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Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit w/ Ford Performance Logo (10-14 All)

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  • MPN# M-16826-M

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    Features & Details

    • Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit
    • Laser Engraved Ford Performance Logo
    • Delivers a Polished and Modern Look
    • Eliminates Prop Rod
    • Dual Gas Struts
    • Made From Lightweight Aluminum and Steel
    • Durable Black Powder Coat Finish
    • 90 Lbs. Rating
    • Weighs 1.5 pounds
    • Bolt-On Installation
    • One Year Warranty
    • Fits All 2010 to 2014 Ford Mustangs
    Polished and Modern Appearance. Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit is designed to give your Mustang that much-desired smooth, polished, and modern appearance. This is accentuated by the Ford Performance logo which is laser etched on the kit’s dual gas struts.

    Unbeatable Performance. The presence of the two gas struts makes it easy for you to lift your ride’s hood without worrying about it being brought down by wind. The gas struts have the ability to hold up to ninety pounds and therefore, Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit is strong enough to support both aftermarket hoods and stock hoods.

    Lightweight Yet Durable Construction. Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit is manufactured from lightweight but strong steel and aluminum. This guarantees durability and functionality. In addition, it features an industrial grade black powder coat finish to prevent rust and corrosion. Its brackets are also manufactured from high quality steel to offer reliable support.

    Easy Installation. Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit is installed via a straightforward bolt-on process that doesn’t require any drilling or modifications. Its strong steel brackets are designed to bolt directly to your Mustang’s OEM hood mounts. Basic tools are needed while the entire process lasts approximately thirty minutes.

    Warranty. The product is backed by a one-year warranty against mechanical and structural defects.

    Application. Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit with Ford Performance Logo fits all 2010 to 2014 V6, GT, GT500 and BOSS models.

    Fitment: 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 Details

    CA Residents: Warning: California's Proposition 65

    What's in the Box
    • (1) Hood Strut Kit with Ford Performance Logo
    • (2) Gas Struts
    • (4) Steel Mounting Brackets
    • Installation Manual
    • Installation Hardware
    Installation Info
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    Questions & Answers (4)

    4 Top Rated Questions

    In the past, some hood strut kits seemed to pull the driver's side lower bracket away from the fender at the front edge of the bracket. Do these Ford struts not cause that? Do they pivot more freely than other brand struts? Do they all pivot on the same size ball? Are they all pretty much the same length? Is it possible that the Ford struts might cure a problem with a Brand X kit? Thanks. Alan P

    • When installing the Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit, you may need to realign the hood to ensure there is a proper fit. In order to install, the bolts need to be taken off the hinges, which can cause the hood to move away from the fender. Make sure you check clearance before completely closing the hood. This is common for most aftermarket hood struts because they install with the hinges. Depending on where they mount, the Ford Performance Hood Struts will be the same size and function the same way other aftermarket hood struts do.

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    Will this work with a cervini fiberglass hood? Much lighter than a factory hood.

    • This kit will have a 90lb weight rating and will work with any hoods that are under or equivalent to this weight.

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    Will this be strong enough to hold up an aftermarket hood? I Have a Cervinis stalker II hood which is heavier than the stock hood by quite a bit.

    • It is not typically recommended to run the Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit with aftermarket hoods. This kit will have a 90lb weight rating, so can work with any hoods that are under this, however the increased weight will reduce longevity.

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    Does the price reflect as a set meaning both sides or is it per side.

    • This hood strut kit would include both sides.

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    Customer Reviews (71) Write a Review

    Overall Rating 3.9

    out of 5 stars

    Installation Time:Less than 1 Hour

    • Fit 4.044445 4.0
    • Appearance 4.466667 4.5
    • Bang For Your Buck 4.355556 4.4



    • 5/5

      September 12, 2018

      Great product

      Already had brakets installed. Took less than 5 mins. Will buy again

      NickM

      Year: 2011 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (0)

    • 5/5

      September 09, 2018

      Review from Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit w/ Ford Performance Logo (05-09 All)

      Works good

      Looks good. Works really good too. Only took maybe half hour to install. Worth the money.

      TylerG

      Year: 2006 Submodel: V6

      Helpful (0)

    • 5/5

      September 08, 2018

      Best hood struts

      Bought the Ford Performance hood struts after the MMD ones I had failed after 3 years. These are of much better quality, Easy to install. Look good. They also come with a warranty which the other brand didn't.

      SusieQ10370

      Year: 2011 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (0)

    • 1/5

      September 06, 2018

      Review from Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit w/ Ford Performance Logo (05-09 All)

      Bad product

      awful fitment, tried to install several different times and fix the fitment issue by modifying things and still had hood unaligned with body of car. Will not buy again, go look at redline hood struts, great products.

      JaredP

      Year: 2007 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (0)

    • 4/5

      September 06, 2018

      Review from Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit w/ Ford Performance Logo (05-09 All)

      Hood struts

      Just installed the hood struts, it took about thirty minutes, but heard bad stories about how long they will last, some say a year and other reviews claim two years, now I can find out myself.

      CliftonS

      Year: 2008 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (0)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      July 24, 2018

      Review from Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit w/ Ford Performance Logo (05-14 All)

      Love them.

      Really nice and simple way to clean up under the hood. Looks like they at supposed to be there. Installation was a breeze. 30 45 min tops. Make sure you have a sharp blade to trim some of the plastic.

      NICKV

      Year: 2011 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (1)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      July 23, 2018

      Review from Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit w/ Ford Performance Logo (05-14 All)

      Great product

      Esay to install. Great addition to the car. Makes it safe to show off motor.

      JustinB

      Year: 2007 Submodel: GT500

      Helpful (2)

    • 3/5

      July 20, 2018

      Review from Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit w/ Ford Performance Logo (05-09 All)

      Very weak strut kit

      Hello everybody, this strut kit doesn't hold my hood.

      DimaG

      Year: 2007 Submodel: V6

      Helpful (3)

    • 4/5

      July 18, 2018

      Hood

      Hood struts was a great mod, open the hood in one motion and it stays like most cars

      CharlesJ

      Year: 2013 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (1)

    • 1/5

      July 12, 2018

      Dosn't fit proper

      The kit has a lower height than the prop rod and when trying to close the hood all the way down it takes alot of effort. Not because of the struts but the hood is not aligned proper and i need to shove the sides down after i finally get it closed

      DarrenM

      Year: 2013 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (1)

    • 5/5

      July 08, 2018

      Does the trick

      If you hate that prop rod for holding your hood up, then you need a pair of these hood struts.

      JohnS

      Year: 2013 Submodel: V6

      Helpful (1)

    • 1/5

      Installation Time: Afternoon

      June 25, 2018

      Review from Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit w/ Ford Performance Logo (05-14 All)

      Not a good option

      Tried these out just to find out that they lifted the hood when closed leaving a large gap. Poor design. Returning them.

      RandyW

      Year: 2009 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (3)

    • 5/5

      June 24, 2018

      Excellent product

      I purchased these as a replacement for my existing struts, which were failing after only a few years. I was immediately impressed with the quality of these struts. They seem to have better holding capability than my previous set. I highly recommend them.

      rusty360lcnm

      Year: 2014 Submodel: V6

      Helpful (3)

    • 3/5

      June 22, 2018

      Review from Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit w/ Ford Performance Logo (05-09 All)

      Look Great!

      After trimming and arranging the fit they look nice. I would say though the engineering was not done very well. The fit could be better. Also, in order to have the Ford Performance Logo showing I had to purchase a nylon washer to spin the piston to face out yet be snug.

      WildRide07

      Year: 2007 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (3)

    • 4/5

      June 05, 2018

      Review from Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit w/ Ford Performance Logo (05-09 All)

      Look great

      Not a perfect fit. However they look great once installed.

      RichFLa

      Year: 2009 Submodel: V6

      Helpful (4)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      May 23, 2018

      Review from Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit w/ Ford Performance Logo (05-14 All)

      Easy Install

      Simple install, good product, nice to open the hood and not have to use the prop rod. Looks good too!

      JoeT

      Year: 2010 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (3)

    • 5/5

      May 22, 2018

      Review from Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit w/ Ford Performance Logo (05-09 All)

      Hood Strut Kit

      Easy to install and engine looks much better when displaying at car shows.

      EdmundV

      Year: 2008 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (4)

    • 5/5

      May 19, 2018

      Perfect

      Fomoco should have had these on the car from factory! Install took 20 mins - simple.

      ChristopherM

      Year: 2013 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (3)

    • 5/5

      Installation Time: Less than 1 Hour

      May 10, 2018

      Review from Ford Performance Hood Strut Kit w/ Ford Performance Logo (05-14 All)

      So Nice to not have to use the prop rod!

      Using these during Car Shows is so nice not having to worry about someone hitting the hood support and bending the hood. Well worth the cost for the quality of item received.

      Winomaha

      Year: 2007 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (3)

    • 5/5

      May 03, 2018

      Nice Product

      Nice product, very simple to install. Looks and works great, I will post a picture.

      MikeR

      Year: 2014 Submodel: GT

      Helpful (3)

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