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Oct 28, 10:17pm - #56471 
BODY WORK

IS $420 BUCK'S A GOOD PRICE FOR GETTING MY NSX AIR DUCT'S, BRS FENDER FLARES (MOLDED), AND A BLITZ FRONT BUMPER PUT ON?

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Oct 28, 10:17pm - #56472 
If that includes fitting and painting, then hell yes.


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Oct 28, 10:28pm - #56473 
hells yes, but wtf

that almost sounds too cheap because the guy that owns the maroon celica said getting his flares molded and painted cost like 1k bucks. add the cost of the ducts and molding of those (at least $500) and the cost of a bumper install and paint ($400).

thats like $2000 worth of work for $420.

wtf wtf wtf

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Oct 28, 10:37pm - #56474 
Originally Posted by silver
hells yes, but wtf

that almost sounds too cheap

thats like $2000 worth of work for $420.

wtf wtf wtf


I agree.


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Oct 28, 10:44pm - #56475 
i have all the stuff already... i went yesterday to the shop and that's the price he told me so i took it and he does bad ass work. that's w/ out painting. thumbsup

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Oct 28, 10:48pm - #56476 
the guy is charging me $100's a side on the nsx air duct. and 55 each fender flare to mold. and the bumper free unless he has to modify it or anything if it doesn't fit right.

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Oct 28, 11:56pm - #56477 
hmmm..im not sure wat the going rates of labour are in the states...but dont ferget that when you mold the flares that they cut away the 'excess' metal under the new flares. otherwise when you get wider rims (which im assuming that you are doing) you are gonna have clearance issues. Thats wat i've been advised to do anyways.

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Oct 29, 12:12am - #56478 
oh i din't know they have to cut the excess material under the flare. damm i hope he dosn't charge me more because i didnt tell him about that lol.

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Oct 29, 12:35am - #56479 
man that sucks i was the only person in SA to put air ducts and now your going to do it, i hate you, J/K. BUT dam man it cost me 400 to put my NSX air ducts on, your getting a hell of a deal make sure he does good work because that sounds to good to be true.

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Oct 29, 5:13am - #56480 
wtf

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Oct 29, 2:21pm - #56481 
Hell thats cheap infact to cheap. And yes they will have to cut up your fenders like a thanksgiving turkey when you put the flares on other wise when you move your wheels out the tire will push up in to the fender when you go over a bump.


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Oct 29, 4:10pm - #56482 
Sounds damn good, they've tried to charge me 400 before for paint and install just on a front bumper, but now i can just take my car and do it all for just about free, besides the cost of paint, i love working at a body shop, is your bumper urethane or fiberglass? Urethane they'll do it for free, theres not going to be any fitament issues really, fiberglass, depending on how good it is, there may be some fitement problems they'll have to take care of.


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Oct 29, 5:38pm - #56483 
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe

wtf


agreed



Originally Posted by isaac

before wheels and re-paint, you are looking at $900 to $1,700 for the flairs and molding work thumbsup


who the hell would do flares AND ducts AND a bumper for a quarter of the cost of just flares.


wtf wtf wtf wtf wtf wtf wtf wtf wtf wtf

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Oct 29, 8:07pm - #56484 
lol batmobile...well it's one of my friends, buddy's shop so he ask him if he could hook me up w/ a reasonable price so that's what he charge me. and the bumper is urethan.

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Oct 29, 8:09pm - #56485 
i have seen his work he does bad ass work.. he has a s10 there at with all the custom work he's done to it. it look's tite.

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Oct 29, 8:18pm - #56486 
if you feel good about it then go for it thumbsup

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Oct 29, 8:43pm - #56487 
thumbsup

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Oct 29, 11:30pm - #56488 
what shop is this?! i need some key marks taken out.

BTW: I was gonna order some NSX ducts almost about 8 months ago. thumbsup And some molded fender flares would be just tasty


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Oct 30, 5:31am - #56489 
Urethane bumper, hes shouldn't be charging any extra for that. thumbsup


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Oct 30, 8:52pm - #56490 
it's off of rigsby, a little past the walmart.

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Oct 31, 4:23am - #56491 
Originally Posted by Deseck
what shop is this?! i need some key marks taken out.

BTW: I was gonna order some NSX ducts almost about 8 months ago. thumbsup And some molded fender flares would be just tasty
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