to clear a carbon Hood
should not be more than $150-$250
they just need to scuff it down and shoot it with clear and then wetsand buff it.
if you're getting it painted they'll have to primer it block it down, then spray a sealer and then the base/clear.
One issue you may run into on painting a carbon fiber Hood
is that some resins will expand in heat and you'll start to see the carbon weave pattern ghost up through the painted finish. I have seen this happen on a cougar kaminari carbon Hood
that was painted. It all depends on the manufacturing process and what resin is used when the Hood