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      02-08-2012, 10:42 PM   #1
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Looking for professional shop to install CF hood on Weekend

I have a Vorsteiner CF hood to be installed, and I contacted several shops but I am pretty occupied during their business hours on weekdays and they don't do weekend installation

I am in SoCal East LA area; it'd be wonderful if someone can recommend me a good shop that take customers on weekends. Thanks
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      02-08-2012, 11:01 PM   #2
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Give Malek from MRF engineering a call. He usually open on the weekend and he give great price His shop is at Irvine
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      02-08-2012, 11:26 PM   #3
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Give Malek from MRF engineering a call. He usually open on the weekend and he give great price His shop is at Irvine
Can you pm me his contact?
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      02-09-2012, 02:50 AM   #4
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Try Nate at C&C Collisions in Pasadena. They do Saturdays by appointment

http://candccollision.com/

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      02-09-2012, 11:10 AM   #6
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Sure. We'll just have to find a day and time that works.
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Hey guys, don't think it's a 1 day install on the roof.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...8#post10416408

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Hey guys, don't think it's a 1 day install on the roof.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...8#post10416408

Talking about a hood, not a roof.
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Talking about a hood, not a roof.
way too early for me. Been at work since 7am. hood is easy. Especially a m3 hood (super light ). you should be able to do it yourself.
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MRF (Malek) or LongTran can't go wrong either way both are great.
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Don't know if it is true but I've heard a lot of fitment issues need to be fixed by grinding and drilling? So I do not know if I have the right equipment to do it.

I have been searching about instruction but no luck.

I am down for doing it myself thou
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Don't know if it is true but I've heard a lot of fitment issues need to be fixed by grinding and drilling? So I do not know if I have the right equipment to do it.

I have been searching about instruction but no luck.

I am down for doing it myself thou
Fitment issue is always a possibility. If it's a carbon hood, grinding on it will suck. If it's fiberglass, then it can be repaired easier.

There will be no instructions found.

If you still wanna do it, I am down to help. You can PM me and we can talk more if you want. If you want a shop to do it, that's definitely cool too.
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A&A Collision Centers in Pasadena... they do all of our custom body work & installations. The work is absolutely top notch!
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A&A Collision Centers in Pasadena... they do all of our custom body work & installations. The work is absolutely top notch!
I know C&C but A&A? are they related?
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I know C&C but A&A? are they related?
nope
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I know C&C but A&A? are they related?
They are not related; the only thing in common is that they are in the same city and both do top notch work. A&A does all the work on our project cars, and their attention to detail is incredible. Nothing short of perfection leaves their doors. We have heard they are a bit more affordable as well.
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