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Hey everyone,

Way back when the CT first came out, I decided to go with one of the only sharkfins available for the CT200h, which was by Visual Garage.

However, I didn't really like the shape of the sharkfin antenna by VG, it looked more like a bubbly dolphin tail or something.

BeatSonic USA has been making sharkfin antennas for the Prius and other vehicles. I got a chance to test fit a sharkfin on my CT and it looks and works GREAT!

This is a good option for those of you who were complaining earlier about how the VG sharkfin didn't look aggressive enough or didn't look enough like a sharkfin antenna.

One of the awesome and most helpful things BeatSonic provides with their sharkfins is a handy paper guide that allows you to line up the sharkfin without having to tape it down blindly or eyeball it. Made it MUCH easier to install the second time around!

The color I chose was Toyota's standard Black. I chose a contrasting color because the black looks good against the white and I like how it ties in the black tinted windows, the black accents at the base of the sideview mirrors, and the wheels. It just brings everything together.

BTW, AM/FM reception is unaffected for me, if not clearer.










Special thanks to BeatSonic! Please hit them up if you want to get one of your own for your CT! They are in the process, if I'm not mistaken, of providing more colors that will match the CT's paint colors.
 

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What are you going to do with your old white one?
 

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Nice!
 

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Oh yeah, much better looking!
 

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Not sure what pricing is, it should be comparable to the VG one. I swapped my white one for this BeatSonic one, so I don't have the old VG one anymore. Sorry.

The VG one had red 3M tape. It was easy to take off with a heat gun. Did leave some residue which came off with alcohol swabs.
 

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Pictures courtesy of Beat-Sonic.
 

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Hey everyone,

Way back when the CT first came out, I decided to go with one of the only sharkfins available for the CT200h, which was by Visual Garage.

However, I didn't really like the shape of the sharkfin antenna by VG, it looked more like a bubbly dolphin tail or something.

BeatSonic USA has been making sharkfin antennas for the Prius and other vehicles. I got a chance
Special thanks to BeatSonic! Please hit them up if you want to get one of your own for your CT! They are in the process, if I'm not mistaken, of providing more colors that will match the CT's paint colors.

Hi Matt!

Nice setup! What size and rims do you have? Did you lower it? What springs and drop? What tint percentage do you have?

Thanks!
 

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Hi Matt!

Nice setup! What size and rims do you have? Did you lower it? What springs and drop? What tint percentage do you have?

Thanks!
19" Rennen Monolicht Forged m8 concave wheels on Hankook Ventus V12 225/35/19.

On Road Magnet springs. 1.25" drop, I believe? Just a temporary set-up until I can get Air Runner on board!

Tint is 35% in front, 17% in back.
 

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Special thanks to BeatSonic! Please hit them up if you want to get one of your own for your CT! They are in the process, if I'm not mistaken, of providing more colors that will match the CT's paint colors.
Matt, did they use the Universal one to fit the CT?
Which dealer up there did you use?
 

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Yes. I believe it was the universal or Prius one. They're the same size. The US HQ are located in La Mirada, CA, so I just swung by. Let me know if you need any help.
 

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Yes. I believe it was the universal or Prius one. They're the same size. The US HQ are located in La Mirada, CA, so I just swung by. Let me know if you need any help.
Thanks for the info Matt.
Just got back from the dealer checking on my car and still looks like end of month. Been a long time since June.
He did say there is a new one coming next week for someone.
 

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Hey Matt, it looks very nice. I want one. Is this what you ordered?

Beat-Sonic FDA3 Universal Functional Shark Fin Antenna

Thanks
 

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Yes.
 

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Yes. The Prius one does fit the CT. I believe the one I have on my car is the Prius one.

Neither super white nor pearl white match Starfire Pearl. I'm trying to get Beat Sonic to get them painted with our paint codes. the Pearl White is too yellow, the Super White is too white. LOL.
 

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Matt,

Thanks for this pretty suggestion, I had received the LED from Tony (i'm in Malaysia).

Now in contact with Sam of Beat Sonic see if I can get it ship to Malaysia or not.

hey while checking the Beat Sonic Japan site found that ur car is video in put as their official video. Btw the Japan site have carbon fiber color code...pretty

Google –|–ó
 
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