Bolt the hinges to the cab first but leave them loose enough to adjust then
bolt the hood to the hinges. Once you get the hinges adjusted where you
want them leave them alone if you remove the hood in the future.
Missouri City, Texas
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Wayne Craig [SMTP:email@example.com]
> Sent: Thursday, September 27, 2001 8:34 PM
> To: OLE-CHEVY-TRUCKS
> Subject: [oletrucks] Need help on putting hood back on 53 3100 PU
> The 53 Chevy PU that I recently purchased came with the hood and hood
> off the truck. Can anyone give me some tips on how to attach the hinges
> place the hood back on the truck? Do I bolt on the hinge part with the
> spring to the hood first or to the body of the truck? I'm sure this is
> going to be a 2 man job, but would appreciate any ideas on the best way to
> do this.
> Wayne C.
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