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Cowl hood

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by patches85, May 30, 2005.

  1. patches85

    patches85 Registered Member

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    Anyone know where I can get a cheap cowl hood for a full size k5. I can't see paying $400 for a freekin hood, but I wnat one!!!
     
  2. mtn. burb

    mtn. burb 1/2 ton status

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    Just be certain you can see over it when wheeling on an incline.

    It's tough to see over our billboard size hoods as it is already.
     
  3. gone huntin

    gone huntin 1/2 ton status Premium Member

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    If you find one, let me know. I've been looking for awhile also.
     
  4. adamforsythe

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    I have been after one to.
    Thanks
    Adam
     
  5. rustyk5

    rustyk5 Registered Member

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    I thought I wanted on too until I saw the post about "stepdown" hoods.
    Now I will get one of those.
    U.S. Body source has them for $349
     
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    RootBreaker 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    wish I knew about this... I will see if my friend still has his.... 3" cowl hood... for 87 erra trucks.... fiberglass.... I was going to get it for a DEAL (as I am a friend :cool1: )

    I will check if he sold it and if not how much....
    Jeff
     
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    rjfguitar 3/4 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    I bought his 81-87 3.5" Cowl hood. It's a pretty nice hood and is shaped better than most other hoods I've seen, it gets wider as it gets closer to the windshield.

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  9. blazerpro79

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    thats a badass truck man. i like it a lot
     
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    do you have anymore pics of that truck i like it... maybe a side shot?
     
  11. patches85

    patches85 Registered Member

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    That is a tough looking truck!!! I want some vital statistics!!! :D
     
  12. JK5

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    Emmettology 101 was telling me about a store in Warren,Oh
    that has scratch'n'dent sales on steel cowl hoods...
    I guess they go for $100. :cool1:

    I'm gonna ask him the name of that place. :confused:
     
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    i would like to know.
     
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    Goodmark Ind.
     
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    rjfguitar 3/4 ton status GMOTM Winner

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