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This is a discussion on fiberglass SS hood within the Camaro / SS forums, part of the Vehicle Specific category; has anyone ever bought a aftermarket ss hood (fiberglass) and had problems with waves in the hood. If so what ...

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    Member 02fbody35th's Avatar
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    fiberglass SS hood

    has anyone ever bought a aftermarket ss hood (fiberglass) and had problems with waves in the hood. If so what can I do to correct this and do you think it will be a big deal or noticable after painting

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    Your dealership guy konigandy6's Avatar
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    I will be buying one at the end of this summer so I think that is a good question before I spend the money.

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    I'm (Hurst) Equipped... davebowtie's Avatar
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    When I bought my Z28 a couple years ago, I noticed the hood was an after market SS style hood and I don't think whoever prepped it spent enough time on it before laying down the paint. Eventually I'll get in re-done the right way, as of now you don't notice the ripple/fiberglas mesh pattern underneath the paint unless u look very closely in the right light. PLEASE keep in mind though as any professional paint/bodyman will tell you, ALL aftermarket (fiberglass) body panels require pre-fitment and SOME amount of sanding/finesse before even thinking about mixing ANY paint. So be aware that u get what u pay for...

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    old timer blue02Z's Avatar
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    i have the one from suncoastcreations and it fits okay. no waves or anything and the hood has been wrecked

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