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Old 11-19-2004, 03:35 PM   #1
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hood rattling at high speeds

is there a way to secure my hood tighter around the frame? My brother bent my radiator support bar, which I replaced, but now I have a constent rattleing when I reach 50+ mph. Do you think my frame is bent, due to the radiator support bar (rsb) pushing against my radiator pushing on that center metal thing that keeps my hood in place.


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Old 11-19-2004, 10:52 PM   #2
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Is your hood rattling or just vibrating a little? My hood vibrates at 65+ but I think it may be because the previous owner put on some tacky looking hoodscope...
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take it in to the dealer, they'd know best
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Old 11-23-2004, 12:35 PM   #4
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would the dealer say, "you installed an after market intake, there by voiding your warrenty on your hood."
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Make sure you're not missing any of the rubber bumpers that the hood rests on when it is shut. Not sure but they may also be adjustable, up and down....make sure they are in snug contact with the hood when shut but not too much .
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