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My Mother has a 2009 Pontiac Torrent that has hood struts instead of the ugly prop rod. Is there any ...





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Old 08-08-2014, 05:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
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My Mother has a 2009 Pontiac Torrent that has hood struts instead of the ugly prop rod. Is there any reason why I can't swap out the prop rod for struts on my 2007 Equinox?
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I will measure the lenght needed and check with a supplier for universal hood struts

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That's a interesting question. This might be a little difficult to pull off.
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