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Old 07-22-2008, 06:12 PM   #1
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how much does it cost...?

im pretty new to all this stuff.. and my car doesnt have any modifications yet. but i am looking to get it lowered.

here is a video that has a lot of nice focuses and stuff. im looking to do something similar to the car at 0:10.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RVt1ioUb8SQ&NR=1
do you know how low that is? and how much it might cost to get it done?

also while i am talking about costs.. how much does it cost for window tinting on a zx3? and what about a full paint job for the zx3?

thanks for any help.. i really appreciate it.

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Old 07-22-2008, 06:27 PM   #2
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For tint and paint you are REALLY going to have to call local places and get your prices. There is no way we can give you an exact idea. Because type of paint, materials prep all that differ man..

Tint varies with shops i was quoted 135 for mine with a lifetime warranty.
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alright.. thank you! anyone know how low that is at 0:10? and how much it might cost?
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Old 07-23-2008, 11:52 PM   #4
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5% tint on my back three cost me 140
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it looks to be about as low as the svt, Its hard to say, but the svt kit can run 300 or so new, plus install if you cant do it urself, so prolly about 500 give or take
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It looks lower, prolly an eibach kit i would say.
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thank you guys. does anyone know where i could get it lowered in wisconsin? kinda like in the appleton area?
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all those fofo were euro ones I liove the euro look IMO. I think most would agree
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the rims also determine the height.
on the video it looks like 215/40or35/18s so those are 18 inch rims with about a 1.6 inch drop. you can get a 1.5 to about 1.6 inch drop with a Eibach Pro Kit. Eibach Pro Kit springs run aobut $200 and dampers is about $300. so about $500 altogether.
i have a Eibach pro kit and mine droped about 1.6.
here is my car with the Eibach Pro Kit w/ 205/45/17 ,just to give you an idea:
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thank you deadlydean.. but what are dampers?
and i might either get 18 or 19 in rims. lol.. do they even have 19 inch? im probably gonna get 18 tho.

also.. did the body kit also make it lower? because that probably was bigger than stock.. im not planning on gettin a kit. so hopefully it will still be low enough just stock.
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