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      11-29-2009, 09:58 PM   #1
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Powerdome FTW!!!! (E90 content)

Shoutout to Soni and ctgazer for their help installing the hood

Props to Eric at PYSpeed for a great deal too!

Clearbra hopefully this week so it will be ready for winter!!!

Photos obviously not very good, and it doesn't show the fade very well.

I can understand why the vents compliments the std VRS hood. It looks way better when it is not installed without the vents

Fitment is 90% from VRS. Interesting enough, there are holes drilled for the dampers for mine, and I have to admit, I am a bit paranoid now with the dampers installed since they may break the hood. (Touch wood)
My dampers on the hood is semi-worn already, so it's definitely not as strong as new ones...

PS If you are wondering why the vents are missing from the VRS hood, I had a shop filled them in.
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      11-29-2009, 09:59 PM   #2
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Looks good man
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It looks good, but I don't understand the point. Don't understand it on the M either other than "heritage". Think it looks like someone punched the hood and it is now swollen.

Well no matter what, as long as you like it!
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      11-29-2009, 10:04 PM   #5
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It looks good, but I don't understand the point. Don't understand it on the M either other than "heritage". Think it looks like someone punched the hood and it is now swollen.

Well no matter what, as long as you like it!
It is purely for the look... and well, it is lighter than the stock hood, so a bit of a weight saving that doesn't really do much on a 328...
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Kelvin, it looks great! cant wait to see it at the next meet.
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I like it man. good job Kelvin. Mod bug so late in the year ?
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I like it man. good job Kelvin. Mod bug so late in the year ?
The bug was originally bitten in September... I didn't get to put it on until now!
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what kind of hood is that? like what brand?
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what kind of hood is that? like what brand?
It's a Vorsteiner hood with closed vent, I had the vents filled in...
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It's a Vorsteiner hood with closed vent, I had the vents filled in...
o ic nice hood!
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o ic nice hood!
Do it!!!!
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Do it!!!!
thinking about it. Its the hood i always wanted powerdome with no grills.
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Tastefully done! good call on closing up the vents. The color match looks great.
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When's the next meet?? To check out Kriston and SGXI's new mods!
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When's the next meet?? To check out Kriston and SGXI's new mods!
+ 1....lets a weeknight this week maybe?


looks good, nice and subtle, vrs has decent fitment, even if u dunn wanna adgust it. Which hood shocks u using?
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Good job Kelvin.

You made a good choice filling in the vents. Looks really clean.

You say 90% fitment, what were the problems?

I am game for a meet this week as well
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Clean!

With all that custom work, you shoulda put in one of them scoop air intakes a la Subaru... :P
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looks good, nice and subtle, vrs has decent fitment, even if u dunn wanna adgust it. Which hood shocks u using?
I'm using the OEM ones, since they are somewhat old already. Does your hood have a pre-drilled location for the OEM shocks?

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Good job Kelvin.

You made a good choice filling in the vents. Looks really clean.

You say 90% fitment, what were the problems?

I am game for a meet this week as well
I have having quite a bit of problems fitting the upper grill trim pieces, and it took us almsot an hour (well, mainly Soni's) to get it fit the way it does now. The gap is wider than the OEM hood, but after Soni's magic, it looks way better now!

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Clean!

With all that custom work, you shoulda put in one of them scoop air intakes a la Subaru... :P
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