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      06-22-2011, 06:36 PM   #1
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$13,000 for Installed ESS VT2-575 Super Charger. Is that a good deal ?

Decided to go with the 575 instead if the 535 because it has the coil inputs for the intercooler etc.

Anyway, I was talking to a very informative gentleman by the name of Alex. He owns a tuning shop about 400 miles away called Alekshop here in California (I live in Los Angeles), the website is http://alekshop.com/

So basically the grand total for the 575 Installed is $13,000 and that includes taxes.


So what do you guys think? Deal or No Deal ?
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Decided to go with the 575 instead if the 535 because it has the coil inputs for the intercooler etc.

Anyway, I was talking to a very informative gentleman by the name of Alex. He owns a tuning shop about 400 miles away called Alekshop here in California (I live in Los Angeles), the website is http://alekshop.com/

So basically the grand total for the 575 Installed is $13,000 and that includes taxes.


So what do you guys think? Deal or No Deal ?
Good deal. do it.
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      06-22-2011, 08:02 PM   #3
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Thats less than $500 install and tax man,go for it !!!!!
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      06-22-2011, 08:13 PM   #4
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I'd do it.
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      06-22-2011, 08:15 PM   #5
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thats a great deal, Also Alex has some very positive views and seems like a great forum vendor.
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      06-22-2011, 08:32 PM   #6
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Seems like an awesome deal! Once you drive it you will forget your bills I bet
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      06-22-2011, 08:37 PM   #7
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Go for it! I think you're getting a really good deal, and Aleks is the man! He did an excellent job on my VT1 535!
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      06-22-2011, 08:39 PM   #8
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      06-22-2011, 09:13 PM   #9
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Do it! Alekshop is very reputable
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      06-22-2011, 09:14 PM   #10
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yep .. +10000000000000 for Alekshop!!
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      06-22-2011, 09:23 PM   #11
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ok, sealing the deal tomorrow. Thanks guy !!!!
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ok, sealing the deal tomorrow. Thanks guy !!!!


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      06-22-2011, 09:54 PM   #13
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Aleks is a great guy and very reputable, do it.
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      06-22-2011, 10:26 PM   #14
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Smart move and good price ! And you can easily upgrade when your ready which Is a plus !
Good luck and your in for some fun
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Alekshop. Shop & owner is great to deal with.
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You are questioning this deal?!?!? Dude, I would so jump on it.

This wait is killing me.....
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      06-23-2011, 11:07 AM   #17
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amazing how you came to this conclusion..
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Aleks is a great guy, go for it.
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I only see 1 problem...


Its not a 650 kit
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Its not a 650 kit
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(93 is about as rare here as a pale face @ Jersey Shore)
hahahaah ok ok
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