Is your hood not staying open anymore? The problem could be the lift supports mounted to the hood or rear hatch. These get weak over time and require replacing. No need to lose money at the dealer for this simple do it yourself replacement. Our lift supports are just what you are looking for to make your rear hatch, glass, or hood work correctly again.

This is for one support. We recommend replacing them in pairs.

Note:

It is necessary to reuse your original hardware, as new hardware is not included with this item.

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser. Please keep your invoice for proof of this warranty.

  1. step : Removing the Hood Support (0:35)
    • Support the hood with a piece of wood or have an assistant support the hood
    • Pry off the clip at the bottom of the hood support with a pick
    • Pull off the bottom of the hood support
    • Pry off the clip at the top of the hood support with a pick
    • Pull off the top of the hood support
  2. step : Installing the New Hood Support (1:07)
    • Push the bottom of the hood strut into place
    • Push the top of the hood strut into place

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Assistant
  • Pick

  • Materials, Fluids, and Supplies

  • Block of Wood

There are no reviews for this item. Write Review
Start typing your question and we'll check if it was already asked and answered. Learn More
No questions have been asked about this item. Be the first!

Vehicle Fit

  • 1998-2011 Ford Crown Victoria Hood Lift Support
  • 1998-2011 Mercury Grand Marquis Hood Lift Support
  • 2003-2004 Mercury Marauder Hood Lift Support

This part replaces:

  • Tuff Support 613745
Part #: 1ABHS00022

How-to Video:

(01:47 min)