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lcmb25 03-21-2013 11:38 AM

Front Cover
Has anyone ever put a bumper and hood bra on their car? I searched but short of going thru 500 pages of pics, I was hoping someone could post one up for me!

lcmb25 03-22-2013 12:45 PM

Anybody? I can't find any pics any where.

Zues Marine 03-22-2013 01:38 PM

just google image search 'subaru outback car bra'... i see them around here from time to time but really, they dont look like they line up right, and it makes it look like the hood doesnt close all the way...

i dont remember what its called but there's some transparent vinyl or something like that that you put on the front and is supposed to protect everything the same way

SCASEYS 03-22-2013 01:39 PM

3m clear bra

Zues Marine 03-23-2013 05:03 AM


twisty 03-25-2013 08:24 AM

problem with those is, the more wind they see the more they rub on the paint.

Kennyfvholla 03-25-2013 05:12 PM

They don't look right and they scratch the paint. And after a while, the paint underneath doesn't match the rest of the car. it's a waste of money. Just keep your car clean whenever it gets dirty and you'll have no need for the bra

lcmb25 03-25-2013 09:53 PM

Wow, that fits terrible, not going that route for sure now! Thanks for finding the picture!

Stang70Fastback 03-25-2013 10:05 PM

The problem I have with a hood bra is that it serves the same purpose as those thin plastic films that come on new items to keep delicate surfaces from getting scratched. However, they look terrible in the process. So basically you are using something that looks ugly because you are trying to keep it looking nice... but what the **** is the point if it looks like crap the entire time you own it?! I always have to resist the urge to rip off the clear plastic protectors on electronics in other people's homes. They curl up at the edges and get all yellowed and I'm like TAKE IT OFF, and they are like NO, I WANT IT TO STAY LOOKING LIKE NEW! The hell...

And don't say resale value, because (a) a few rock chips on the nose of the car aren't going to affect anything, and (b) enjoy the damned car and its good looks and screw the few extra dollars you'll gain on trade-in!


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