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ClayPeanuts
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ClayPeanuts Feb 21, 4:44am - #107938 

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VIS Carbon Fiber Hood

Well guys my cars finally coming together, i got my vis carbon fiber Hood and put it on, i also finally got my fricken hotshot headers in, 2nd and 3rd both got noticable imporvements, as well as i finally sealed my exhaust leak, so im really happy anyway heres a pic of the vis Carbon Fiber Hood on.
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NorwayGT Feb 21, 4:45am - #107939 

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that Hood is ausome thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup i want HS headers soooo bad. nice thumbsup thumbsup

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Eyger Feb 21, 4:47am - #107940 

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Carbon Fiber is AWESOME! I love it. Headers are good too. Do you notice any sound difference with them on?

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ikin Feb 21, 4:48am - #107941 
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is it with roll edges and is it strong not crappy like its gonna break???
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NorwayGT Feb 21, 4:49am - #107942 

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Originally Posted by ikin
is it with roll edges and is it strong not crappy like its gonna break???

VIS is one of the best.

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ClayPeanuts Feb 21, 4:51am - #107943 

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eyger i really didn't notice a sound difference since i got a loud ass exhaust now that theres no resonator grin as for roll edges? im not sure what your talking about, but the Hood is about 1/4 of the stock hoods weight, and it kinda feels like its gonna break but i slam it harder than stock since its so light and it does just fine.

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ClayPeanuts Feb 21, 4:51am - #107944 

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lol i gotta update my sig.

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sweet! im still waitin for my vis invader to come in thumbsup
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Sultan Feb 21, 5:23am - #107946 

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I'm considering a VIS oem Hood as well. Yours looks nice - will you be getting Hood pins?
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BATmobile Feb 21, 5:39am - #107947 

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where did you get the Hood from and how much was it?
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MG_custom_celica Feb 21, 5:40am - #107948 
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I had that Hood on my car, I went on the highway the thing flew open andmessed up my car.. I would put hoods pins on...
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ToiletPaper Feb 21, 6:11am - #107949 
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nice! it'll look better with some dark rims!
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megamanx Feb 21, 6:28am - #107950 

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nice Hood, just got my replacement VIS invader today. thumbsup
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Sultan Feb 21, 6:33am - #107951 

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That looks crazy nice on black...
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Evan Feb 21, 6:38am - #107952 

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LOOKIN' GOOD! eek thumbsup

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CeLlYgT04 Feb 21, 6:40am - #107953 

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Originally Posted by Sultan
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That looks crazy nice on black...


It sure does...I love it! thumbsup
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CeLlYgT04 Feb 21, 6:40am - #107954 

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Looks great dude...I like it a lot, keep it up grin
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FPcelica Feb 21, 7:12am - #107955 
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Originally Posted by Sultan
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That looks crazy nice on black...

it does look good on black but i think the car is blue

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Evan Feb 21, 7:49am - #107956 

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Where'd you guys get your hoods? How much?

And, ClayPeanuts, YGPM grin

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Sultan Feb 21, 7:56am - #107957 

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Originally Posted by FPcelica
Originally Posted by Sultan
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That looks crazy nice on black...

it does look good on black but i think the car is blue


you're right... same color as mine (I guess it does flow well) thumbsup
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Virgilson Feb 21, 7:59am - #107958 

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Nice...did the hoodscoop also come with the Hood...or separate?
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cycocelica Feb 21, 9:45am - #107959 

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Nice car. They invader is an awesome one too!
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Stephen Feb 21, 10:47am - #107960 
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Originally Posted by ClayPeanuts
...it kinda feels like its gonna break but i slam it harder than stock since its so light and it does just fine.


you need to slam your Carbon Fiber Hood? mine is VIS (the Invader style) and I just push it down gently and the latch clicks. haven't heard of anyone's VIS Hood coming off at highways speeds before either.

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xmangt1 Feb 21, 11:04am - #107961 

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Dude that Hood is hella sweet!
I like the fact that it weighs 1/4 of the OEM Hood.
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xmangt1 Feb 21, 11:06am - #107962 

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Yo I ordered that Carbon Fiber Hood scoop from a group buy on this forum!
Shouldn't be too long b4 I recieve it-hopefully. I need it ASAP!!!
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Stephen Feb 21, 11:12am - #107963 
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Originally Posted by xmangt1
Yo I ordered that Carbon Fiber Hood scoop from a group buy on this forum!
Shouldn't be too long b4 I recieve it-hopefully. I need it ASAP!!!


Sweet! thumbsup
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xmangt1 Feb 21, 11:48am - #107964 

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Oh yeah...I can't wait!!!
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xmangt1 Feb 21, 11:50am - #107965 

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Dude I love that Carbon Fiber Hood!!!!!!!!!!!
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MG_custom_celica Feb 21, 3:22pm - #107966 
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Where did you get that Hood i would like to get one...
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MG_custom_celica Feb 21, 3:24pm - #107967 
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The VIS invader that is..
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ClayPeanuts Feb 21, 3:45pm - #107968 

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I got mine from IntenseMotorsport www.i-m-racing.com/celica
it came with the scoop and it was for 399, i waited about 2 1/2 weeks though and i had to jery rig my old rubber guard thingys on to the new Hood but they got in =), theres a latch on the Hood i really can't see this thing coming off on the highway since its just like the stock Hood with the bolts and latch, anyway stephen ya i tried softly putting it down and it doesn't go all the way lol, i gotta almost throw the thing since its so damn light. anyway i think this looks awesome on my car, and its gonna look good with my carbon fiber wing. Thanks for all your input guys. thumbsup

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carinv1175 Feb 21, 4:04pm - #107969 

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Check mine out Ita VIS OEM.
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VSGTS14 Feb 21, 4:51pm - #107970 

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eek looks great!

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trog2233 Feb 21, 5:29pm - #107971 

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Looks great guys thumbsup
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tru_Asiatik_Pride Feb 21, 5:37pm - #107972 

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Originally Posted by megamanx
nice Hood, just got my replacement VIS invader today. thumbsup

after seeing yours its time to max out my credit card eek eek rofl
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anGeLLe Feb 21, 5:51pm - #107973 

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Niiice!! very sleek and sexy!!
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Mad_Game Feb 21, 6:02pm - #107974 
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wow looks real nice thumbsup
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celicaTRDgts Feb 21, 8:43pm - #107975 

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damn that flows really well with vs2 front eek

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Evan Feb 21, 8:44pm - #107976 

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Originally Posted by celicaTRDgts
damn that flows really well with vs2 front eek


Doesn't it? thumbsup

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Speed4TheNeed Feb 21, 9:21pm - #107977 

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VERY nice bro--i always have & continue to think that the vis invader Hood is the most tight looking carbon fiber Hood on the market.

also, congrats on the hotshot header thumbsup
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VSGTS14 Feb 21, 9:26pm - #107978 

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Originally Posted by megamanx
nice Hood, just got my replacement VIS invader today. thumbsup


holy shit, that flows great!!! eek eek thumbsup

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megamanx Feb 22, 12:14am - #107979 

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thanks for the comments, the VS2 front and invader Hood are sweet together. gives it a really aggressive look. i like it a lot. thumbsup thumbsup
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