My engine hood lifts were barely working. they would hold the engine hood up 'sometimes', and they certainly would not lift the hood on their own. A wind blowing the wrong way would cause the hood to slam shut.
17 * 2 dollars and 90 seconds later I have 2 new hood lift struts.
What a difference. Hood lifts itself open and it takes effort to close it.
Early 99 F250 SuperCab PowerStroke 7.3 2x4
289k miles and rolling strong. 17/21 mpg
Muffler and CC delete A/C heater core mod
boost, tranny, egt gauges
It does make a huge difference. Mine decided to give up the ghost right before I did my injectors so replacing them was the 1st mod that day.
01 F350 DRW, Autometer Gauges, Custom CAI with Petes Cover, 6" Miter Stacks, 38R Turbo, Casserly SS Injectors, Live tuned by DP-Tuner (F6) , and a bunch of other stuff some show, and some go. PAA #14 www.roadsidehelpnetwork.org RIP Robin Gone but not forgotten....RIP Mark.. I'll never forget you!!
If you type in, f250 hood lift struts on ebay, there are some listed.
03 F250 7.3 CC SB Sport, 4x4, Auto, W/160k Mods: Foil delete, S&B CAI, Red Head SG. MBRP 4" SS TB exh. S'Pop lube oil bypass filter, Rancho 9000XL, Fumoto, X front Springs, DS Coolant filter.
David Norwood. 2001 F350 7.3 DI CC dually purchased new.
Alternative Fuel User Since 2003-vo is always in my fuel. Only one fuel tank. GPI/CIM-TEK spin on filterhead and 10 micron filter.Superchip. Hutch and Harpoon mods 2010. Diesel inline wix (33007 or 33972) filter between tank and Airtex E2236 fuel pump (rated to 110 psi).Fuel pressure gauge. HOH for fuel line heat from tank to 12v lift pump & two 12v 36" heaters. July of 2013-265/75/16 E range BW Michelin.
Though I don't currently need them, would you post up a part number for those that do, and so we'll have it for the future?
Ed's gotta' get himself back into his groove so someone can get these ordered from him.
Pop you can those lift struts almost anywhere. That was the first thing I ever did on my truck.
"The Wicked Flee When No Man Pursueth, But The Righteous Are Bold As A Lion."
2006 F250 Lariat 6.0 CC 4x4, Gearhead Tunes (SRL+, 8K/Unlimited Tow), ARP head studs, Powermax turbo, 4" exhaust, Atlas 40, EGR delete, updated Ford oil cooler, Detroit TrueTrac, blue FPR spring, stand pipes/dummy plugs, 08 Trans Pan/Filter, STC update
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