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can someone tell me where can i find the small spring that goes under the hood latch of my 49 chevy pickup.

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can someone tell me where can i find the small spring that goes under the hood latch of my 49 chevy pickup.
Call up 47/53 chev p/u parts on google, that's a pretty common truck.

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I used the following hood latch spring from Chev's of the 40s on my 48 chevy 1/2 ton. I don't know if it is the exact size as the stock spring, but it fits my stock spring cup.
Keith

SPRING -HOOD LATCH, STAINLESS
Item # 3658835S 41-50

Spring
Hood latch spring, stainless.

**Sits in spring cup**

Spring cup sold separately #3658835PC or #3658835C.


This part fits most 1941 1942 1946 1947 1948 1949 1950 Chevrolet Cars Exceptions may apply. Please read the complete description to see if this part fits your specific vehicle and application.
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i can tell ya you need to look under the rear axle right next to the lawn chair
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i can tell ya you need to look under the rear axle right next to the lawn chair
Smart***, thats what I was going to say.
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