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mineral gray 4 66.67%
matte black 2 33.33%
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Old 06-01-2009, 04:14 PM   #1  
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hey guys getting ready to get a hood scoop but can't decide which color would look the best..



help me out guys...
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Old 06-01-2009, 05:28 PM   #2  
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You're going to hate my answer here, but I hate fake parts such as hood scoops or side scoops that aren't functional; too many Mustangs have them.

BUT, if you're insistent on installing a hood scoop I say match it to the paint and stripes. I voted for Mineral Gray because I believe that the color of your car, but I would add the matte black stripes on it. It would look very similar to the way the Shelby GT hood scoop looks.
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Old 06-01-2009, 05:33 PM   #3  
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I agree that mineral gray with matching flat black stripes would look great
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Old 06-01-2009, 07:06 PM   #4  
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Mineral w/stipes. Where are the stipes on your car from? You may be able to purchase them pre cut.
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Mineral w/stipes. Where are the stipes on your car from? You may be able to purchase them pre cut.
don't know stripes were on it when i bought a dealer.... but they didn't put them on..
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Old 06-01-2009, 09:35 PM   #6  
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www.baltimorestreetmods.com has all kinds of miscellaneous striped products, or try emailing them to see if they can help, they've done stuff like that before.
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ok i'll check them out..
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Old 06-02-2009, 03:09 PM   #8  
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Definitely do color matched.

Personally, if I didn't already have a scoop I'd pay a couple hundred dollars more and get a shaker. The setups are what, around $600? By the time you buy a scoop, get it painted, etc, you will probably spend close to that.
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Old 06-03-2009, 09:02 AM   #9  
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throwing in my 2 cents ... id match the stripes / matte black =)
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