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1955 2nd- 1957 Hood Latch - GM Truck

1955 2nd- 1957 Hood Latch - GM Truck

1955 2nd Series - 1957 Chevy Hood Latch

There are many parts and pieces to consider when it comes to restoring an old pickup to its original glory. On many, if not most, of the classic 1955 2nd series - 1957 Chevrolet trucks the hood latch is worn out or broken. Tuckers Classic Auto Parts has manufactured a brand new reproduction hood latch that is designed to replace the old one. We want to provide you the comfort and confidence in knowing that your hood is securely closed while you are driving your Chevy down the road. A broken hood latch, hood springs, or hood latch plate can potentially cause more damage to your truck if not attended to.

Reasons to Get a New Hood Latch For Your 1955 2nd Series - 1957 Chevrolet Truck

  • Sometimes buying a new one is much easier than trying to fix an old one.
  • If you had to replace and purchase a new hood latch plate or new hood latch springs, it may be a good idea to go ahead and get a new hood latch as well. While the reproductions are good, you may have a better fit with all new pieces instead of trying to mix old and new.
  • A reproduction piece such as this one from Tuckers Classic Auto Parts is just as good, if not better, than the original.
  • It is important to have a working hood latch so that your hood doesn’t open while you are driving.
  • It is important to have a working hood latch so that you can protect everything that is in your engine compartment.
  • Any piece on a classic car or truck will wear out over time. A hood latch is no exception.
  • Maybe you had to replace your hood with a reproduction. Sometimes the old hood latch mechanism will not fit as well inside the new one.

If you have any questions on whether or not this 1955 2nd Series - 1957 Chevy Truck Hood Latch or any of our other reproduction parts will fit you truck, please reach out to us today. We are dedicated to offering you quality made parts that will fit any budget. We want to bring back the feel of the hometown garage by providing you with our knowledge and experience to support any project. Whether it be a classic show car or your daily driver, let Tuckers Classic Auto Parts get you back on the road.

 
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SKU FHL-5557
Weight 3.00 lbs
Our price: $74.95
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