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Hood Problem, help please!!!

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by pamantea, Oct 6, 2010.

  1. Oct 6, 2010 at 8:55 PM
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    pamantea

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    Hey guys,

    I have a 2010 tacoma, I just finished installing some ebay black headlights and ddm tuning HID lights for my headlights and fogs. They all work which is a great relief. After putting everything back in, (headlights and grill) i closed the hood to pull out so I can aim them. Now I cant open the hood, something seems jammed.....any ideas??????
     
  2. Oct 6, 2010 at 9:06 PM
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    And I cant even move the hood....its like its jammed, the hood release just hits the hood it seems...
     
  3. Oct 6, 2010 at 9:09 PM
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    nm...figured it out...had to go from underneath and whack it, the grill wasnt sitting properly
     
  4. Oct 6, 2010 at 9:10 PM
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  5. Oct 6, 2010 at 9:30 PM
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    Glad I could help.
     
  6. Oct 7, 2010 at 7:48 AM
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    Glad you figured it out!

    I bet it took longer to post that than it did to fix it? :D
     
  7. Oct 7, 2010 at 7:52 AM
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    chris4x4

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    I must have missed it.....Did you tell him to let the air out of the tires?
     
  8. Oct 7, 2010 at 8:12 AM
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    let the air out of the tires and honked the horn. worked great!
     
  9. Oct 7, 2010 at 8:14 AM
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  10. Oct 7, 2010 at 8:16 AM
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    Many times .... when we talk about our problems out loud .... they can be resolved .... oh, nevermind .... I thought I was talking to my shrink ..... :cool:.

    ps .... glad it worked out for you.
     
  11. Oct 7, 2010 at 3:04 PM
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    I told him to heat up his tires with a tiger torch.
     
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