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2003cbgts
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Jun 20, 8:55pm - #203259 
changing hood ?

how hard is it to remove oem Hood and replace it with a carbon fiber one?

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Jun 20, 8:58pm - #203260 
easy... just a few bolts thumbsup

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Jun 20, 9:03pm - #203261 
4 bolts and a person to hold the other side. its cake, all you have to worry about is adjusting the 4 stoppers so that the new Hood rests the right way. total instal time for never doing it= 5 mins max?

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Jun 20, 9:05pm - #203262 
Originally Posted by 2kVeilsideGTS
4 bolts and a person to hold the other side. its cake, all you have to worry about is adjusting the 4 stoppers so that the new hood rests the right way. total instal time for never doing it= 5 mins max?


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Jun 20, 9:05pm - #203263 
sweet thanks guys.

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Jun 20, 9:45pm - #203264 
Wow I feel dumb now. It took me forever to do it because the Hood was always pulled too far to one side. I finally gave up and just installed it, then a few weeks later, I noticed it is pretty much lined up perfectly. Oh well. rolleyes

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