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Im looking to buy some clear corners on ebay, and im wondering what are some places you guys have been satisfied with, ive heard NOT to buy from pro car parts.

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i got mine from pro car parts... They have held up really awsome all throughout the entire winter.. Not a crack, not a bit of fogging up, not a blown bulb since I've installed them, and they fit perfectly. I know other people on the site here said they have gotten their clear corners from pro car parts too and they have had a good part as well..



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well theres an auction for them for 10 dollars ending soon i may have to bid...

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daum.thats a good price... I paid $19 + shipping for mine.. I got the crystal clear ones with the chrome housing.. are those what your looking at? or the foggy clear ones?



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these, there the style i like the best
http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAP...&category=33708

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I personally have had great experience buying parts and even whole cars on ebay. I definitely think it's worth a try. Besides, it's on a few bucks. Goodluck!

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I've had nothing but praise for PCP. Even if something happens with the product their customer service is outstanding.

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I agree with all of you. PCP has good customer service, and they are cheap, and its only a few bucks, and ebay can be a good deal.

BUT, know this...those parts are cheap for a reason. I bought some clear corners from PCP and one was immediately defective. They sent me a new one, and i broke it trying to install, not because i'm impatient and tried to force it in, but because THEY ARE CHEAPLY MADE. just letting you know, be very careful with them (i'm talking about the cheap little clips that hold them in the car). Yesterday, i replaced them with tinted corners from bavauto, and they were more $$$ and much better quality!!! Get what ya pay for...

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Bad experience w/ PCP. I ordered clear slide reflector lgihts for my car and installed them with ease cuz im super pro (hehe) and then i realise the friggin side light bulbs wont fit into the friggin whole...WTF. the holes for hodlign the lights are too small. That pisses me off. I tried getting into contact with them, but they say oh well everythign we said in our ad is what we gave you, good day. FUCK THAT, so now i have my lights smushed inside and no lights....

PCP sometimes does well, sometimes crap. They aren't reliable.


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PCP is a great customer service body. However, you will almost always end up on the phone with a customer service rep due to a broken part or a problem down the line.

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