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Old 08-20-2012, 06:55 PM   #1
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Hood pins questions

So I just got my cowl hood and I like the look of the hood pins, I was wondering if I should put them on my car. I want some like these were would I get some

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Old 08-20-2012, 08:23 PM   #2
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Re: Hood pins questions

Look on American Muscle website.
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Look on American Muscle website.
I did but I would like some without the wire. Like the one in the pic
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They have some with out the wire that are real ones. Use the search bar in their site
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I did but I would like some without the wire. Like the one in the pic
Cut the wire off then.
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Cut the wire off then.
So I would just have to drill holes onto the hood and thts it
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Yeah drill under and top, as for the wire just don't put it on. Its a choice wire. Doesn't come attached
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Yeah drill under and top, as for the wire just don't put it on. Its a choice wire. Doesn't come attached
Oh ok kool. I see u have good pins, we're did u get ures from
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Oh ok kool. I see u have good pins, we're did u get ures from
AM. I was pretty happy when the pack they were in said ford racing.
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AM. I was pretty happy when the pack they were in said ford racing.
Kool I just wanted some without the wire, but we're does the wire go to? And what color are ures I want some chrome or stainless steel ones
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Kool I just wanted some without the wire, but we're does the wire go to? And what color are ures I want some chrome or stainless steel ones
It goes on the loop of the pin and the other end you put where you want. I used one of the little screws by the headlight in the frame. Stainless steal my man,,,,
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It goes on the loop of the pin and the other end you put where you want. I used one of the little screws by the headlight in the frame. Stainless steal my man,,,,
Kool man I'll end up ordering tomrw then! Thnks for you're help!
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Kool man I'll end up ordering tomrw then! Thnks for you're help!
Awesome,,, Most def.
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I would love to get a set of good pins but I'm way to afraid to drill into my hood lol
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I would love to get a set of good pins but I'm way to afraid to drill into my hood lol
Lol I'm a little sketchy about drilling into my hood but i feel it will make my hood look way better
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Lol I'm a little sketchy about drilling into my hood but i feel it will make my hood look way better
Yeah man let us know how it goes
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Yeah man let us know how it goes
Will do
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You have a pic of that beautiful new hood?
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You have a pic of that beautiful new hood?
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The good isn't new I just traded my stock gt hood for this one.
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So I just got my cowl hood and I like the look of the hood pins, I was wondering if I should put them on my car. I want some like these were would I get some
That's a mean looking car!
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That's a mean looking car!
Thnks the car will go get fixed up n painted hopefully begginin of next month
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I would love to get a set of good pins but I'm way to afraid to drill into my hood lol
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Lol I'm a little sketchy about drilling into my hood but i feel it will make my hood look way better
Just be gentle, let the drill do the work. With pressure but not a whole lot. Easy does it my friends
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Just be gentle, let the drill do the work. With pressure but not a whole lot. Easy does it my friends
Ok will do n you can just put them on at any distance in ure hood? I see ures are closer towards the center of the hood
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Ok will do n you can just put them on at any distance in ure hood? I see ures are closer towards the center of the hood
Yeah anywhere. I put mine where the cushion pins used to be, if that's the right way to define them. I popped them out and wollered the holes out a tiny bit just enough for the pin to go in with a tad bit forced but not enough to where they dance and swivel around.
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Yeah anywhere. I put mine where the cushion pins used to be, if that's the right way to define them. I popped them out and wollered the holes out a tiny bit just enough for the pin to go in with a tad bit forced but not enough to where they dance and swivel around.
Alright kool thnks for the info! I orders them today so I should get them by Monday
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Alright kool thnks for the info! I orders them today so I should get them by Monday
Nice,,,,,,
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