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(1) Raise hood.

(2) Disconnect underhood lamp wire harness connector, if equipped.

(3) Disconnect release cable from latch release bellcrank.

(4) Remove latch release cable clips and remove cable from hood (Fig. 3).

(5) Mark location of hood, hinges and hinge shims for installation.

(6) Remove bolts that attach hinges to hood.

(7) Remove hood from vehicle with aid of a helper.


(1) Position hood on shims and hinges; fingertighten hinge bolts.

(2) Align hinges and shims with reference marks and tighten hinge bolts.

(3) Connect latch release cable and latch connecting rod to bellcrank.

(4) Attach latch release cable to clips.

(5) Connect underhood lamp wire harness connector.

Fig. 3 Hood Components
Fig. 3 Hood Components

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    Side view mirror

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    Front wheelhouse liner

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    Front door trim panel

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    Front door hinge

    Front door restraint

    Front door outside handle

    Front door lock cylinder

    Lock cylinders

    Front door latch

    Front door latch striker

    Front door inside handle actuator

    Front door inner belt weatherstrip

    Front door outer belt weatherstrip

    Front door glass run channel weatherstrip

    Front door opening weatherstrip

    Front door opening secondary weatherstrip

    Front door glass exterior molding

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    Rear door trim panel

    Rear door waterdam

    Rear door

    Rear door restraint

    Rear door hinge

    Rear door outside handle

    Rear door latch

    Rear door latch striker

    Rear door inside handle actuator

    Rear door inner belt weatherstrip

    Rear door outer belt weatherstrip

    Rear door glass run channel weatherstrip

    Rear door glass exterior molding

    Rear door weatherstrip

    Rear door window regulator

    Rear door window glass

    Body side molding

    Rear fender flare

    Quarter window applique

    Drip rail molding

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    Liftgate hinge

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