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Offline edek

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center console
« on: June 22, 2007, 06:04:52 PM »
i would like to buy a brand new center console and am trying to decide if to buy it from Ames performance or from Classic industries.
Do you guys have any opinions about these two.

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Re: center console
« Reply #1 on: June 23, 2007, 07:24:45 AM »
They are probably the same console.
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Re: center console
« Reply #2 on: June 23, 2007, 12:39:26 PM »
He's probably right. Most of the parts that the retailers have are from the same manufacturers. The deciding factor for me then would be the total price including shipping.
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Re: center console
« Reply #3 on: June 24, 2007, 05:44:57 PM »
Yes, they are right, they are the exact same part.  So, buy the one that costs less because they will be the exact same when you get them in.  On a litttle side note, this happened to me the one time.  I was looking for the t-top trim peices for Fisher T-tops and I call ed a distributor to buy them.  They did not have them in stock and they stated that they would have to call their distributor to see when they could have them in.  I asked them, "well, where do you get them from?" and they told me the distirbutor that they buy hem from which also sells directly to the public.  So, I cut out the middle-man, hung up the phone and called that distirbutor directly to order the part.  So, the moral of the story is, they are the same parts just different prices.
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Re: center console
« Reply #4 on: December 04, 2007, 11:23:29 PM »
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Re: center console
« Reply #5 on: December 05, 2007, 10:25:41 PM »
Please post photos of them.
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Re: center console
« Reply #6 on: December 25, 2007, 02:57:13 PM »
The center console was sort of a disappointment for me.  It didn't fit as well as the original and I had to do some monkeying around to get it in.  But, I guess that's the only alternative when you need one.

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Re: center console
« Reply #7 on: December 25, 2007, 10:56:09 PM »
The center console was sort of a disappointment for me.  It didn't fit as well as the original and I had to do some monkeying around to get it in.  But, I guess that's the only alternative when you need one.

I don't need one -- but I'm wondering -- having seen some of the stuff that Mike Russell (mrpontiac80) has done -- I think I'd have him make one up for me. ;)