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01-02-2007, 04:30 PM
I recently wrecked my car and am now looking for a hood. my hood was said to be unfixable so i need to get a new or used on. i would prefer a used one due to costs. I alos found a hood that i kinda liked if I bought a new one. Its a glasstek 4 inch ram air. tell me what ya'll think and also where a good place to find one is. I live in nc and am willing to drive atleast in the state to get it or have it shipped to me. much thanks.
01-02-2007, 10:59 PM
I hear nothing but good things about glasstek
01-03-2007, 12:23 AM
do they fit good, i know they are aftermarket and with that comes the chance of bad lines, so do they generally fit good or what?
01-03-2007, 01:26 AM
Everyone who I know who has them say there was absolutely minimal body work necessary
01-03-2007, 03:06 AM
how much are you looking to spend?
01-03-2007, 10:34 PM
i'm definitely not looking to spend the $1911 that the body shops price them at. i'm having some guy i know do it on the side so i looking to get a hood for whatever. i like the four in raised ram air and the price isn't that outragous, but if i can find a used original i'd put that on first. but i think that 4'' raised would look nasty white with black stripes down the the car.
01-10-2007, 08:10 PM
So you're not looking to buy a stock hood, right? cause I have one that I will let go for dirt cheap.
01-10-2007, 09:46 PM
yeah, i would love to have a stock hood actually, i just couldn't find any used anywhere, but yeah send me a picture. It needs to be a the ram air hood though, i don't know what style you have so please post or send me a pic and tell me the condition of it. thanks
01-10-2007, 10:22 PM
You wouldn't be interested. By stock, I meant the non ram air factory hood. I put on a ram air aftermarket, thats why I have it. So I agree with your preference.
01-11-2007, 12:05 AM
yeah, it sucks trying to find a used factory ram air hood. a body shop guy said he could patch it and fix it but that it wouldn't look perfect and this thing is my baby so i expect perfection when it comes to it.
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