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    hi,

    want to fit csl type carbon fiber roof top on my car, wanted to know if aftermarket versions are good quality and safe?
    found some on ebay like in link below;

    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.d...m=260310044387

    what do you think?
     
     

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    so you take a tin opener to your roof and fit this cover in the hole?
    it says for offroad use only in their ad,so i reckon they are hinting you'll lose all structural rigidity by fitting this...no big deal til you're rear ended by a truck and the car folds up like a sheet of paper
    i gotta be honest and say i wouldn't fit one.
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    It says roof cover panel in the advert, maybe it just fits on top. You'll need some decent adhesive to bond CFRP
     
     

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    you may as well use some cf effect film then...if they do it big enough.
    its a lot of money for (in effect) a modern day vinyl roof lol
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    waste of time imo. if you're replacing the whole roof then fine, but if its just for looks then i cant see the point, everyone will know its not real
     
     

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    if you stick it over the existing roof - utter waste of time and can't see it going down well when you try to sell on.

    if you have to replace the existing roof with it...you'd have to be off your head!
    320d ES fur die wochen
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    4.0 High Output Jeep Cherokee for playing...200bhp, 1400kg..faster than the bimmer

    well I *was* bmw driving champion lol. 4 months! best I start again...
     
     

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