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Old 09-17-2009, 11:36 PM
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CF trunk?

would just a CF trunk without a CF hood look wierd?
my trunk has holes in it from the aftermarket spoiler i took off. (P/O's fault)

repainting and bondo is out of the question since i can't do that myself and i don't know anybody around me that could do it for cheap.
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Old 09-18-2009, 12:27 AM
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Re: CF trunk?

it wouldn't really be too noticeable considering your car is already black.

not too many times can you see the trunk and hood at the same time in order to compare them against each other.
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But you need that scoop on the hood. Is it true that they're big enough to fit your lunch box and all your camera gear in it?
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Old 09-18-2009, 12:31 AM
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it wouldn't really be too noticeable considering your car is already black.

not too many times can you see the trunk and hood at the same time in order to compare them against each other.
that is true
im still not entirely sure what i should do about it.
the holes in the trunk dont leak into the actual trunk so i can drive in the rain
but im tired of looking at them
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Re: CF trunk?

well, you have a few differant options. try and find a shop that will do it for cheap. find an oem trunk and paint that if you have to. or the cf trunk. if you really think that will look weird, you could always paint the cf one.
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Re: CF trunk?

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that is true
im still not entirely sure what i should do about it.
the holes in the trunk dont leak into the actual trunk so i can drive in the rain
but im tired of looking at them
Electrical tape.
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Electrical tape.
what
hahaha.

EDIT: OOO I GET what your saying now
i tried that but it didnt work out to well
and i tried plugs but i couldnt find the right sizes since the holes are so damn small.
thanks for trying
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Re: CF trunk?

gasket maker. I used that on mine before I got a new trunk. Works way better than the tape cause I tried that too and it eventually peeled off.
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Re: CF trunk?

Just get the CF trunk. You'll love it. I got one from VIS and so far it has treated me very well. Looks Sick too
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Re: CF trunk?

Get the CF

it won't stick out too much like it would on some other colours

and if you hate how it looks, paint it ^_^
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Just get the CF trunk. You'll love it. I got one from VIS and so far it has treated me very well. Looks Sick too
i was thinkin of VIS also so im glad to hear good things about it

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Get the CF

it won't stick out too much like it would on some other colours

and if you hate how it looks, paint it ^_^
sounds like a good plan
i will make my decision within a few days hopefully.


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i was thinkin of VIS also so im glad to hear good

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Re: CF trunk?

ok so i just found a different site for a trunk
it will be $535 shipped.
good deal or now?

http://www.carbonfiberhoods.net/hond...nk-p-1843.html
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Good price, CF trunk FTMFW!
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I think you just gave me a good idea for my car.
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Good price, CF trunk FTMFW!
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I think you just gave me a good idea for my car.
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Re: CF trunk?

CF you wont be able to see it anyways
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CF you wont be able to see it anyways
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Re: CF trunk?

why not plug the holes up?

or a cheaper route would be carbon wrapping your trunk.

check out drycarbonwrap.com
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