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Mods In Order of Importance? #87306 Jan 20, 10:22pm Jan 20, 10:22pm
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Mods In Order of Importance?
Hey guys. Thanks for welcoming me and for all the tips for my new celica. Again, it's a 2004 A Trans GT, silver. Here's my question--If you had my car and will modify the exterior, what would you change/add in order of importance? What about the interior? I'm asking because again, I just got the car and now I'm on a budget and will have to change things very slowly. Right now I'm not interested in performance as it is already a step down from my honda civic manual trans. which was totaled frown

Re: Mods In Order of Importance? [Re: MARCEL] #87307 Jan 20, 10:25pm Jan 20, 10:25pm
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Drop it and get some wheel's dude.


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Re: Mods In Order of Importance? [Re: MARCEL] #87308 Jan 20, 10:31pm Jan 20, 10:31pm
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Get some lowering springs $200.0
then get an exhaust $500.0
Then get an Intake $250.0
Then think about wheels $2000.0
or get pulleys $200.0
grounding wires $100.0
E-manage $350.0

Re: Mods In Order of Importance? [Re: MARCEL] #87309 Jan 20, 10:32pm Jan 20, 10:32pm
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i would say do the red out lights, s2000 antenna, drop, and then do some minor performance mods like i/e/h/p, then get rims, and body kit


was....5speed with i/h/e
15.41 @ 89.30mph 2.282 60'

is....04 srt4 stock
13.936 100.15mph 2.177 60'
Re: Mods In Order of Importance? [Re: NorwayGT] #87310 Jan 20, 10:46pm Jan 20, 10:46pm
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Clear Corners
S2k antenna
Rims
Kit
Tails
Maybe some overlays from blue bat thumbsup

system
tv
ps2
seats
dashkit
alarm


pick something you like and just go from there.

Re: Mods In Order of Importance? [Re: MARCEL] #87311 Jan 20, 10:56pm Jan 20, 10:56pm
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Well, exterior wise if i had a celi would be:
Tint
Tails
Rims
BodyKit
(btw...i dont think '03s+ can have an s2000 antenea due to it being a power antenea...though I guess you could disable it...

Re: Mods In Order of Importance? [Re: MARCEL] #87312 Jan 20, 11:14pm Jan 20, 11:14pm
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since your on a budget...

1. lowering springs & rims
2. tint windows
3. Clear Corners
4. s2000 antenna


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Re: Mods In Order of Importance? [Re: MARCEL] #87313 Jan 21, 7:53am Jan 21, 7:53am
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Exterior
1.s2000 antenna-15 dollars or less
2.17 inch rims with tires-800 or less
3.Bodykit-800 or less (find some use ones that is painted)
4.Red out stock tails-5 dollars
Interior
paint the consoles-5 dollars
ac reverse gauge-50 or less
Now you are all set


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Re: Mods In Order of Importance? [Re: MARCEL] #87314 Jan 21, 12:05pm Jan 21, 12:05pm
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Here's the route I took:
1. Clear Corners/Euro Tail lights
2. Silver Window Tint
3. Coilovers
4. Diamond Plate Mats
5. APC Reverse Glowgauges
6. Shift Light
7. Carbon Fiber Hood

Upcoming Mods:
1. ADR Black Demonya Rims (18")/Parada Spec 2 tires
2. VeilSide Body Kit
3. Spoiler
4. B&M Shortshifter
5. Intake
6. Exhaust


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Re: Mods In Order of Importance? [Re: MARCEL] #87315 Jan 21, 12:07pm Jan 21, 12:07pm
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This is what i did...

1. Stereo
2. Rims
3. Springs
4. Wings West kit thumbsup

Then many many more tongue

Re: Mods In Order of Importance? [Re: LostAngel] #87316 Jan 21, 12:23pm Jan 21, 12:23pm
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Originally Posted by LostAngel
Well, exterior wise if i had a celi would be:
Tint
Tails
Rims
BodyKit
(btw...i dont think '03s+ can have an s2000 antenea due to it being a power antenea...though I guess you could disable it...


Only the 03s with the JBL system have this problem. I have a S2K on my 03.


Re: Mods In Order of Importance? [Re: MARCEL] #87317 Jan 21, 12:32pm Jan 21, 12:32pm
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just to help you out here are the mods i got and the prices and where i got them from. these prices already include the 8.5% cali tax.

Injen SRI-192 west covina toyota
TRD exhaust-456 Carson toyota
TRD rear strut brace-140 Northridge toyota
TRD shocks- 416 Northridge toyota
02' grille-81 west covina toyota
mtecs system- ecelica (check out the store! thumbsup)
APR front strut bar- ecelica (check out the store! thumbsup)
AEM pulley- ecelica (check out the store! thumbsup)
AC reverse dash gauges- ecelica (check out the store! thumbsup)
TRD springs-used for 140 (that includes shipping)
sk2 antenna-14.50 from handa-accesories.com
TRD License Plate- ecelica (check out the store! thumbsup)
"happies" grounding kit-40 "happies"
TRD aluminum oil cap-20 bucks used.
Denso iridium plugs- 64 for all 4 at darkside motoring on chatsworth
aluminum pedals- ecelica (check out the store! thumbsup)
c/f door handles- 14 bucks bluebatmobile.com


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Re: Mods In Order of Importance? [Re: MARCEL] #87318 Jan 21, 3:18pm Jan 21, 3:18pm
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order of importance...
bodykit
rims
drop
then anything else you like, it's whatever you prefer, your opinion, your car. grin


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Re: Mods In Order of Importance? [Re: MARCEL] #87319 Jan 21, 3:20pm Jan 21, 3:20pm
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tint
rims
body kit/Hood scoop
drop
system
red out tails,s2000 antena,Clear Corners etc


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Re: Mods In Order of Importance? [Re: celicaTRDgts] #87320 Jan 21, 3:24pm Jan 21, 3:24pm
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1. s2000 antenna
2. Clear Corners
3. wheels
4. alarm
5. tint
6. exhaust
7. Intake
8. bodykit
9. spoiler
10.drop

i know alarm and Intake aren't exactly exterior, but i think they go hand & hand and are needed for completion thumbsup

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