This started happening when the alternator went out. Since then it will not stay up.
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2000 Ford Explorer Question: When hood is raised it will not stay up. What would cause this?
Answer #1pushrod November 14, 2013, 14:18Master
Replace or have 'both' the hood lift/supports replaced. Avalilable at most parts stores. NAPA's part # BK 8195684
Thay loose pressure over the years and fail at 'any' given time.
Answer #2Greg's Orange Auto (12262 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper November 15, 2013, 06:11Master
hood lift shocks bad