Aspec Kit Mod's - AcuraZine - Acura Enthusiast Community



Aspec Kit Mod's

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-08-2017, 06:09 PM   #1
Registered Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Age: 21
Posts: 73
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Aspec Kit Mod's

I've bought the ASPEC Sarona lip and ATLP Trunk Lid Lip from Heeltoe Auto. I get my 05 TL back this Saturday and I need some input from ANYONE!! Do I need the Side skirt spoilers? And what about the ASPEC Rear Spoiler? I want the aspec look, but not sure if I wanna put down more money. The front lip and the trunk lid lip already cost me $500- $600.


SIDE SKIRT: https://www.heeltoeauto.com/honda-access-a-spec-lip-kit-side-underspoiler-2004-08-acura-tl-all-ua6-ua7-08f04-sep.html

Rear Spoiler: https://www.heeltoeauto.com/honda-access-a-spec-lip-kit-rear-underspoiler-04-06-acura-tl-non-s-ua6-08f03-sep.html
A.Sensation is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2017, 06:13 PM   #2
Moderator
 
thoiboi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: SoCal, CA
Posts: 31,272
Thanked 5,126 Times in 4,089 Posts
you don't NEED anything..

The rear spoiler is key though, I would have personally done that instead of the trunk lid.
thoiboi is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2017, 06:28 PM   #3
2005 SSM 6MT
iTrader: (7)
 
EvilVirus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Houston
Posts: 4,011
Thanked 1,046 Times in 835 Posts
Do you need them....no.
If you want the A-Spec look....yes
Trunk spoiler could have waited IMO
EvilVirus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2017, 06:38 PM   #4
Registered Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Age: 21
Posts: 73
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by thoiboi View Post
you don't NEED anything..

The rear spoiler is key though, I would have personally done that instead of the trunk lid.
Thanks ThoiBoi!!! Much appreciated!
A.Sensation is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2017, 06:42 PM   #5
Registered Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Age: 21
Posts: 73
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by EvilVirus View Post
Do you need them....no.
If you want the A-Spec look....yes
Trunk spoiler could have waited IMO
Thanks EvilVirus!! Here in Northwest Arkansas there's not very many 3G TL's driving around. The ones I've seen are all driven by the elderly and are stock. If I really want to go thru with the aspec look, I think I can get by with the side skirts but ThoiBoi is right, the rear does make a different.
A.Sensation is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2017, 07:01 PM   #6
Moderator
iTrader: (1)
 
teh CL's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Oakville, Ont
Age: 30
Posts: 13,136
Thanked 431 Times in 343 Posts
100% need the rear
teh CL is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2017, 07:04 PM   #7
Registered Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Age: 21
Posts: 73
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by teh CL View Post
100% need the rear
Thanks a ton teh CL!!
A.Sensation is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2017, 07:52 PM   #8
Registered Member
iTrader: (5)
 
sockr1's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: San Diego
Age: 34
Posts: 3,947
Thanked 914 Times in 740 Posts
A TL with the front and rear without the sides sticks out like a sore thumb to me. It just looks soo much better with the full kit
sockr1 is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to sockr1 For This Useful Post:
timberland73 (02-10-2017)
Old 02-08-2017, 07:56 PM   #9
Moderator
 
thoiboi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: SoCal, CA
Posts: 31,272
Thanked 5,126 Times in 4,089 Posts
I would do rear way before sides..
thoiboi is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2017, 08:13 PM   #10
Registered Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Age: 21
Posts: 73
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by sockr1 View Post
A TL with the front and rear without the sides sticks out like a sore thumb to me. It just looks soo much better with the full kit
Does it really stick out that bad?! I didn't think it would make a difference.
A.Sensation is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-08-2017, 08:22 PM   #11
Registered Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Age: 21
Posts: 73
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
I'm sorry for sounding like a complete noob but I've never really bothered my TL bc I like it just the way it is.(UNTIL I SAW THE ASPEC PACKAGE) Now someone tell me this. How strange would it be if I put on a type S rear bumper spoiler, with the extra wide exhaust ports, and keep the stock dual exhaust? Sometime in the future I might upgrade the exhaust system. Being a college student money is kind of tight right now. I saw the ASPEC Rear and the only different between the Type S and Aspec is that the type s is wider for the quad.
A.Sensation is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2017, 10:40 AM   #12
2005 SSM 6MT
iTrader: (7)
 
EvilVirus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Houston
Posts: 4,011
Thanked 1,046 Times in 835 Posts
If you do the rear type-s; just go to an exhaust shop and have them weld on the dual tips. Cheap and looks good.
EvilVirus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-09-2017, 10:42 AM   #13
Moderator
 
thoiboi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: SoCal, CA
Posts: 31,272
Thanked 5,126 Times in 4,089 Posts
https://acurazine.com/forums/third-g...bumper-709992/

Do a search on google using site:acurazine.com query and it will give you some threads regarding any of the issues you have questions on.

https://www.google.com/search?q=type...azine.com+rear
thoiboi is online now   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to thoiboi For This Useful Post:
EvilVirus (02-09-2017)
Old 02-09-2017, 11:28 PM   #14
Registered Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2014
Posts: 512
Thanked 41 Times in 35 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by EvilVirus View Post
If you do the rear type-s; just go to an exhaust shop and have them weld on the dual tips. Cheap and looks good.
So if I purchase a set of type-s muffler tips from ebay, I can just have a shop weld them onto my base pipes? No other modification needed?
MyGuti is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2017, 09:30 AM   #15
2005 SSM 6MT
iTrader: (7)
 
EvilVirus's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Houston
Posts: 4,011
Thanked 1,046 Times in 835 Posts
^ Bingo
EvilVirus is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to EvilVirus For This Useful Post:
MyGuti (02-10-2017)
Old 02-11-2017, 11:04 PM   #16
Registered Member
iTrader: (1)
 
DesertMistTL's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 231
Thanked 40 Times in 27 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by A.Sensation View Post
Does it really stick out that bad?! I didn't think it would make a difference.
I dont have skirts on mine, it does look better with them but not a total deal breaker

Quote:
Originally Posted by DesertMistTL View Post
Finally threw on the aspec wheels with 245/40/18 michelin pilot sport a/s 3s






last thing is to lower it I suppose on H&R Race.
DesertMistTL is online now   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to DesertMistTL For This Useful Post:
EvilVirus (02-13-2017)
Old 02-11-2017, 11:09 PM   #17
Registered Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Age: 21
Posts: 73
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by DesertMistTL View Post
I dont have skirts on mine, it does look better with them but not a total deal breaker
FINALLY!! Someone who has my sort of idea..AAND with pictures!!
Thanks A BUNCH DesertMist! I was gonna get that front spoiler but I didn't like the thought of not having fog lights to go with it. So I ended up getting just a lip.
I noticed your headlights and how new they look! Did you buy a new set?

Last edited by A.Sensation; 02-11-2017 at 11:12 PM.
A.Sensation is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-12-2017, 02:36 AM   #18
Registered Member
iTrader: (1)
 
DesertMistTL's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2014
Posts: 231
Thanked 40 Times in 27 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by A.Sensation View Post
FINALLY!! Someone who has my sort of idea..AAND with pictures!!
Thanks A BUNCH DesertMist! I was gonna get that front spoiler but I didn't like the thought of not having fog lights to go with it. So I ended up getting just a lip.
I noticed your headlights and how new they look! Did you buy a new set?
I have fogs now wasn't so hard with zip ties. na my lights are old they just got buffed. check out my build thread I'm a 05 with a almost tl-a conversion
DesertMistTL is online now   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:00 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: