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Old June 22nd, 2003, 07:36 PM   #1
 
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Carbon hood

How do you find a hood that doesn't fit like ****. I have seen alot of those hoods that look terrible driving around in cali. I think they look good with the darker colored vehicles, and with the accord anything to lose weight is good. Another thing if you go with a carbon hood do you have to give up the hydraulic dampers?
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Old June 22nd, 2003, 08:06 PM   #2
 
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you dont have to give up the hydrolics but you have to be extra careful when opening and closing the hood
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Old June 22nd, 2003, 08:11 PM   #3
 
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getting rid of the lifts would be a good idea...just buy the hood prop from a I4 its cheap, less than 20 i think. The lifts will eventually cause your hood to bow out. Also if you want a hood that fits right buy a high quality hook, like VIS...mine fit perfect and didnt need any adjustment at all.
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