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Old 08-20-2004, 02:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Looking to replace my foot pedals on my car. Are these pedals knock offs or authentics from ebay. The prices make me wonder. In any case I don't care if they are knock offs but I want to know for sure. Has anyone bought the AC or MT pedals off of ebay before? Thanks
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Old 08-20-2004, 03:04 PM   #2 (permalink)
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check the sellers feedback... that'll tell u if it is good or not
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What pads? It depends on the auction. Often it will say if they are a replica or "AC Schnitzer Style or Original. Also check the seller's feedback, i dont like to deal with anybody with recent negatives or anyone under 99%. (hopefully 99.5%+)
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Old 08-20-2004, 07:09 PM   #4 (permalink)
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thanks for the help. AC Schnitzer is what I am looking at on ebay. Around $70.00, plus shipping is another 12-15 dollars. I know brand new from online stores can cost at least twice that amount. That makes me a little skeptical. I don't care if they are replicas but I don't want them to break in a year from now!
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I wouldnt worry about them braking, id worry more about the finish or the inserts falling out. You might have a better chance at getting the real thing if you look for some m-tech (m3) pedals.
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Yes those are fake. Most of the pedal sets ebay are knockoffs. Like 1634 said, they won't break, they just don't have the fit and finish of the authentic stuff.
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read this auction closely, these are replicas:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAP...&category=33700

these dont say they are replicas, so i would email the seller to ask.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAP...&category=33700

remember, 99% feedback and above, hopefully they dont even have any negatives in the last 6 months.

remember, most of the will probably be knock-offs; and with pedals finish should be very important to you since they will have constant wear-and-tear on them.

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if thats what u wanna get, no affence... but those look like shit, they don't even cover the break or gas pedal.. but the root rest looks good... u can find much better on ebay!!
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mine fit fine and hav had no problems...still need to get the footrest tho...
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