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 Post subject: Tickford kit sprayed and fitted $2000 ???
Posted: Fri Mar 11, 2011 12:12 pm 
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I got quoted $2000 for my Ticky kit sprayed and fitted from top gun paint and panel in warilla, I was expecting $600, any ideas Where in the ilawarra is a good job and reasonable price

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 Post subject: Re: Tickford kit sprayed and fitted $2000 ???
Posted: Fri Mar 11, 2011 4:12 pm 
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anyone?

 

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 Post subject: Re: Tickford kit sprayed and fitted $2000 ???
Posted: Fri Mar 11, 2011 4:15 pm 
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Its likely they didnt wanna do it :P

just go elsewhere and get some quotes.

 

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 Post subject: Re: Tickford kit sprayed and fitted $2000 ???
Posted: Fri Mar 11, 2011 4:35 pm 
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Give it a go yourself. You will only need the basic spraying equipment and a good sunny day.

 

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 Post subject: Re: Tickford kit sprayed and fitted $2000 ???
Posted: Fri Mar 11, 2011 4:35 pm 
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Give it a go yourself. You will only need the basic spraying equipment, quality products and a good sunny day.

 

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 Post subject: Re: Tickford kit sprayed and fitted $2000 ???
Posted: Fri Mar 11, 2011 4:58 pm 
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I do have a small compressor, and I think a spray gun, Im leaning towards doing it my self ,


Uniacidz
So u can spray my kit ?

 

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 Post subject: Re: Tickford kit sprayed and fitted $2000 ???
Posted: Fri Mar 11, 2011 5:17 pm 
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Lol dammit I fell for it haha ,
Just so keen to get it sprayed and on.

I was going to do it myself in the first place but decided to ring around and get quotes , but it's not looking cheap

 

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 Post subject: Re: Tickford kit sprayed and fitted $2000 ???
Posted: Sat Mar 12, 2011 11:31 pm 
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for 2k im getting a radiator support panel changed and bare metal respray on my whole front end on my el xr6.so i say go shopping for another panle shop

 

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 Post subject: Re: Tickford kit sprayed and fitted $2000 ???
Posted: Sun Mar 13, 2011 8:59 am 
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As someone else posted it's most likely they weren't f**k doing it, my mate went to the place where I got the quote from and he got the front half his car and all the roof resprayed for $2000

 

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 Post subject: Re: Tickford kit sprayed and fitted $2000 ???
Posted: Sun Mar 13, 2011 9:54 am 
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unless you can paint well and you do it yourself it'll come out flawed and flat. and look terrible.

shop around

 

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 Post subject: Re: Tickford kit sprayed and fitted $2000 ???
Posted: Sun Mar 13, 2011 10:05 am 
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i got my genuine el kit re sprayed fitted and front bar repaired and resprayed down here in vic for $1000.
But the first place i went to wanted $2500 just to respray and fit the kit, he was talking alot of s**t about how hard it was and it would take weeks etc.
so yea best bet is to shop around
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 Post subject: Re: Tickford kit sprayed and fitted $2000 ???
Posted: Sun Mar 13, 2011 10:09 am 
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Mines not genuine so he was saying it will be harder to fit cos most copies don't fit on with out cutting and modding etc I was thinking I'll fit it myself then get it sprayed. Should lower the cost a fair bit

 

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