Hood and Rear Hatch Supports May Fail on Pontiac Firebird

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The hood and rear hatch supports may fail causing the hood or hatch fall back down after being raised to the open position. Replacement of failed supports is recommended.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 89,750 (15,000–145,000)
13 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
19 people reported this problem
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The hood just gave way and fell on my hands
hood & rear hatch will not stay up - not repaired