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Old 05-20-2003, 06:58 PM   #1
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Question Anyone heard of T&L autobody in El Monte Socal??

I bought a body kit, and was looking for a good body shop. A friend told me to take it to T&L auto body in El Monte. Supposedly they do show cars. Has anyone taken their car there, or know if they are any good with german cars??

I've called the two recommended bodyshops I found here in the forums, A1 autobody and M1autobody, they both charge up the wazoo.

What's considered a reasonable price to paint/install:

full front/rear bumper, sideskirts.
side moldings on the 4dr sedan.

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Old 05-20-2003, 07:18 PM   #2
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Yeah, they do show cars like hondas and acuras, my friends use to deal with them all the time, guess they do a pretty good job, (from the work that they did with my friends cars), but as for german cars, not sure. But if u do decide to go there, just ask for steve, hes coo.
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Old 05-21-2003, 01:03 AM   #3
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hmm, what about a reasonable price? what should all that labor/paint cost?
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i used to sell bodykits for those guys. i had my integra in their shop for 8 months!!! it came out looking sweet... but it was totally not worth the wait. you really have to keep on their asses to get your work done. i eventually did most of the body work on my car myself. Steve and Tuan run the shop... and it's funny to see them work together. they're always arguing. one of them always quits the shop at least once a week. People call their shop "Take Long autobody"... or "Too Long autobody".

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i used to sell bodykits for those guys. i had my integra in their shop for 8 months!!! it came out looking sweet... but it was totally not worth the wait. you really have to keep on their asses to get your work done. i eventually did most of the body work on my car myself. Steve and Tuan run the shop... and it funny to see them work together. They're always arguing. People call their shop "Take Long autobody"... or "Too Long autobody".
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AIM means. Where is your shop and what time is your shop open. Give the address and the number. I want to see your shop.
Holy **** a thread from 2003. You don't know what AIM was? hahaha
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There's a guy here that has a body shop in El Monte in this thread: http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=981635

Based on what I've seen on this forum and his work on a friend's car, I recommend him.
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