HELP!! REPLACMENT HOOD BEING ORDERED

Discussion in 'SRT Hellcat General Discussions' started by PlumTexasCrazy, Apr 25, 2016.

  1. PlumTexasCrazy

    PlumTexasCrazy HELLCAT LIFE MEMBER Hellcat Car Club HCC Charter Member

    Joined:
    Oct 3, 2015
    Messages:
    2,244
    Likes Received:
    650
    Trophy Points:
    308
    Location:
    Central Texas
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    My hood has started warping!! Dodge has approved a new satin black hood. Will this make my cat a non matching numbers car??
     
    Last edited: Apr 25, 2016
  2. Lord Hellcat

    Lord Hellcat Gold Member Hellcat Car Club Gold Supporting Member HCC UK President HCC Charter Member

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2015
    Messages:
    1,486
    Likes Received:
    641
    Trophy Points:
    463
    Location:
    UK
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    No numbers on the hood
     
    • Like Like x 1
  3. MABBRYFL30

    MABBRYFL30 NYS President Hellcat Car Club Gold Supporting Member

    Top Poster Of Month

    Joined:
    Feb 10, 2016
    Messages:
    4,598
    Likes Received:
    1,826
    Trophy Points:
    568
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Agreement with the lord. Doors have stickers that can't be replaced
     
    • Like Like x 1
  4. iya0yas

    iya0yas Silver Member

    Joined:
    Nov 10, 2014
    Messages:
    610
    Likes Received:
    149
    Trophy Points:
    153
    Location:
    Gastonia, North Carolina
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Any photos of the warped hood? Curious to know where on the hood the damage is located. How many miles on the odo? Any mods to the power train that would facilitate operating at higher temps? Thanks for the additional details...
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  5. PlumTexasCrazy

    PlumTexasCrazy HELLCAT LIFE MEMBER Hellcat Car Club HCC Charter Member

    Joined:
    Oct 3, 2015
    Messages:
    2,244
    Likes Received:
    650
    Trophy Points:
    308
    Location:
    Central Texas
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    I'll get some!! No mods!! 3,800 miles. Started sagging below flush on the passenger side 1/8in to 1/4in!! Dodge approved the replacement within 30min after the dealer submitted it.. Must not be the first one, I'm thinking...
     
  6. Catscratch Fever

    Catscratch Fever Silver Member

    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2015
    Messages:
    585
    Likes Received:
    107
    Trophy Points:
    153
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Make sure you order the stickers for under your hood, should be 3.
     
    • Useful Useful x 1
  7. PlumTexasCrazy

    PlumTexasCrazy HELLCAT LIFE MEMBER Hellcat Car Club HCC Charter Member

    Joined:
    Oct 3, 2015
    Messages:
    2,244
    Likes Received:
    650
    Trophy Points:
    308
    Location:
    Central Texas
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    thanks just checking!!
     
  8. PlumTexasCrazy

    PlumTexasCrazy HELLCAT LIFE MEMBER Hellcat Car Club HCC Charter Member

    Joined:
    Oct 3, 2015
    Messages:
    2,244
    Likes Received:
    650
    Trophy Points:
    308
    Location:
    Central Texas
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    So it won't come with them from Brampton??

    Thanks
     
  9. iya0yas

    iya0yas Silver Member

    Joined:
    Nov 10, 2014
    Messages:
    610
    Likes Received:
    149
    Trophy Points:
    153
    Location:
    Gastonia, North Carolina
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    Wow...that's interesting. I've not seen this issue come up in this forum before but then again I'm not able to check-in on a daily basis either. Looking forward to seeing your photos. Thanks for the additional info.
     
    Last edited: Apr 25, 2016
    • Agree Agree x 1
  10. PlumTexasCrazy

    PlumTexasCrazy HELLCAT LIFE MEMBER Hellcat Car Club HCC Charter Member

    Joined:
    Oct 3, 2015
    Messages:
    2,244
    Likes Received:
    650
    Trophy Points:
    308
    Location:
    Central Texas
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    That's what I was thinking also, I've only seen hoods replaced for paint issues so far...
     
  11. JollyRoger

    JollyRoger Gold Member

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2015
    Messages:
    1,356
    Likes Received:
    409
    Trophy Points:
    258
    Location:
    Austin, TX
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    I'm stumped PTC why it would do this, would think it was an adjustment issue but obviously not with Dodge approving. Curious if they will follow up with you after the Dealer sends the hood back for credit.
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  12. PlumTexasCrazy

    PlumTexasCrazy HELLCAT LIFE MEMBER Hellcat Car Club HCC Charter Member

    Joined:
    Oct 3, 2015
    Messages:
    2,244
    Likes Received:
    650
    Trophy Points:
    308
    Location:
    Central Texas
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    My hood did have to be adjusted when it came in off the truck!! The dealer got it pretty close but the sagging has just gotten worse!! No idea why..
     
  13. JollyRoger

    JollyRoger Gold Member

    Joined:
    Sep 19, 2015
    Messages:
    1,356
    Likes Received:
    409
    Trophy Points:
    258
    Location:
    Austin, TX
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    I do remember you tweaking the adjustment knobs at the Oasis a couple of months ago. Seemed like we got it close but not perfect. Sounds like you'll have a perfect fit and adjustment when it's said and done.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  14. Catscratch Fever

    Catscratch Fever Silver Member

    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2015
    Messages:
    585
    Likes Received:
    107
    Trophy Points:
    153
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    You can buy the 3 stickers, I'm 100% sure. There are oem hoods on eBay, primed no stickers. The replacement hood won't come from Brampton. Probably a parts warehouse, Orlando, Denver, Milwaukee, New York etc.
     
    • Useful Useful x 1
  15. PlumCrazyHellCat

    PlumCrazyHellCat Senior Hellcat Member

    Joined:
    Feb 14, 2016
    Messages:
    425
    Likes Received:
    98
    Trophy Points:
    58
    Location:
    Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
    Vehicle:
    Challenger SRT Hellcat
    The bigger question is will the hood need to be painted by the dealer? I just had my Satin hood repainted under warranty. It looked like it was painted with a spray can from the factory.
     

Share This Page