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Old 01-28-09, 02:49PM   #1
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Default 1st Gen Firebird Cowl Hood

Anyone running a 1st gen VFN cowl hood? Does the cowl match the lines of the car? Please post photos if your running a vfn. I've een them on the VFN page, Just wanted to see a few more examples


I see alot of glassteks, which I kinda like. I just wish the lines were sharper.
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Old 01-28-09, 06:52PM   #2
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This is a Glasstek hood. I did not take much work at all. I agree it is not as sharp as steel on the edges though.
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Old 01-29-09, 04:54PM   #3
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I like the Glasstek also,the VFN looks like they grafted a scoop on instead of being styled into the hood.Mine is a pin on and it took very little work to make it straight.
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Old 01-30-09, 11:52AM   #4
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I like the Glasstek also,the VFN looks like they grafted a scoop on instead of being styled into the hood.Mine is a pin on and it took very little work to make it straight.
I agree the cowl isn't as blended... but the lines look sharper
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Old 01-30-09, 03:04PM   #5
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Mine is a VFN that is mounted on their fiberglass front end. The fit was very good but, I must admit that I do like the lines of the Glasstek.
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Old 06-10-10, 02:29PM   #6
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Default toni ortis hood

i just bought the toni orts 6 in hood and it fits like as glove it looks like a pontiac hood rather than a chey hood on a firebird. this hood is awsome
very agressive. recomend the aluminum springs. and best of all i can fit a victor int 1in spacer and a dominator carb with a 3 in element VERY NICE
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Old 06-10-10, 02:31PM   #7
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I agree the cowl isn't as blended... but the lines look sharper
the toni ortis 6in cowl blends very nicely looks like it belongs on the car
ill post pics once i can figure out how to post them. THIS HOOD IS AWSOME
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Old 06-10-10, 02:34PM   #8
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Anyone running a 1st gen VFN cowl hood? Does the cowl match the lines of the car? Please post photos if your running a vfn. I've een them on the VFN page, Just wanted to see a few more examples


I see alot of glassteks, which I kinda like. I just wish the lines were sharper.
the toni ortis 6 in cowl is the best fit comes 6in and all your motor will fit its rouded to bled into the car DOENT LOOK LIKE A CHEVY HOOD. ive been looking into a hood for the past 8 mos and i love this hood. fits nicely blends well with the car and looks agressive as al hell. ill post pics as soon as i figure out how to do it on trhis sight
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I ordered the Tony hood from VFN but still waiting on it....... How long did it take to get yours?
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here is vfn 6 in scoop grafted into a vfn bolt on hood,built by vfn......the sides have a nice taper 2 them(if thats what ur askin about)its liveable but id prefer no scoop at all.
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I ordered the Tony hood from VFN but still waiting on it....... How long did it take to get yours?
approx 5 weeks
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Thanks, they called me today and told me I would have it on Tuesday, looking forward to seeing the car with a hood again!
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