 29, 1:37pm - #56334 
Originally Posted by JBing
For 3k those better do more than just light up the road. eek


yeah... you better get fries with that rofl 3 grand is ridiculous! a ferrari modena spider light assembly is 5 grand >.<


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Oct 29, 3:39pm - #56335 
its not as if its some complex assembly! Its a mold that can be mass produced. And it looks as though you use the guts from the old light or for that price it comes with all new lights. I hear they come with a free platinum chain.


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Oct 29, 8:14pm - #56336 
Originally Posted by Celicatastrophe
its not as if its some complex assembly! Its a mold that can be mass produced. And it looks as though you use the guts from the old light or for that price it comes with all new lights. I hear they come with a free platinum chain.


When I first read this I thought you were smoking crack or something."not complex"? I think there may be some confusion as to the types of Celica lights that I make.
The $1800 headlights as seen in my sig are complete dual projector assemblies that are time consuming and costly to craft. Link to DP headlights
The light that I believe you are thinking of has an inset that is installed in the stock headlight unit.These inserts go for $275 for the pair and are more practical for a daily driver as the projectors are protected from rock damage. Link to headlight insert


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Oct 30, 12:03am - #56337 
Yea I smoke crack then i go and buy 3000 dollar headlights. The price of yours seem more reasonable though, no doubt.


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Oct 30, 6:26am - #56338 
tater, all i can say is that your headlights look awesome! They look absolutely insane on black cars and i reckon would look great on darker color cars but wont look as good on lighter colord cars. like i was thinking of how they would look on a silver car and..hmm.. no way as nice as it would on black. my 2c

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