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Old 07-29-2005, 10:24 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Mine doesnt fit and i am going to ill somebody, I havt been able to drive my car for 8 months and now this happens. M3 motowerks sent me this POS from Cwings dont buy from them
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Old 07-29-2005, 10:40 AM   #2 (permalink)
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i thought you bought a VIS hood
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Old 07-29-2005, 01:28 PM   #3 (permalink)
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heres a pic it doesnt have the smoked corners or the eyebrows
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Maybe it's me but that pic doesn't work.

Getting a CF hood is always a problem. It's almost impossible to get a CF hood that fits like OEM.
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Old 07-29-2005, 07:01 PM   #6 (permalink)
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my CF hood from VIS was ok, a few flaws but otherwise it turned out ok, the trunk on the other hand is a totally different ballgame, you can see my product review a few threads below this one.
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The main problem is the damn hood shock mounts always tear out. I'm trying to figure out how to get the damn things to stay on.
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May or may not apply here but I bought a Fiberglass hood for my '72 Chevelle years ago, and they had replacement springs that have a LOT less tension on them than the factory ones did. They said in their catalog that they wouldnt warranty the hood if the factory ones were used.

I was just wondering if you could take one of the hood shocks off, or if they offer a "reduced" shock for their hoods.
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Good idea bull, i personally dont have my shocks on ,im too lazy to go get a blow set from my mechanic.. Del get a set of blown ones, they just might be the right resistance to keep the hood up without using excessive force to close it.
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Did you have the CF hood painted? That hood doens't fit too badly. However, as a discerning customer, I would not be happy. You wanted perfection and you paid for perfection.
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anyway. interesting. but aftermarket part always carry that risk.
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