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Old 04-20-2013, 09:51 AM   #21
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So let's break this down. Intake should be $400max , assuming it replaces virtually all intake tubing and includes proper heat shielding/box with high quality materials.

Cat-back: another $400 or so, on the expensiveside still. Up to $800 total.

MMid pipe: maybe $$300? $1100 total...

Header: if its a grand, which is very spend for a header, that brings the total to $2100. So... with overpriced standard parts, that's $1900 for a tune and installation.

That's what I like to call ballzing ridiculous.
Looked at FRS, some had a TRD exhaust option. It was listed at $770 on the sticker. Not sure if it was a cat-back or what. Probably a cat-back.

TRD mods have always been a rip. IIRC the old Scion roots blower kits ran like $5K for 5 psi. It should have VTEC and a turbonator for that kind of cash.

In fact, most dealer options are crap. Take a look at what nav. options typically go for, then look at what you can get at Car Toys etc. Stuff seems to run 400% to 600% more pricey than doing it aftermarket.
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Old 04-20-2013, 10:19 AM   #22
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The GT-86 is something like a $60k car in OZ.
No its 30.

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