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Old 12-02-2007, 01:26 PM   #1
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Civic HX and EX hoods weigh diff?

So my friend decides to donate his 96 civic ex since it was in horrible condition and had about 170k miles. I decided to swap out my "bumpy/wavy" hood (long story) for his hood. After swapping the two, not only was the ex hood too close to the passenger side fender, it also weighed about 1/3 more...

Just wondering if any of you know if Honda made the parts for ex/lx/dx heavier than the hx model, thus the added weighs on the car. Thanks.
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I've never heard anything like this regarding the lightweight civic variants, other than some of the HF CRX parts, but that is interesting.
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