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carbon fiber hood

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TACOROCK, Apr 3, 2008.

  1. Apr 3, 2008 at 4:04 PM
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    TACOROCK

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  2. Apr 3, 2008 at 4:22 PM
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    eordonez

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    nice!! would that fit in an 08?
     
  3. Apr 3, 2008 at 4:23 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    Are you buying that to put on a Civic? Because, it sure doesn't belong on a truck.
     
  4. Apr 3, 2008 at 4:24 PM
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    TACOROCK

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    it will fit right on... when you are searching for parts for your truck... it is still the same since 2005. dont be fooled!! minor differances but nothing major
     
  5. Apr 3, 2008 at 4:26 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    i'd run one on mine...so if anyone wants a regular painted scooped hood, buy one of those and we'll swap...haha
     
  6. Apr 3, 2008 at 6:03 PM
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    tcboss

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    how does this go on the hood? pop on or do you have to glue it on?
    is it a whole hood or just the scoop i couldnt tell from the pictures and didnt have time to read the whole thing.
     
  7. Apr 3, 2008 at 6:05 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    ^Whole hood.
     
  8. Apr 3, 2008 at 6:07 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    ditto....its a complete replacement
     
  9. Apr 3, 2008 at 6:13 PM
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    05PreRunner

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    I would've bought it if my truck was black...
     
  10. Apr 3, 2008 at 8:42 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    ^Yeah, I don't think it would look bad on a black truck but any other color, might as well just put a bowl of rice on it instead.
     
  11. Apr 4, 2008 at 10:52 AM
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    Evil Monkey

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    I think carbon fiber looks like crap.
     
  12. Apr 4, 2008 at 12:54 PM
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    zmtnbik

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    +2, belongs on a Civic, not on a Taco.
    Then again there are a lot of mall crawlers out there.
     
  13. Apr 5, 2008 at 12:53 AM
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    RelentlessFab

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    Had tons on the old Taco's.... new Tundra is pretty stock
    is it just me or was this same carbon fiber hood off ebay also posted on here by someone a few weeks ago?:confused: :rolleyes:
     
  14. Apr 5, 2008 at 6:55 AM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    robrjohnson's sig gave me a thought: If you buy carbon fiber, will you need to buy a carbon offset? Don't want to contribute to "global warming" (even though it's cooler), you know.
     
  15. Apr 5, 2008 at 7:10 AM
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    2003greenbean

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    i think rice would look better
     
  16. Apr 5, 2008 at 7:36 AM
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    whoa..... i havent been on here for a while so if it was already posted... my bad...lol c'mon it aint that bad... and for anyone who wanted a hood scooped truck b4 and never had it... here ya go... i know ive been looking for a hood scooped hood for a while now!! $180 more than a stock scooped hood thats not painted.... so it will come out to be right around the same price... its unique.... you gotta admit that!
     
  17. Apr 5, 2008 at 4:10 PM
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    Not sure why everyone dogs on carbon fiber. Just paint it like you're supposed to. Its the same thing as the guys that buy a Harwood hood and leave it black because it almost matches their car. If you don't paint the carbon fiber it will most likely have issues later one w/ cracking or yellowing because of the quality of work(not the nature of the material).
     
  18. Apr 5, 2008 at 5:17 PM
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    WilsonTheDog

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    ^If it were painted, I wouldn't have a problem with it. However, there are too many Civics running around out there with them unpainted and now there's a stigma attached to it.
     
  19. Apr 5, 2008 at 6:10 PM
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    That hood looks mint! I wonder how much lighter it is compared to the stock hood? I've just added another mod to my long list, haha.
     
  20. Apr 5, 2008 at 6:15 PM
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    What Mods!
    There's a guy over @ toyotanation put one on his radiant red tacoma looks really nice he has a red and black theme. Makes me think how it would look on my truck.
     
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