Originally Posted by b5blue
On my winter wish list fix was to repair the weak hood springs that lost some of their tension over the years. I really didn't want to spend $260.00 + for a new set so I came up with a quick fix......for now.
Not bad....I was trying to wind-up my spring another 180*.
I don't have hood sag....My hood won't stay up AT ALL.
How much tension is on the spring in the full open position? I can wiggle off my spring easily with my hands when the hinge is up/extended.