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MikeyLittle69
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Feb 3, 12:45am - #96003 
Q's bout Carbon Fiber Hoods

Hey guys, i got a question, I got an '03 Silver Celica Gt with the TRD bodykit, I want to get a Carbon Fiber Hood, which one would look good, Also how are they in weather conditions, b/c i get it all, snow sleet rain you name it, are they good for all weather, or should i stick with what i got...one more thing, where can i get the black gas tank that i see in some of these posts.

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Feb 3, 1:14am - #96004 
Gas tank cover i mean

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Feb 3, 1:16am - #96005 
gas tank cover you can get at rmm, and mabe at the ec.com store (not sure though)

with Carbon Fiber Hood i would recomend fiber images, or VIS


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Feb 3, 1:33am - #96006 

Check out the TRD clear fuel filler door here TRD Source as this will likely be the best price you find for this item...it's totally PIMP but on the pricey side. I'm going to pick one up but only once my ride is a little nicer looking. Either VIS or Fiber Images is a good choice for hoods. Both have a good layer of clearcoat over the carbon fiber but how much you luv your new Hood depends on what kind of weather you want to leave it out in. Whatever brand you choose, look for one with rolled edges, and good clearcoat/UV protection. Good luck! thumbsup

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Feb 3, 3:56am - #96007 
Oh my GOD! That fuel door is crazy expensive! I love it though, i'm going to buy one. Darn the Celica and it's aftermarket potential for spending all my money! thumbsupAdditionally, Go with VIS, Carbon Fiber is PHAT!


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Feb 3, 12:53pm - #96008 
Originally Posted by Eyger
Oh Go with VIS, Carbon Fiber is PHAT!


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Feb 3, 2:25pm - #96009 
www.trdracing.com has the TRD fuel cap/lid


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Feb 3, 2:33pm - #96010 
People should stop talking about that fuel door. The less I think about it, the less likely I'll have to buy it. Haha, someday I'm going to buy one.

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Feb 3, 6:29pm - #96011 
Anybody got sites I can go to see the hoods, I live in New Jersey if that gives you an idea about the weather here, im just hoping i dont get one and then ruin it first winter out haha. eitehr way if i have to change hoods every winter i will...thanks guys keep me posted

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Feb 3, 8:56pm - #96012 
why would you have to change Hood every winter?


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Feb 3, 11:31pm - #96013 

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Feb 3, 11:37pm - #96014 
Also Options Auto Salon sells the clear fuel lid for 180.00

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