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little help w/ carbon fiber hood #98807 Feb 6, 1:45am Feb 6, 1:45am
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little help w/ carbon fiber hood
I want to buy a carbon fiber Hood with the raised scoop. I was looking at the vis oem Hood b/c it says it already has the raised scoop on it. Where can I get one for a good deal? also does anyone know if jfracing.com is a good place to buy the kaminari kit from? thanks for the help.

Re: little help w/ carbon fiber hood [Re: silvergt0079] #98808 Feb 6, 1:59am Feb 6, 1:59am
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go to the for sale forum, defcon is selling them really cheap.

Re: little help w/ carbon fiber hood [Re: silvergt0079] #98809 Feb 6, 3:28am Feb 6, 3:28am
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So the vis oem Hood does come w/ the raised scoop?

Re: little help w/ carbon fiber hood [Re: silvergt0079] #98810 Feb 6, 4:03am Feb 6, 4:03am
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when i first got the vis, i just went there and picked it up
it was only like 320, if you pick it up
but personally, the Hood is very strong, but it doesn't fit very good and quality isn't good, i'll give about 7 out of 10
so i got the fiberimage food and they look much more shinier and solid look. and it fits perfect. give about 9 out of 10 its about 400 when you pick it up
if you really have money i prolly go with o.e.tuning Hood.
those hoods are from japan and very good quality and strong. there is more layer of carbonfiber. 10 out of 10
but this one cost a lot
its your choice. but more money gives you better stuff

Re: little help w/ carbon fiber hood [Re: silvergt0079] #98811 Feb 6, 7:22am Feb 6, 7:22am
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VIS AA quality oem with raised scoop is $440 shipped here:

https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_1869813253_0_collapsed_5__1.html


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Re: little help w/ carbon fiber hood [Re: silvergt0079] #98812 Feb 6, 8:04am Feb 6, 8:04am
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My vis invader Hood fit was a 10 out of 10 and quality was 9 out of 10...

Great Hood...

Re: little help w/ carbon fiber hood [Re: Jae] #98813 Feb 6, 8:18am Feb 6, 8:18am
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Originally Posted by Jae
when i first got the vis, i just went there and picked it up
it was only like 320, if you pick it up
but personally, the Hood is very strong, but it doesn't fit very good and quality isn't good, i'll give about 7 out of 10
so i got the fiberimage food and they look much more shinier and solid look. and it fits perfect. give about 9 out of 10 its about 400 when you pick it up
if you really have money i prolly go with o.e.tuning Hood.
those hoods are from japan and very good quality and strong. there is more layer of carbonfiber. 10 out of 10
but this one cost a lot
its your choice. but more money gives you better stuff


this is the first thing i have heard even remotely bad about VIS

Re: little help w/ carbon fiber hood [Re: silvergt0079] #98814 Feb 6, 9:46am Feb 6, 9:46am
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where can you buy fiber image hoods at?

Re: little help w/ carbon fiber hood [Re: silvergt0079] #98815 Feb 6, 9:52am Feb 6, 9:52am
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where did you buy your Hood from skdmorse? how much?

Re: little help w/ carbon fiber hood [Re: silvergt0079] #98816 Feb 6, 10:59am Feb 6, 10:59am
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Originally Posted by silvergt0079
where did you buy your hood from skdmorse? how much?


Ebay $515 shipped... Just look for the add that has it for $365.00... It took a while to get it but it is perfect...

Re: little help w/ carbon fiber hood [Re: skdmorse] #98817 Feb 6, 11:10am Feb 6, 11:10am
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Originally Posted by skdmorse
Originally Posted by silvergt0079
where did you buy your hood from skdmorse? how much?


Ebay $515 shipped... Just look for the add that has it for $365.00... It took a while to get it but it is perfect...


VIS Invader for $465 shipped, right here on ecelica:

https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_1869813253_0_collapsed_5__1.html


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Re: little help w/ carbon fiber hood [Re: Evan] #98818 Feb 6, 11:17am Feb 6, 11:17am
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Originally Posted by Evan
Originally Posted by skdmorse
Originally Posted by silvergt0079
where did you buy your hood from skdmorse? how much?


Ebay $515 shipped... Just look for the add that has it for $365.00... It took a while to get it but it is perfect...


VIS Invader for $465 shipped, right here on ecelica:

https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_1869813253_0_collapsed_5__1.html


yeah, that's a great deal

Re: little help w/ carbon fiber hood [Re: silvergt0079] #98819 Feb 6, 12:14pm Feb 6, 12:14pm
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That is a good deal. He just asked were I got mine...

Also you may want to ask how long until you would get it because he does not have them in stock. It says special order...

Re: little help w/ carbon fiber hood [Re: skdmorse] #98820 Feb 6, 4:08pm Feb 6, 4:08pm
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Originally Posted by skdmorse
My vis invader Hood fit was a 10 out of 10 and quality was 9 out of 10...

Great Hood...


I second that.

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