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      08-06-2012, 03:46 PM   #1
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Something nice showed up at my door this morning.

Pixs are up. I couldn't wait until the weekend. So I installed it last night. It took me about 40 minutes. You definitely need another person for the installation. The OEM hood weight about 50lbs. This cf hood is ~20lbs. Fitment is 9/10. You be the judge for the look. Overall, all screws and hooks fit nicely in their predrilled holes.

Ok here are the pixs. Either you love it or hate it!
A shot from Awesome Camera app.






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I'll need to make an adjustment. As you can see, there's a little gap.







Also my cf steering wheel trim....

It was a Seibon GTR hood!!!!!
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thats some serious hardcore racings
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nice! post some pics when installed!!
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That looks mean, i want some pix!!!!!
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wow, update with some after-installation pics !
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damn can't wait to see the install
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I'll install this weekend and get some pixs up. So far, the hood is amazing. Absolutely no flaws on the surface. Cf weaving, corners and edges are nicely done.
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Nice, not trying to hate but it reminds me of the hood on the orange supra from fast and the furious
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F!!! i lol'd when i read that
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I hope it's not too much. Your car is seriously perfect the way it is.
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Nice, not trying to hate but it reminds me of the hood on the orange supra from fast and the furious
They have something similar to that Supra's hood. I don't think it's for me.
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F!!! i lol'd when i read that
i spit water all over my computer screen when i read that
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I hope it's not too much. Your car is seriously perfect the way it is.
I hope so too but just had to fulfill my dream lol. I always wanted a cf hood. Some people paint the hood and leave the cf vents exposed. I'm going to leave it as is. I saw an E90 with the same hood in real life, and it looked very nice....from my perspective.
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F!!! i lol'd when i read that
you understand me best lol...cant wait to see it installed and i hope "pix will do it justice"
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Vents open or closed?
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I hope so too but just had to fulfill my dream lol. I always wanted a cf hood. Some people paint the hood and leave the cf vents exposed. I'm going to leave it as is. I saw an E90 with the same hood in real life, and it looked very nice....from my perspective.
not sure why that made me laugh....
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not sure why that made me laugh....
well i'm glad that you are...
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they are closed.
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whats the point of "Vents" if they are closed? please tell me you plan to paint the whole thing.
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whats the point of "Vents" if they are closed? please tell me you plan to paint the whole thing.
Vents were closed at factory but you can adjust the screws in the back to open them up.
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