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|Color:||Black and Silver|
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|Material:||Rubber and Metal|
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Q:Will this work in place of the original hood latch and assembly that does not work anymore on my vehicle? ( meaning the hood release located in the vehicle, my hood will not close all the way and there is no tension on the hood release cable)so will this fix my problem?
A:Hi Mikey, happy to help you! This Dorman - Help Hood Hold-Down Latch Kit - Universal (Part No. 42410) is universal and not vehicle specific. To locate the exact hood latch kit, please provide us the year, make, model and engine size of your vehicle.
Q:How does this work? You didn't answer the above question from 'cesar salad'.
A:The ball on the lever [first, third, and fourth pictures] latches into the receiver [second picture] bracket. A little amount of tension will be needed to keep the ball firmly seated in the beveled receiver seat.
Q:How does this hold my hood down? It doesnt look like a latch.
A:Hi Cesar, glad to help! Dorman’s Hood Latch is designed for long-lasting use. Its steel construction helps safeguard against breakage, ensuring that the hood won’t unexpectedly open while you’re driving. Easily installed, the latch restores the convenience of a properly operating hood and is crucial for safety. However, this part is universal and not vehicle specific.
Q:how long is this
A:The dimensions of this Dorman - Help Hood Hold-Down Latch Kit - Universal (Part No. 42410) are 8.2 x 2.9 x 1.8 inches. For further assistance, please feel free to call us at 1-877-238-2623 or visit your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our representatives would be more than happy to assist you.