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    Weight and type of metal of stock hood?

    I'm trying to determine whether I'm going to scrap metal my hood or crush it with a forklift and throw it in the trash.

    Scrap metal place said that if it's steel then it's worth $4.65

    Is it made out of steel? Its a 92 from a VR4, and weighs maybe 55 pounds? It's gonna cost me $5 in gas just to get there and back. So I'm leaning towards crushing it and throwing it in the trash.

    Thanks. I'll record it if I decide to crush it.

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    Crush it... it's steel. At $15/100 lbs, you may get $7 for it LOL.

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    Do you guys sell the datalogger cable for 1st gens? Just curious.

    I'll crush it today.

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    Nope, we don't sell them. We get them from EvoScan OBDII Mitsubishi Subaru DataLogger Scantool

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    I've had my hood sitting in the garage for about 6 years now. I can't bring myself to trash it because it's in such good shape. Someone will need it some day. I hope....


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    Sell it? I sold my 1G hood for $100 to some guy locally.

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    I tried to sell it for 6 months at $5, no bites.

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    I could certainly use a 2nd gen

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