Quik Latch Frequently Asked Questions
Can Quik Latch Products Be Painted?
Yes, Quik Latch products can be painted. A few sample cars in the 'completed installs' link show how they look when painted.
Are Quik Latch Products Lockable?
The Low Profile Quik-Latch Hood Pins are now available with a locking option..
Can I remove my stock hood latch now that I have the Quik Latch system?
For liability purposes, we do not advise removing the stock hood latch.
How much does one Quik Latch set weigh?
One complete Quik Latch hood pin set weighs 16 ounces (1 pound).
Do Quick Latch sets come with mounting brackets for the pin studs?
No. Due to the fact that every make and model is different, custom mounting brackets will need to be created to fit the needs of each make and model.
What tools are needed to install a Quik Latch set?
1 1/2" hole saw 1 1/16" wrench (2) 3/16" drill bit at least 2" long 3/32" allen wrench Loc-tite thread lock center punch and hammer. If you need to fabricate mounting brackets, you will need fabrication equipment as well.
What hardware is included with a Quik Latch set?
For the hood pin sets: 2 - Quik Latch bodies 2 - Retaining rings 4 - 7/16" stainless steel nuts 4 - 7/16" stainless steel washers 4 - 10x32x1" set screws 2 - Hood pin studs
The mini Quik-Latches are sold as individual latches and include the following with each latch: 1 - Latching Body 1 - Latching body retaining nut 1 - mounting stud 2 - washers 2 - mouting stud nuts
Will Quik Latch products rust?
Quik Latch products are made of T6 aluminum and stainless steel and they will not rust.
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June 16th, 2017
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