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My 55 bel air 2dr sedan's hood will not go all the way down on the rear corners. After closing I normally push down on both corners. The hood is about 1/2 " raised. What is the procedure to remedy this problem or do I need new hinges? Thanks
 

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lots of threads on this, just type in hood adjustment in the search window.
2 things you need to do is make sure all pivot points are well lubricated and next you can add a shim under the hinge to hood upper bolt. Several other things you can try and are explained in the threads, This is a common issue
 

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lots of threads on this, just type in hood adjustment in the search window.
2 things you need to do is make sure all pivot points are well lubricated and next you can add a shim under the hinge to hood upper bolt. Several other things you can try and are explained in the threads, This is a common issue
Good advice from Topdog here.....I just did exactly what he is talking about regarding the shim treatment on the upper bolt of the hinge. Had to experiment with different size shims till we found the right thickness for the job, but eventually, it went into place.
 
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