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Old 12-10-2011, 01:21 AM
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Type-S grille...

Just got the Type-S grille in from Japan by way of Canada lol. I've got an Type-S spoiler, front lip, fog lights and gauge cluster en route as well.. the paint on this car is shot but I'm trying to get all the odds an ends installed before the new paint job just to check fitment and clearances. Just a few pics below:

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Old 12-10-2011, 05:28 AM
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Re: Type-S grille...

so do you have typeS engine there?
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Old 12-10-2011, 08:42 AM
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Re: Type-S grille...

Looks cool, hopefully it's not false advertisement....
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Re: Type-S grille...

there's plenty of people rocking the false advertisement...

IMO it's not worth buying a "type s" grille" unless it's the one that is painted gunmetal from the factory (rareness factor). You could have just bought a black honeycomb grille in the states, and installed a type s emblem from icb. I hope you didn't pay $200+ for that thing...
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Re: Type-S grille...

LOL I knew I'd get the false advo replies.... nah I've got that S intake installed right now but we've got a JDM H22A in the shop in KC. It doesn't have any front clip parts though its just the complete block and trans. I'm doing all the body mods before paint goes on in January... then throwing in the motor. And hell no I didn't spend 200 bucks for a grille. 50 bucks, 35 shipping.
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Re: Type-S grille...

Did it come directly from Japan?
If not, id be willing to bet that it's a USDM grille with a JDM emblem. Test the fingerprints for DNA and see how many Japanese finger prints are on it.
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Re: Type-S grille...

^ this. CSI tactics are the only way to know if you have a legit JDM part.
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Did it come directly from Japan?
If not, id be willing to bet that it's a USDM grille with a JDM emblem. Test the fingerprints for DNA and see how many Japanese finger prints are on it.
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Re: Type-S grille...

CDM! ha nice
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Yep JDM/CDM... Whateves it'll look cool
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Re: Type-S grille...

I personally like the clean / simple look the original grill presents. I've got an '01; I'd be willing to trade my honeycomb "Prelude" grill for the simple grill...
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I personally like the clean / simple look the original grill presents. I've got an '01; I'd be willing to trade my honeycomb "Prelude" grill for the simple grill...
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I have a "simple" grille for sale or trade... lol pm me
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I have a "simple" grille for sale or trade... lol pm me
it's a 97-98 grille.
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97-98 grille all day long. Matches the front much better IMO
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You'll see what I mean when its all done... patience my friends... itll look great
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Looks good.
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