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      05-10-2009, 04:03 PM   #1
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Seibon Cf Hood

just installed it, took some massaging but im very happy overall
heres some pics
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      05-10-2009, 04:44 PM   #2
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Looks good! Can you please give us some weight figures. Stock vs CF!!
also hows the quality, fit finish...........
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      05-10-2009, 06:37 PM   #3
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id have to say the weight difference is about 20 lbs, the fit was ok but like i said i massaged it a bit and got it lookin good(ie. unbolted fenders and pushed them in a lil ) not a big deal tho, install took like an hour by myself. finish is very good all the weaving is even and no blemishes
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      05-10-2009, 07:39 PM   #4
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where'd you get it from?
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      05-10-2009, 07:41 PM   #5
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Looks nice, especially with the black roundel. Just curious, any reason to not also do the black roundels on the wheels?
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      05-10-2009, 10:21 PM   #6
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ordered from www.designoautohouse.com
i have my forgestars on order so didnt bother changing roundels on wheels
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      05-10-2009, 10:44 PM   #7
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yours fits a lot better then lucas'
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      05-11-2009, 12:31 AM   #8
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God damn that Seibon CF Hood looks fabulous!

Just out of curiousity, why didn't you get the GTR-style Hood instead?
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      05-11-2009, 12:52 AM   #9
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i like the subtle look, from 4-5 feet baway u cant even tell its cf, u gotta do a double take
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      05-11-2009, 01:13 AM   #10
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one thing, it looks like yoru roundel doesn't fit the indentation on the hood.. or it's off center
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      05-11-2009, 01:38 AM   #11
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ya that was me tired, i fixed it but pics were from day one
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      05-14-2009, 09:44 AM   #12
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looks real good! I like the subtlety of the OEM style, keeping it clean
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      05-14-2009, 10:35 AM   #13
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Can we get a shot of the car from farther away?
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      05-28-2009, 11:42 PM   #14
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Love the hood. The subtle way is the way to go!

Question: it looks like the hood has a gap between it and the headlights. Is this correct? I don't recall if the stock hood has that large of a gap.
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      05-31-2009, 10:17 AM   #15
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one thing, it looks like yoru roundel doesn't fit the indentation on the hood.. or it's off center
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      05-31-2009, 01:25 PM   #16
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where did you get your CF roundels?
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      05-31-2009, 01:41 PM   #17
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      05-31-2009, 02:12 PM   #18
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      06-01-2009, 11:53 AM   #19
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man that looks hot...but probably wouldn't be too subtle on my AW.
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      06-01-2009, 12:15 PM   #20
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Great....now i want one...
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