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post #1 of 15 (permalink) Old 04-08-2008, 08:16 PM Thread Starter
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Hood sucks

I know it has been said before but after just messing with it I have to say the front plastic sucks. What was Kawasaki thinking. This will be one of my biggest compaints about the Teryx. I hate it I hate it ok back to the garage.

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I hear ya...had to take the hood off today...what a hassle!

Now with the new cage, it will be even more difficult due to the lower cross member.

I will post a few pics shortly




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Oh dang I didn't even think about the new cage. I guess I will get all of that finished before the new cage thanks alot for making my day lol.

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LOL ya I need to get into the dash again...so we are going to see if I can do it without removing the cage. I am a tad worried.




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I cut a slit in the hood from the roll bar hole down between the two connection screws. I think its going to make it nice to pull the hood off with out taking the cage off!
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Could you be so kind as to shoot a picture of that, I would like to take a look.




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Could you be so kind as to shoot a picture of that, I would like to take a look.
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I was thinking about this last nite also. Will spend some time in the garage today and see what I can come up with.

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Ya a 1-1/4" wide slit may not be all that bad and would help out tremendously!




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I will try to gets some pics ASAP.
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