My new Carbon Fiber hood.

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  1. kylew5

    kylew5 New Member

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    Here is a pic of my new Carbon Fiber Hood. I got this hood with an insurance check that I recieved. Decided to go with C/F because I don't see it on Stangs very often. I want MY mustang to be MY mustang.

    If anyone is interested I do have my old hood for sale on eBay. With some quick looking it should be too hard to find it. It has the racing decal and comes with a hood bra.

    HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!
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    AP1995V6 New Member

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    Are you going to get it painted?
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    kylew5 New Member

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    I already painted all I'm going to paint. The hood scoop. I don't believe in spending money for carbon fiber then hiding it and having to "tell" people its c/f. This way they know.
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    nicely done :nice:
    I like the fact you put on the red scoop to match the car on the C/F.
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    ryanrule impotent Founding Member

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    dont look bad. u might get flamed though. y u get insurance check?
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    The Brahma Bull Founding Member

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    Wow that looks like ass.

    But congrats on saving about 4 pounds. I'm sure thats REALLY gonna help you out.

    Any why would ANYONE ask if its carbon fiber? I mean damn, I cant ever remember caring about if someone had a carbon fiber hood.
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    great, another rice stang
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    all i can say is WTF!
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    StolenGT Founding Member

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    Sorry man, it is your car, but that looks horrible. It is only like 5 lbs lighter than the stock hood. I don't understand your reasoning for getting that. Is that like a status symbol among the import kids? Oh well, I'm just glad that I was never sucked into the whole rice craze.
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    98CobraClone New Member

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    that would look real good with a big aluminum race wing and Erubuni stickers
  11. '66 coupe

    '66 coupe Founding Member

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    Yes. Which is why he wants everyone to know he has it, without having to go around telling everyone. :nonono:

    That's what makes the whole import scene cool. Modding your car to impress everyone else. Not just doing it to enjoy it for yourself. Duh. :rolleyes:
  12. Integraholic

    Integraholic I own the place Founding Member

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    Why do you have a GT hood? Maybe because you like the way it looks. People get the CF hood because they like the way it looks. I got mine solely for that reason. Dude didn't buy it for you, he bought it for him. I think it looks good man, just get rid of the visor off the mirror.

    BTW, I'm going back to a stock hood because A) my CF hood got keyed and screwed up when I hit somethin and B) because it doesnt go with my wheels.
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    AP1995V6 New Member

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    It's a good thing no likes a giant penis attached to their hood.

    Just don't get coffee can exhaust, that would be crossing the line ;)

    It would have looked better with a red hood and black scoop with mach 1-like stripping... just my opinion.
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    Just because he has a carbon fiber hood makes him and his car a ricer? :nonono:

    You guy's are bastards. Didn't u read his post? He got it to be diffrent. To grab attention. Just because u don't like it doesn't mean that he is a ricer all of a sudden.
    Hell I'm probably going to get a carbon fiber hood too. But, I won't paint my scoop.

    I say to each his own.

    And let's face it. We're driving around with V-6 mustangs. Supping them up.
    Other than the fact that we contentrate on engine mods, and buy american,
    what's so diffrent inbetween us Chevy and imported people?

    I think that any car can be tastfully moided into a very fast, good looking car.
    some will cost more, some don't have as much poential. But, it's always there.

    Just stay away from neon and stickers please!
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    How much do carbon fiber hoods cost? close to $900?

    For $900 I'd rip my engine out and get a jump on a built bottom end ;)

    I'd have to save money from not buying neons and carbon fiber wings to finish it
    :crazy:

    This is all in good humor, btw.
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    looks like they would cost 450 for one with the GT scoop and 400 without.
    Yea deffinatly work on other parts of the car before u get any body parts.
    Nothing wrong with the sttock look imo.

    How do V-6 sound with duals anyway's?
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    AP1995V6 New Member

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    I heard a n/a dual exhaust 'stang a few weeks ago and it sounded really good. He had done a good bit to the engine though. I can't remember what all he had done but I remember him saying he was prepping for some sort of turbo set up.
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    I love it dude dont listen to then that looks f*&^* AWSOME
  19. Jarrell

    Jarrell New Member

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    You see that's what I want to do. I got a cam I'll install it when I buy my neigboors 4cylinder 4v eye stang for $400.
    Then I'll swap my 302 and everything else into the 4cilender while I'm having fun with the camed 6. then I'll get the 302 on the road so I can put a turbo kit or fab my own on the 6.

    Mabey I really am rice I want a carbon fiber hood on my blue 6. I think it would look badass with the blow off valve from the turbo completing the look and sound.

    Anybody ever think of Mac longtubes H-pipe with cats, and SLP loudmouth tails?
    That might sound good.
  20. 00StangV6Coupe

    00StangV6Coupe Founding Member

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    Have you ever FELT a carbon fiber hood? He definitely saved more than 4 pounds. :nonono:

    Still, I won't say it looks good. It looks different that's for sure. He should take some pics from different angles. It's hard to tell exactly what that looks like.

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