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Old 06-14-2002   #1  
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What do you guys think about this hood?

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Looks alright to me, but who makes it? haven't seen that one, it does saysthe quality is good though..
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acutally i like cf hood. looks pretty nice
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Looks good, depends on ur taste your car!
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I am pretty sure the brand is R1 Racing Sports distributed by Hiper Industries. Thats the brand of my seats and I am pretty happy with those, holding up quite well.
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That's kinda funny! It says, "Don't pay a retail price of over $500 when you can get it here and save $$$" when the initial price is $375 and the S&H is $115. That's makes it $490! Their statement would be true if nobody else bids on this item. All you need is $11 more and that statement is false. It's kinda funny how they can make this sort of a statement and get away with it. Just barely though.
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it looks ok, but it does say all sales are final. you should see if you can still return it if you have any problems... the feedback looks a bit weird too, they haven't had any since april... maybe they don't sell much... don't get me wrong, i use ebay and have always been happy, but the ALL SALES ARE FINAL and they haven't had any feedback in a month and a half? i don't know, your call. looks like a nice hood tho!
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I noticed on their other items for bid, they use the same picture as the one here. All the hoods are not the same. I would prefer a picture of the ACTUAL hood I'm going to buy. Tried to call them, but only got answer machine. I would think you would want some sort of screen on those induction holes to keep crap out of the bay? What are other CF hood prices? I don't know about this one. Sure looks good though.
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Thats pretty pimp man. It'll give your car a mean look. Who makes it though?[IMG]i/expressions/face-icon-small-confused.gif[/IMG]
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It looks good but you should probably find out who makes it and whethter it has a good skeleton (underside pics would be nice).
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looks great but they say on there that you can get it for $400 and save money from buying it elsewhere for $500 but after shipping of $115, is it worth the extra $$? I hate shipping!!! makees everything so much more expensiver, pardon my poor english, only been in this country 24 years
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Looks nice, but would it let alot of water under your hood? Depending on the palcement of your aftermarket intake, you might want to take that into consideration.
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400.00 is really cheap and the 110 for shipping is normal. There saying that most hoods cost 500.00 or more. and there hood is only 400.00. I paid 650.00 for my hood and 75 to ship it. its only a 3 ply hood and weighs 5.5 lbs. if that hood is as light as mine its a steal.
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01ex what brand of hood do you own?
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