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Old 04-11-2010, 12:00 PM
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Hood Insulator

I need a new one because the old one is falling apart (tearing around some of the pins) and it's starting to hang too low. I already noticed that some of the insulator is in contact with the strut bar and the heat is melting the insulator a little bit

Is there any specific way to remove the old one? What about installing the new one? Thanks.

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http://www.moparpartsamerica.com/par...layCatalogid=0

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http://www.moparpartsamerica.com/par...layCatalogid=0
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Old 04-11-2010, 12:05 PM
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Re: Hood Insulator

get new push pins and youll be good bro
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Old 04-11-2010, 12:06 PM
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Re: Hood Insulator

even with a few tears?



How do you get the old ones out?
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Old 04-11-2010, 12:07 PM
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Re: Hood Insulator

mine looks like shit it has white powder
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Re: Hood Insulator

you prolly can go to you local auto store and buy the push pins cheaper
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Re: Hood Insulator

i might just repaint it black
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Old 04-11-2010, 12:12 PM
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Re: Hood Insulator

just take it out
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Re: Hood Insulator

Umm I don't think so, Troy

Why would you do that?
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Re: Hood Insulator

they are hard toi get out bro. Just use whatver you need to pull them out...you will need new ones regardless
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they are hard toi get out bro. Just use whatver you need to pull them out...you will need new ones regardless
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Umm I don't think so, Troy

Why would you do that?
put a new on and pins its not that hard i put a new one on my stock hood
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Re: Hood Insulator

the pins are use once.

I also need a new pad, so I'm waiting for a new one from the dealer.

The dealer told me that should there be an underhood fire, the hood pins melt and the insulator drops down to help extinguish the fire.
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