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Pontiac G8 Carbon Fiber Cowl Hood

  • $ 1,150.00


Another long over due part for the G8 market!

There have been far too many hideous hood designs out there for the G8!  Some so hideous you wouldn't put it on your mother in-laws car and unfortunately there hasn't been much options for the forgotten G8.  Now there is!

This hood is designed like any other Maverick Man Carbon Fiber Product. The lines will match from every angle you look at it and it will utilize all of the factory mounting points!

  • This hood weights in at 25 lbs and easy 19+ lbs off the front of your G8.
  • Uses all OE mounting points for latch and hood struts. Holes must be drilled in areas if you wish mount your OE hood liner.
  • 4 inch Cowl Rise with rear venting.
  • Full 100% Carbon Fiber top with a full Fiber Glass Frame support.  THIS IS NOT A LAYOVER.

Please note that this hood is for OFF ROAD USE ONLY! It is mandatory that you use hood pins or another locking device for safety reasons!

$1150 plus shipping +CA Tax   (Hood must be shipped by truck line). 

The Hood must be shipped by truck line. Shipping can range from low $200s to high $170s depending where you are in the US. If you have questions about our lead time please email us first at maverickman@maverickmancarbon.com.

As stated it is Mandatory that you use some sort of hood latching system on this hood. We offer a few alternatives.

 

TERMS AND CONDITIONS for Purchase of Carbon Fiber Hood from Maverick Man Inc.

All orders placed with Maverick Man, Inc. (though this website, phone, fax, mail, verbal, or e-mail), directly or in any other way constitute the acknowledgment and
acceptance of all of the conditions listed below:


Warranty and Disclaimer

Items sold by Maverick Man, Inc. may not be legal for street use in all
states. It is the buyer’s responsibility to comply with applicable state
laws. Buyer understands that due to strict U.S. Federal and State safety
crash guidelines, Maverick Man, Inc is not responsible or liable for any
damages or possible injuries incurred upon possible accidents due to
driver error, incorrect installations, bad judgment, or act of nature,
God, Allah, Jehovah, or whomever you believe in. All products are intended
for off-highway uses only, and should be used for their intended purposes
only. Maverick Man, Inc does not take responsibility over buyer
installation, modification, and unusual stress of the products. The buyer
assumes all responsibilities for determining the suitability of the
products. Maverick Man, Inc is not responsible for any damages incurred
either directly or indirectly on the vehicles or operators/passengers
within the vehicles.


Installation

All products require professional installation. Buyer understands that
some products may require modifications for correct fitment. Minor
adjustments may be necessary as part of the normal installation process.
All hoods require hood pins for safety reasons. All carbon fiber products
will not sustain any force or weight, for they could be cracked by such
force or weight. Maverick Man, Inc has made an effort to produce all its
aftermarket products to fit the original factory vehicles as closely as
possible. However, some occasional prepping may be necessary for an ideal
fit. The buyer needs to perform these steps to his/her satisfaction before
installation. If the buyer wishes to paint the products, he or she must
pre-fit the parts to the vehicle before painting to ensure proper fit.
There are absolutely no returns on painted products. IF THIS IS A
SUPERCHARGED or TURBO car it is a MUST that you use some kind of insulation
under the hood. However it is also highly suggested and REQUIRED for warranty
that you use insulation on the underside of the hood no matter supercharged,
turbocharged or not. We recommend Termo Shield or Dynamat which are good choices. ALSO DO NOT use a clear bra on any carbon portion of the hood. Clear Bra will NOT let the heat escape thought the carbon and will cause moisture build up and will void any warranty.

Care

Please be sure to care for your new hood. Carbon Fiber is vulnerable to the suns UV rays. It is very important that you use a high UV protectant on your hood. The new ceramic coatings are ideal for that along with any detailer that have high UV content in it. Any extra clear coat on the hood will also help since these hoods are a Gel Coat NOT a clear coat. It is also idea to no leave the hood in the sun for full days, day after day. Think of carbon fiber like your skin. It will get sunburned of you do not care for it correctly. Care on carbon is more then just taking care of paint. Look online for “carbon fiber care” will see a lot of suggestions for it.


Shipping Damage

Maverick Man, Inc packs all products carefully to prevent damage during
shipping. However, damage may still occur occasionally. Buyer must inspect
the packaging and the products carefully upon receiving them, then accept
the shipment and notate any damages and irregularities, such as crushed,
torn, punctured, or broken parts on both the packaging and the product, on
the freight bill or receipt at the driver’s presence. NO NOT LET THE
DRIVER NOTE DAMAGES FOR YOU! WRITE IT IN YOURSELF! If it is a
electronic signature and no where to write anything. write in DAMAGED where
you are supposed to sign it. If someone else is signing for it make sure they know
these procedures 100%! Buyer must retain all cartons, packing materials,
and damaged products for the carrier’s damage inspector to inspect. DO NOT
REFUSE SHIPMENT OR RETURN IT WITHOUT APPROVAL from Maverick Man Inc., because the buyer’s right to make a damage claim may be denied. A signed receipt without any notation indemnified the carrier as well as Maverick Man, Inc from any further damage claims. Discovery of damages after a clear delivery becomes the responsibility of the customer.

All damages must be notified to carrier and Maverick Man Carbon Inc.
within 24 hours. In cases of damage with proper notation on receipt, the
carrier will determine whether to pay for repair cost or replacement value
of the damaged goods after damage inspection. Replacement value is the amount the buyer paid to the distributor and is not negotiable. All disputes about
the settlement amount should be addressed with the carrier. Maverick Man,
Inc, under no circumstances, shall be liable for the damaged product or
for subsequent settlement of the claim with the carrier. Initial product that was received damaged may also be required to be destroyed on receivers end and expense. Receiver will be required to show proof of product destroyed. Each case will be judged upon on a case by case basis.


Defective Products

All products require professional installation. Minor adjustments might be
necessary. These are normal body work and installation steps. Therefore it
is NOT considered to be defective. In addition, most carbon fiber products
are hand-crafted, and no two items will be identical. Small imperfections
such as wavy weaves, small bubbles, and clear coat blemishes are
inevitable. Pictures are required to demonstrate true defects on products
prior to return.

DO NOT throw out packing until you are 100% sure it has no reason to be returned.
Any and all returns must be shipped back in the original packing it was received in.
Packing which includes both sides of the box, both wood supports and styrofoam.

 


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