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Jan 4, 10:46pm - #76721 
Dash Kit

Ok, I know that everyone is painting their dash, so I tried something else that was easier and looks just as good to me. I bought a vinyl kit off ebay for $18. Looks great and install time is about an hour if you take your time. Here are some pics. Tell me what you think.

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Jan 4, 10:53pm - #76722 
Another

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Jan 4, 10:54pm - #76723 
it turns to orange?



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Jan 4, 10:56pm - #76724 
peach effect?

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Jan 4, 10:57pm - #76725 
camera flash...I took the pictures after it got dark and it messed up the color

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Jan 4, 10:59pm - #76726 
much better than paint, paintis permenant frown


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Jan 4, 11:04pm - #76727 
looks good from what i can see, get sum day pics bro!! thumbsup


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Jan 4, 11:07pm - #76728 
looks good

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Jan 4, 11:09pm - #76729 
i thought of getting it, but then i dont kno if it will fit perfect. Now i think i might get some.


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Jan 4, 11:10pm - #76730 
what was the sellers name on ebay?...that looks great thumbsup

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Jan 4, 11:12pm - #76731 
I'll post some tomorrow night...here is the site I ordered from. Vinyl Overlay It is $20 on here, but they do sell this product on eBay for a few bucks cheaper. I got mine in about 5 days priority mail.

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Jan 4, 11:18pm - #76732 
do you have any pics of the gauge cluster and doors?

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Jan 4, 11:27pm - #76733 
I do have one of the gauge cluster, but it isn't a very good shot. The strips on the doors looked really bad b/c the doors are textured. It comes with a piece to cover the center console, but it looks bad too b/c of the texture. It's simple...don't use them. The other pieces are well worth the $20. The only thing I used on the door was the Mirror control.

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Jan 4, 11:29pm - #76734 
can you post the pic anyways just so i can get an idea of how the cluster looks. grin

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Jan 4, 11:32pm - #76735 
could you take it off after you put it on?


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Jan 4, 11:32pm - #76736 
Originally Posted by gtscelica05
could you take it off after you put it on?

yes...its vynil

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Jan 4, 11:41pm - #76737 
Wow not bad for $20... not bad at all. thumbsup

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Jan 4, 11:45pm - #76738 
bad shot, i'll get another one tomorrow

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Jan 4, 11:48pm - #76739 
don't know why the pic didn't post

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Jan 4, 11:49pm - #76740 
looks real nice, good job! thumbsup

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Jan 4, 11:54pm - #76741 
best part is, it already has holes cut out for the icons on the a/c controls.

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Jan 5, 1:09am - #76742 
Not bad for ebay thumbsup


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Jan 5, 1:12am - #76743 
Originally Posted by nemisiscelica
I do have one of the gauge cluster, but it isn't a very good shot. The strips on the doors looked really bad b/c the doors are textured. It comes with a piece to cover the center console, but it looks bad too b/c of the texture. It's simple...don't use them. The other pieces are well worth the $20. The only thing I used on the door was the mirror control.


If you could get some more of the gauge cluster, I'd really like to see it. Thanks rice


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Jan 5, 3:27am - #76744 
advantage: you can take it off anytime, looks great, and protects plastic under it.
disadvantage: its edges might wear out it could get dirtier than paint and harder to remove stuffs off it.
yet a perfect mod for under 20$.

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Jan 5, 5:35am - #76745 
looks good plus you can change your mind whenever thumbsup


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Jan 5, 5:37am - #76746 
that does look really good! thumbsup

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Jan 5, 6:10am - #76747 
that looks totally sweet thumbsup i didnt even know they made vinyl kits like that.

maybe andy should try his hand at it? or does he already offer something like this?

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Jan 5, 10:17am - #76748 
Here is the link for the same kit for $17.99+shp. Click here!
Here is the link for beter quality BRASHED ALUMINUM dash kit for $100+shp. Click here!
Here is the link for "Real"(i do not know about that grin)Carbon fiber dash trim for 00-up celica $151.00Click here
And the last one for BLING-BLING lovers here is the link for CHROME DASH TRIM KIT $89.00+Shpng. Click here!

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Jan 5, 10:54am - #76749 
how the hell is a vinal overlay going to be real Carbon Fiber

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Jan 5, 11:25am - #76750 
Do not ask me my friend.
But it's looks not bad at all.
Who cares if it's not really Real carbon fiber... wave
P.S.And i think it's just a name of the color.. like Candy apple or Rasbery red...

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Jan 5, 11:28am - #76751 
Originally Posted by Celicaracer18
how the hell is a vinal overlay going to be real Carbon Fiber


It's not vinal. The vinal "carbon look" is just a checkered pattern that only looks like Carbon Fiber from really far away.

This is real carbon fiber, the actual woven stuff. The real deal. It is die cut to the shape of your center console and backed with adhesive tape so you can stick it on. thumbsup

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Jan 5, 12:52pm - #76752 
Originally Posted by RoMkApOmKa
Here is the link for the same kit for $17.99+shp. Click here!
Here is the link for beter quality BRASHED ALUMINUM dash kit for $100+shp. Click here!
Here is the link for "Real"(i do not know about that grin)Carbon fiber dash trim for 00-up celica $151.00Click here
And the last one for BLING-BLING lovers here is the link for CHROME DASH TRIM KIT $89.00+Shpng. Click here!

This is what i ordered.

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Jan 5, 12:54pm - #76753 
Daytime Pics!

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Jan 5, 12:59pm - #76754 
sorry that last pic was so large, here's another

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Jan 5, 1:01pm - #76755 
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Jan 5, 1:02pm - #76756 
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Jan 5, 1:07pm - #76757 
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Jan 5, 1:19pm - #76758 
looks good my friend


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Jan 5, 1:21pm - #76759 
looks tight!!!


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Jan 5, 1:41pm - #76760 
for $18, thats really really nice.

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Jan 5, 2:03pm - #76761 
Originally Posted by nemisiscelica
Ok, I know that everyone is painting their dash, so I tried something else that was easier and looks just as good to me. I bought a vinyl kit off ebay for $18. Looks great and install time is about an hour if you take your time. Here are some pics. Tell me what you think.


Looks good, do they have a midnight blue overlay for the dash?

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Jan 5, 2:18pm - #76762 
SON OF A BITCH!!!! I had no Idea these kits where out there. I did all my own vinyl work and looks great but for $20.00 I would have just bought that kit and saved myself a shit load of time. FUCK!!!!

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Jan 5, 2:21pm - #76763 
well it does look really nice, especially for 18 bucks thumbsup

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Jan 5, 2:45pm - #76764 
that lookz awesome!!


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Jan 5, 10:47pm - #76765 
^^ good info...so maybe i won't buy vinyl (it gets extremely hot here)

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Jan 7, 3:53pm - #76766 
Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
^^ good info...so maybe i won't buy vinyl (it gets extremely hot here)

Well... if you paint your Cabin plastics you will not be able to remove the paint w/o damageing plastic parts...
Same shit with Dash Kit...So do not be afraid... you'll be fucked any way. wave

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Jan 7, 3:59pm - #76767 
If get what you want the first time, you may not have that problem.

BTW, using a heat gun or hair dryer helps a ton with taking off the vinyl.

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Jan 7, 5:52pm - #76768 
Originally Posted by RoMkApOmKa
Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
^^ good info...so maybe i won't buy vinyl (it gets extremely hot here)

Well... if you paint your Cabin plastics you will not be able to remove the paint w/o damageing plastic parts...
Same shit with Dash Kit...So do not be afraid... you'll be fucked any way. wave


well if i get it painted...i'll most likely leave it on there. just not too sure about vinyl..like i said it gets extremely hot here and i don't feel like messing w/melting gook.

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Jan 7, 7:24pm - #76769 
Originally Posted by Gen7fan
If get what you want the first time, you may not have that problem.

BTW, using a heat gun or hair dryer helps a ton with taking off the vinyl.

Trust me hair dryer does NOT helps a ton... if you heat the vinyl to remove it.. it all stretch left and right...
If you use heat gun.. you'll totaly melt the vinyl...
I don't think you had experiences with vinyl...
Heat gun is NO NO, it's too hot for vinyl.. hair dryer is enough for vinyl...


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Jan 7, 7:47pm - #76770 
Originally Posted by RedDevil
Originally Posted by Gen7fan
If get what you want the first time, you may not have that problem.

BTW, using a heat gun or hair dryer helps a ton with taking off the vinyl.

Trust me hair dryer does NOT helps a ton... if you heat the vinyl to remove it.. it all stretch left and right...
If you use heat gun.. you'll totaly melt the vinyl...
I don't think you had experiences with vinyl...
Heat gun is NO NO, it's too hot for vinyl.. hair dryer is enough for vinyl...

Well...Just think twise before you do the mod. wave

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