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Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (79-93 All)

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Features, Video & Details

  • Classic Muscle Car Styling
  • Easy Installation - No Drilling Required!
  • Adheres with 3M Automotive Bonding Tape
  • Bright Chrome Weather Resistant Finish
  • Fits All 1979-1993 Mustangs
  • Sold as a Set of Two

Review & Installation Video

Review & Install Video

Hey what’s up everyone I’m Justin with AmericanMuscle.com, and I’m taking a look at a mod that every Mustang owner should be very familiar with. Hood pins, why you may ask? Well, that’s easy, because while many cars have used these over the years, there’s only one car that comes to mind when I mention hood pins, that’s right, the almighty GT 500 named Eleanor. Now with this hood pin kit your Mustang can enjoy that iconic styling without spending big money, or without having to drill into your hood. Now the kit itself adheres to your stock hood, using the 3M tape conveniently already installed for you. Install should be a breeze, and only take about 15 minutes. The components of the kit are all constructed from 100% durable stainless steel and are available in 2 different finishes, chrome plating, or a black powder coated finish. Now both of these finishes ensure a long lasting appearance that’s sure to look great on any year Mustang. So if you’re trying to achieve that classic GT500 look, or if you’re simply just trying to toughen up the front end of your ride, without having to drill into your hood, then you’ll definitely want to check out this hood pin appearance kit.

Classic Muscle Car Styling. Give your modern Mustang the classic muscle car styling of yesterday with a set of bright Chrome Self-adhesive Hood Pins from AmericanMuscle. This chrome hood pin appearance kit looks great on all model Mustangs.

Quality Construction. These weather-resistant hood pins are completed in a bright chrome finish, measure 2.5" wide and include lanyards and pins crafted from durable stainless steel to maintain a long lasting high-quality appearance.

Easy Install - No Drilling! The Mustang Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit is simple to install with 3M automotive bonding tape already applied to the back. Just clean, peel, and stick, its that easy and best of all there is no drilling into the top of your hood. Just attach the supplied pins and lanyards and you're ready to go.

Application. This Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit is designed to fit all 1979 to 1993 Ford Mustangs including the LX, LX 5.0, GT, and SVT Cobra models.

Fitment: 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 Details

What's in the Box
Hardware included:
  • 3M Tape
Installation Info
Will it fit my Mustang?
  • Foxbody - 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93

Most Helpful Reviews

4/5
Looks good, but will rust

Installation - The installation was easy, but you will have to drill into the under part of your hood to attach the cable underneath. This was a surprise to me so I thought I would give the warning. Besides ...

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5/5
SWEET

These are a must have. They are a cheap way to make the front of the car look mean. Very easy to put on. They shine and are very solid. THANKS AM

Helpful (7)

Overall Rating 4.9 out of 5 stars
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6 Questions / 18 Answers

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will the wire scratch the paint?

TylerMartin

  • nope not at all. not enough pressure (tightness) on the wire to do so. just a loose wire fixed position.

    Rommel

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Does the pin come out if needed?

Tandy

  • yes, the pin does come out in order for your hood to open

    AlecVP

    Good Answer (0) (0)

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do the pins actually pull out

yea11

  • Yes they do, the clip slides out to allow you to open the hood.

    Tina

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If I were to go through a car wash, would these pins fall off?

Mrstanggg

  • If they are installed correctly, this should not come off in a car wash.

    Tina

    Good Answer (0) (0)

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My hood is flimsy will this hood pins work.? My hood is flimsy and feels like its gonna fly off, hood pins sounds like a good idea As well as an appearance mod,will this work for me.?

StuntinMustang

  • As the description says, this is only a appearance kit. No pins actually go through the hood to attach it. It only sticks to the top of your hood.

    Megatron00

    Good Answer (2) (0)

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Do you sell replacement pins for this feature? Over time, the pins have become loose and sometimes detach at higher speeds. Tonight, one of the cables came loose and the pin flew out of it.

JohnnyRocket411

  • I do apologize, We do not have any replacement pins for the Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (05-14 All).

    Ricky36

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Customer Reviews (100+) Write a Review

Overall Rating 4.9

out of 5 stars

Installation Time:Less than 1 Hour

Installation Cost:0-$100

  • Fit 4.9 4.9
  • Appearance 4.925 4.9
  • Bang For Your Buck 4.6375 4.6



  • 4/5

    April 07, 2010

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (79-17 All)

    Looks good, but will rust

    Installation - The installation was easy, but you will have to drill into the under part of your hood to attach the cable underneath. This was a surprise to me so I thought I would give the warning. Besides that, the installation was real easy. Looks - The hood pins look great and serve their "appearance" purpose. The only negative is that the cable is starting to rust, even though they do have a rubber casing, water can still get in and rust the cable. I have had the pins less than 3 months, and i'm already having to think about replacing the cables.

    ChrisA

    Helpful (9) (1)

  • 5/5

    September 04, 2009

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (79-17 All)

    SWEET

    These are a must have. They are a cheap way to make the front of the car look mean. Very easy to put on. They shine and are very solid. THANKS AM

    Mike G

    Helpful (7) (2)

  • 5/5

    March 21, 2009

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (79-17 All)

    PLEASE TAKE YOUR TIME

    Just put these babies on and they look GREAT !!!! very pleased with the quality. JUST BE WARNED once they go on its very hard to take them off. Be 100 percent on your desired placement ...

    Ozzy

    Helpful (5) (1)

  • 4/5

    January 12, 2010

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (79-17 All)

    Great Look, but...

    These look awesome! Quick and easy install. Take your time measuring where to place them, once they're on, they're on! After 3 months though, the wire leashes became a little rusty.

    CarlosR

    Helpful (3) (0)

  • 4/5

    Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

    December 24, 2012

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (94-04 All)

    Hood pins

    Exactly what I was looking for! Looks great on my hood!

    Dmac21977

    Year: 2000 Submodel: GT Lansing, IL, USA

    Helpful (2) (0)

  • 5/5

    Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

    July 14, 2012

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (05-14 All)

    Looks nice

    Nice upgrade for not alota money.. I put them on my 06 GT Mustang, to me the best position for them is if u measure from the back of the hood and put the center of the pin at 46"...then measure from the side of the hood and the center of the pin is at 12" it looks great there..trust me...just my 2 cents

    RichieC

    Year: 2006 Submodel: GT New York

    Helpful (2) (0)

  • 5/5

    January 06, 2010

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (79-17 All)

    Nice

    These hoodpins look great but without the hassle of the real thing. Just attach them to the top of your hood (and the lanyards to the bottom of the hood) and you're done! They gave my car the retro look I was after with no change to how the stock hood opens and closes.

    MikeD

    Helpful (6) (3)

  • 5/5

    December 21, 2009

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (79-17 All)

    looks super

    Real easy to put on, did not use wire leashes liked the look without them. Am keeping them in case i change my mind.........

    Ed

    Helpful (2) (0)

  • 5/5

    August 07, 2009

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (79-17 All)

    Hood Pins

    Ordered the hood pins, very fast shipping, went on with ease, very nice chrome look, saved me the driling of the hood and still holding strong, very nice product.

    Richard

    Helpful (7) (4)

  • 5/5

    February 08, 2011

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (79-17 All)

    Awesome Hood Pin Kit - Best Appearance Mod!!!

    The very first appearance modification I made to my 2011 Mustang V6. This pin kit is a high quality part, great fit and finish. Easy install and the adhesive backing is very strong. Great price too. You will not be disappointed!!

    CJ Powe

    Year: 2011 Submodel: V6

    Helpful (5) (3)

  • 5/5

    Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

    June 14, 2016

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (05-14 All)

    Awesome!

    These are the best choice if you do not want to drill holes in your factory hood. I chose the very high polish chrome Billet and they really put the finishing touch next to the shiny silver stripes on my black hood. They really make the car look tough. Installation was easy once you decide on your preferred location.

    Sharyn908

    Year: 2014 Submodel: V6

    Helpful (1) (0)

  • 5/5

    Installation Time: Afternoon

    March 27, 2016

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (05-14 All)

    GREAT

    Very great buy worth every buck I spent on it, couldn't be any happier with the choice I made

    Blu

    Year: 2005 Submodel: GT

    Helpful (1) (0)

  • 5/5

    Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

    October 19, 2015

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (94-04 All)

    Hood Pin Kit

    The hood pin kit is very easy to install and looks great. I installed it on my 2001 GT. It took about 30 minutes to install. Thanks for the great product.

    StevieGT

    Year: 2001 Submodel: GT Humble, Texas

    Helpful (1) (0)

  • 5/5

    Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

    May 24, 2015

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (94-04 All)

    Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit

    This is a great product. It really finishes off the front end. Had bought these for two other Mustang GT's that I had before my recent 01' Mustang GT. They really turn heads when driving down the road.

    ponydriver01

    Year: 2001 Submodel: GT Quakertown, PA

    Helpful (1) (0)

  • 5/5

    Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

    March 01, 2013

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (94-04 All)

    This is geat

    Is a good way to change yours stang aparience and super easy to install you going to love uor car mor than you doit now l

    Chalo03stang

    Year: 2003 Submodel: GT California, USA

    Helpful (1) (0)

  • 5/5

    January 17, 2011

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (79-17 All)

    BAD AZZ MUSTANG

    I just got my chrome hood pins a few days ago.HHHHHOT! Wow, im amazed at how good they look on my white stang, nobody has a clue there fake, except me.

    valerie h

    Helpful (2) (1)

  • 3/5

    February 13, 2010

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (79-17 All)

    Race finish

    Love the look of these and finish the hood off nicely. I only rated these with 3 stars because both pins are identical so it is hard to get the mirror image on both sides of the hood i.e. there is no left or right. If they came with left and right then I would give them 5 stars.

    Elmo

    Helpful (1) (0)

  • 5/5

    Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

    March 30, 2013

    easy install

    wow these look great and easy to install less than 15 mins for me and really look nice

    alfy10

    Year: 1984 Submodel: GT Morgantown, WV, USA

    Helpful (1) (1)

  • 5/5

    Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

    September 15, 2012

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (05-14 All)

    Hood Pins

    Theses hood pins are classy and make a different look on your pony! I love them and get bunch of complements there worth the money than drilling into your nice hood.

    StormRaider

    Year: 2006 Submodel: GT Jeff, MO, USA

    Helpful (1) (1)

  • 5/5

    Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

    August 17, 2012

    Review from Modern Billet Chrome Hood Pin Appearance Kit (05-14 All)

    Awsome look for my 11 Mustang

    The hood pins have a great appearance and weight to them. I could tell right away that they are a high quality item. Some people said it was a 15 min install. It took close to 45 min to really measure carefully and to decide where to drill the hole under the hood to secure the cable eye end. Maybe I'm just picky but the time is well spent to get the look just right. I used previous advice and went with the 46inches from top of hood and 12 inches from the edge. I'm a Canadian customer and I was surprised to receive the item in a matter of days and not 4-6 weeks.

    rainman427

    Year: 2011 Submodel: GT Trenton, ON, Canada

    Helpful (1) (1)

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