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RICH

GTO HOOD SPRINGS

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I HAVE A 1972 GTO THE HOOD SPRINGS WILL NOT HOLD UP THE HOOD THE SPRINGS AND HINGES ARE NEW IT IS AN HO RAM AIR HOOD

 

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Hi Rich. Could you snap some photos of your hinges please? Do you still have your old hingles? Have you compared them side-by-side? It sometimes to see the problem first hand.

Also, who or where did you purchase the new hinges? Were they specifically for the HO/RAM AIR hood? I am hoping you purchased them from a quality OER catalog company like OPGI, YearOne, National Parts Depot, etc.

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Ames has an asm that is exclusive to the 71 72 endura hoods.pn D128D 185.00 for the kit. they also have a spring they claim will hold the weight better of those hoods. pn D130 its originally for a 64-67 gto. $16.00 each. Good luck

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I BOUGHT THEM FROM AMES THEY ARE THE RIGHT ONES I BOUGHT THE KIT I CALLED THEM THEY WILL NOT HOLD THE HOOD UP WHEN THE CAR IS RUNNIG BEARLY HOLDS UP WHEN OFF

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