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03-07-2010, 06:42 AM #1
Well I just bought a harwood 3 in fiberglass cowl hood and I was wondering since its fiberglass should I get new(sorry i don't know if this is the right terminalogy) hood struts designed for a lighter hood?
03-07-2010, 02:16 PM #2
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Nah, don't worry bout it...just don't let it fly up, lift it up gently.
03-07-2010, 04:39 PM #3
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yes! The ones for the stock steel hood are to strong for a fiberglass hood.You may end up cracking the hood when closing it.Stock struts are around 90lbs. of pressure.Look for a strut with about 35-50lbs. I found them at autozone.They're a sacks number.If you need the part number let me know.
03-08-2010, 08:10 AM #4
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