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shipment from japan

has any of you guys ever ordered items from japan? if so, how long did it take until it arrived at your doorstep? I ordered some JDM headlights on the 9th and still haven't recieved them. the guy I bought them from is a marine in okinawa, jp. He shipped it from an "FPO, AP" address if that helps
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Re: shipment from japan

you're lucky to get something that fast if it ships from within the U.S.

Delivering something halfway around the world isn't like mcdonalds man, give it another week or so.
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I ordered a Pair of shoes from Japan before, it took about 13 days for me to recieve it. give it time
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Yeah I know I just wanted to know if you guys had any experience with it
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Re: shipment from japan

I have purchased many parts from japan, big and small items and times vary. 10-15 transactions, anywhere from 7-21 business days for delivery (unless otherwise noted as being on backorder)
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Yeah i didn't think I would get it within a week. I just haven't ordered anything from japan just because of shipping times. But I found a really good deal on some black housings and it was too good to pass up. I guess since I've been wanting these lights for idk... 4 years? and now that I've finally ordered them I am just impatient lol.. I know i'm not the only like that
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oh yeah man, def give it a while. do you have a tracking number?? that would help
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Re: shipment from japan

I ordered my spoiler from Japan, and also have a type S lip coming as well. the spoiler took 2 1/2 weeks to get here. Things usually get tied up in customs for a few days.
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Re: shipment from japan

I've been lucky all my parts take about a week.
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yeah I have a tracking number but it has just said "acceptance" in FPO, AP.. but the bar says it's in transit so idk. do you guys order from specific websites or do you know people?
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Re: shipment from japan

I have ordered many products from china and japan, Alot of them actually got me in really bad trouble. technically speaking they say it takes 7 to 21 days but its usually more towards the 21+ side, never expect any item from overseas to take 7 days unless you hit the jackpot...
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I made one purchase through ebay (drsilvia) I think was his username. I just placed an order through RPMgarage, but that was 2 days ago, and the item has not shipped yet.
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It will take 2 to 3 weeks
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It was two weeks exactly, but it was definitely worth the wait..

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oohhh, very nice! I just got my Type S spoiler in today too! Only had to wait 5 days...got lucky with the Chinese new year and all
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lol thanks man they are very clean.. they are going on the car tomorrow at work.
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awesome. glad they got to you without issue.
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