$1k definitely sound like too much imo!
I bought a bunch of parts for my car which arrived in an almost 1 meter squared box.
It was light since there were mainly big plastic parts in there (probs around 3-4kg).
Anyway, they charged me $85 for shipping from the US, through USPS.
Last edited by DamoBMW; 07-10-2012 at 11:02 PM.