Back to pictures. Got the louvers painted and decided to get the hood repaired as well. I did a pretty good job of cutting carefully but the heat of the dremel made some of the clear bra bubble up and some paint around the edges flake off... But now its all fixed, and lookin good!
picking up the hood at the body shop:
(never mind the dust on the hood, its not stuff IN the paint...)
hood back on:
Riveted on the louvers (added one coat of touch-up paint on the rivets and will need to add more):