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Old 05-18-2012, 07:10 PM   #1
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why are some chrome door handles $15 and others $45?

i have been thinking of ordering a set to match my chrome rear bumper, grill, and running boards. i see some on ebay but the prices vary so much. how can you tell the quality difference from one to the next. Of course the sellers all say that their product is the best. Thanks!

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i have been thinking of ordering a set to match my chrome rear bumper, grill, and running boards. i see some on ebay but the prices vary so much. how can you tell the quality difference from one to the next. Of course the sellers all say that their product is the best. Thanks!

Are those prices shipped?

A lot of eBay sellers sell things for 15+25 shipping and the same product at a different store is 40 shipped.
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Old 05-18-2012, 07:24 PM   #4
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yeah, there are some sellers selling them for $15 shipped up to $40-50 SHIPPED
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Old 05-18-2012, 07:25 PM   #5
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yeah, there are some sellers selling them for $15 shipped up to $40-50 SHIPPED
They are all just going to be stick on plastic with chrome paint on them. Get the cheap ones IMO .
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Old 05-18-2012, 07:26 PM   #6
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im just wondering how durable the chrome is gonna be, you know?
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Old 05-18-2012, 07:28 PM   #7
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im just wondering how durable the chrome is gonna be, you know?
Not very. Even in the $50 ones.
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Old 05-18-2012, 07:29 PM   #8
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really? hmmm....i wonder if anyone makes a better quality one
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Old 05-18-2012, 07:33 PM   #9
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really? hmmm....i wonder if anyone makes a better quality one
I'll play devils advocate here.....for $15, who cares? Spend another $15 in two years if they aren't holding up. Now if you got the $50 ones, different story.
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Old 05-18-2012, 07:35 PM   #10
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how tough would they be to remove...we all know how sticky that damn double sided tape can be
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They're all the same, buy them and be ready to replace in a year.
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Old 05-18-2012, 07:40 PM   #12
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seriously? wow....my friend had some put on his Avalanche 5 years ago and they still look good...
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Old 05-18-2012, 07:45 PM   #13
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good idea Chris !!!
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seriously? wow....my friend had some put on his Avalanche 5 years ago and they still look good...
Get what you pay for. Chrome paint on plastic. Get whatever dude. You waste more money in a day.
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what do you mean i waste more money in a day?
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what do you mean i waste more money in a day?
He's saying think of how much you spend in a day without even thinking about it. $15 is a lunch......don't sweat it.
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oh ok
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Old 05-19-2012, 08:43 AM   #18
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decisions decisions
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decisions decisions
Just get them. Im sure they will look good.
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i saw some stainless steel ones online but they were like $200 !
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