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Old 04-29-13, 06:49 PM   #1
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Default TTE front lip - REAL or FAKE - how to tell?

What's up CL...I'm buying a TTE lip tomorrow. Supposedly it's authentic. Other than the obvious badge how could one tell an authentic vs replica?

Please help. Don't want to pay $$ for replica.
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Says TTE on it LoL I believe on the inside it says name embedded in fiberglass. Also has badgeing on the front

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Good looking out! Gotta love the forums! (You got one for sale!?! Haha)
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pretty easy to tell the real from the fake.

fake has no stamps of any kind.
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Real ones are polyurethane.
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Real ones are polyurethane.
they have fake reps over here in SOcal that are polyurethane too!
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^^^ replica comes with the same now
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beat you to it!

on a serious note though when theres a demand, they supply.

Too bad TTE only ships now, if they were still in business in the U.S., they'd be making BANK!! (and the damn lip wouldn't cost so much)
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^^ What do you mean they only ship now ? Last I heard they only do business in europe.
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beat you to it!
Ok, ok. You guys got me.
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beat you to it!

on a serious note though when theres a demand, they supply.

Too bad TTE only ships now, if they were still in business in the U.S., they'd be making BANK!! (and the damn lip wouldn't cost so much)
If you know where, please post a site.. i'd order one in a heartbeat if this was true..
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They do ship it comes out like almost 1k for new tte lip though if you down for that.
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