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73 Hood
« on: June 30, 2013, 04:04:09 PM »
My 73 wagon has a pretty good dent in the front of the hood.

I can have it repaired but if I can get a good deal on a replacement hood I would do that. For example I've seen a 1980 hood advertised for $25 but don't think it's the same.

Anyone know what range of years the hoods were the same?

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Re: 73 Hood
« Reply #1 on: July 01, 2013, 05:30:55 AM »
I know the hood latch was different on '71 to '73 Pintos but I don't know if the underside of the hood was different as well. I can tell you for sure that a '79-'80 hood will not work.
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Re: 73 Hood
« Reply #2 on: July 01, 2013, 01:53:46 PM »
71-73 only. In 74 it went to the cable latch.
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Re: 73 Hood
« Reply #3 on: July 01, 2013, 11:49:02 PM »
71-73 only. In 74 it went to the cable latch.

Thanks Exactly what I needed to know.

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Re: 73 Hood
« Reply #4 on: July 02, 2013, 10:36:14 AM »
have a 73 hood for sale in swfl!
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Re: 73 Hood
« Reply #5 on: July 03, 2013, 02:32:11 AM »
have a 73 hood for sale in swfl!

Thanks but I'm in the great NW so I'm afraid getting here would be an expensive proposition.

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Re: 73 Hood
« Reply #6 on: July 03, 2013, 06:36:11 AM »
Thanks but I'm in the great NW so I'm afraid getting here would be an expensive proposition.

Tigger lives in Oregon. He may have one
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Re: 73 Hood
« Reply #7 on: July 03, 2013, 10:51:18 AM »
I do have one that is in good shape :). Rramjet where do you live?
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Re: 73 Hood
« Reply #8 on: July 03, 2013, 12:16:22 PM »
I do have one that is in good shape :). Rramjet where do you live?

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Re: 73 Hood
« Reply #9 on: July 03, 2013, 08:57:55 PM »
I have hoods in mass quantity if you can pick up.   Fred   :)
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