- (2) Side Scoops
- Hardware included:
- None Required
Select Year2009 2008 2007 2006 2005
Justin: If you're the owner of an '05 to '09 Mustang and you want to invoke some of that retro styling of the classic mid-60s Mustangs, well then adding SpeedForm's pre-painted side scoops here might just be a great choice. Now the SpeedForm scoops will feature a durable urethane build but with the benefit of being pre-painted of course, all for right around that $200 price point. Installation will not involve any cutting, drilling or permanent modification, so figure a soft one out of three wrenches here on the difficulty meter, maybe 30 minutes of your time as we'll demonstrate later in the video. Throwing a set of scoops on the early S197 really is a great way to increase the already iconic or retro lines of this particular car to better mimic the Mustangs it was originally styled after. Now the big two areas people often address here are the quarter windows which I think you'll find a number of options on the site and also the quarter panel which again you will find a few different styles. Now between the SpeedForms that we have here and some MMD options on the site, you will encounter some very minor differences in styling but I'd say the C-style scoops that we have here will be one of your more radical designs in the category. And if you're wondering where that C-style scoop name came from, well, all you really have to do is look at them and then you'll see this kind of curvature here in the design that is done so in a way to really flow nicely with the factory lines or flares over those rear wheels. As always, guys, this is where I'm gonna tell you to go check out some of the customer submitted images if you haven't done so already because it really is a great way to get a better feel of how these things might look on your own ride at home once everything is been installed. But aside from the basic design here, the best part about these scoops in my humble opinion will be the fact that they have been pre-painted to color match your S197 at home as seen with our red fire options here. Now if you didn't know, our state-of-the-art paint booth here in house does spray with the same base and clear coat that Ford uses on all of their Mustangs, which in turn will ensure a near-perfect color match for your ride at home right out of the box. In fact, don't take my word for it, feel free to check out the numerous four and five-star reviews that have pointed out exactly that. As far as your installation is concerned, we'll again, don't expect anything too crazy here guys, no drilling, no permanent modification needed, instead some cleaning of the surface. Adhesion promoter is gonna be the big here and then finally your 3M automotive-grade tape basically making it a very easy day in the garage or driveway. And to prove that to you, here's a quick detailed walkthrough of the job from our buddy Joe. Joe: The tools used for this install were detail spray, a microfiber cloth, and a razor knife. The first step to this install is gonna be to make sure that the area where you're gonna be applying the double-stick tape is nice and clean and free of all debris, so I'm gonna use some detail spray and a microfiber cloth and wipe the area down. The first thing I'm gonna do is to use the supplied alcohol wipes to wipe down the back of the piece to make sure that the double-stick tape adheres properly. Once it's all cleaned up, I'm gonna use the provided adhesion promoter and do the same thing. Now I can apply the provided 3M adhesive tape to the back of the panel. Using the same process, I'm going to install the grille piece into the inside of the scoop. Next, I'm gonna start the corners of the 3M to get it ready for install. Sometimes it's easier to use the point of a knife to get underneath the 3M backing. And I'm just gonna peel back the corners so that when I apply it to the vehicle I can pull the rest of it off on car. Just like I did with the panel, I'm gonna use the provided alcohol pad and adhesion promoter to wipe down the surface to get it ready for install. Now I can carefully place my panel, getting all my body lines to line up before I pull my tape. And finally, I'll just apply a little bit of pressure to get my tape set in. And now you can repeat this process for the other side of the vehicle. And that's gonna wrap up this review and install for the SpeedForm Side Scoops for your '05 to '09 Mustang. Thanks for watching. And for all things Mustang, keep it right here at americanmuscle.com.
These Lower Side Scoops are also available Unpainted for those who like to do-it-yourself.
Fitment: 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 Details
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(approx) 30 Minutes
Simple installation for anyone.
Do I need to put the adhesive promoter on the car or not? The installation video has it going on, but the PDF instructions say "Do not put the adhesive promoter on the car".
The adhesive promoter will be okay to use on the car and is recommendedwith the SpeedForm Side Scoops to get a good bond with the tape.
Do you not cary these in 2005 mineral grey?
Can i order just the inserts for these?
Honestly, I like the way these side scoops look. Is there possible way i can put them on the 14 mustang i have.
Unfortunately they will not work with the 10-14 Mustang models.
Is this all one solid piece or is there an opening on the back side?
The SpeedForm Side Scoops come as one solid piece.
The SpeedForm Side Scoops comes as a pair. One for the driver side and one for the passenger side.
You can make the inserts out of multiple different materials. Plastic or wire mesh might be the cheapest route. I suggest looking on forums and see what others had success with.
Hello, while i do not own either this product or that one (yet), i do believe these will fit with the moulding. If you take a look at the back end of the customer pictures at the yellow and black one with the gentleman standing at the drivers side, you will notice he does have some sort of rocker moldings and they fit together perfectly. As well as Cameron's deep red in the first row, which is the (8th?) close up picture shows them meshing with a molding kit. With those, i would say that this product would fit together with no issue what so ever
no, just like the look, it doesn't appear to be made functional
No they do not come with any inserts, i made my own.
July 04, 2019
Quick and easy install. Really sets the car off from the others. Bought the prepainted ones and they match perfectly with existing paint.Helpful (0)
May 20, 2019
Not enough tape provided
Like every tape on product I have bought, not enough tape was given to complete the project, I'm constantly anxious they will fall offHelpful (0)
May 15, 2019
My latest mod ...
These things really made the side profile of my car look cooler for sure. The paint was perfect as well as the fitment. The tape and instructions for them was included, which was nice.Helpful (0)
May 10, 2019
They look amazing, the perfect colour easy to install but would be easier with better instructions.Helpful (0)
May 01, 2019
Nice add on
Improves looks immensely and a very easy install . Highly pleased with themHelpful (0)
April 19, 2019
Nice added touch to my 07 Stang
I purchased these lower side scoops shortly after getting the Eleanor style window scoops and love them! hey came pre painted and easily install with the supplied 3m tape. These along with the Eleanor side scoops really complete the look!Helpful (0)
April 10, 2019
Installed side scoops on my Mustang GT 2007, looks so much better with them on. Now it has even more of a muscle look. Love it!Helpful (0)
March 11, 2019
Awesome scoops to add to 2009 mustang GT
Hey all y'all pony riders. Just got in my MMD fender scoops....must say "wow" very nice improvement to the bad pony gt. It's good to have a store for aftermarket parts.Helpful (0)
March 06, 2019
Looks great really sets it off still have a lot to doHelpful (1)
February 28, 2019
Ed's side scoops
They look good on the car. Could have had a little more of the 3 m tape. But other than that no issues.Helpful (0)
February 27, 2019
Arrived in four days, I live in Southern California. Super easy to install could’ve use more tape though but overall it fits perfectly. Looks great gives the car a more aggressive look . It gets thumbs up everywhere I go! Highly recommended.Helpful (0)
February 18, 2019
Just follow instructions. Easy install. Looks amazing.Helpful (0)
February 05, 2019
Really adds a good look towards the car I really enjoy the new look.Helpful (0)
January 27, 2019
easy to paint , easy to install, looks great on the car, I,m very happy with the look.Helpful (1)
November 30, 2018
Paint was a perfect match my only issue is that not enough double sided tape was included to cover the entire outer edge and as a result the corners have popped up, still looks great, I was pleased that it came with the inserts that aren’t in the picsHelpful (2)
November 01, 2018
Great look. Paint matches and scoops fit perfect ! No problems with application, but be careful , tape is VERY sticky, so you really get one shot when applying.Helpful (0)
October 23, 2018
Fitment and paint were great. the only problem is the double tape is cheap,doesn't peel well and not very flexible. Cut to fit but if they were longer you could pull tape after you have it located.Helpful (0)
September 29, 2018
Excellent product!! 5 Stars.
Really impressed with both the exact matching color and exact fit. Anyone can install these and looks professionally attached from factory.Helpful (0)
September 28, 2018
Great look! Tape is the best though...
I have had this product on my 05 mustang for about 4 months now and it greatly improves the look of the car! The only problem is that the tape on the top part on my right scoop had started to split, I have fixed the problem and now it seems to work with some stronger tape underneath. Totally recommend this product, but be prepared for something that could potentially happen to it.Helpful (2)
September 21, 2018
I found the scoops to be prefect, these scoops for my sons car, that I built from 90 precent American Muscle, they had to go soon as I got them, the strips where pre cut to fit as the ad said and they were, but to short so this allows dirt and water in behind them, quick fix but trouble down the road, and time to remove them and put them on properly, I don't have time, I work 12s seven days a wk, with few days off. And they will come off and I'll go get a roll of 3m tape and put them on correct, but this American Muscle project cost me money and time, very disappointed in this one.Helpful (0)