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               Quik Latch Frequently Asked Questions

How do I go about filing a warranty/defect claim?

Click the Contact Usat the top of the page for detailed warranty claim instructions.

Can Quik Latch Products Be Painted?

Yes, Quik Latch products can be painted. A few sample cars in the “Cars with Quik-Latch' link show how they look when painted.

Are Quik Latch Products Lockable?

The Low Profile QL-50 and QL-38 Series 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?

The QL-50 Series weigh 18oz and the QL-38 Series weigh 8oz.

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?

Please see the “Instructions” tab at the top for a list of required/recommended tools.

What hardware is included with a Quik Latch set?

For the QL-50 Series hood pin sets: 2 - Quik Latch bodies - 2 - Foam Rings 2 - Retaining rings 4 - 1/2" Stainless steel nuts 4 - 1/2" Stainless steel washers 4 - 10x32x1" set screws 2 - Hood pin studs - 1 - Tube green tread locker

For the QL-38 Series hood pin sets: 2 - Quik Latch bodies 2 - Retaining rings 4 - 3/8" Stainless steel nuts 4 - 3/8" Stainless steel washers - 2 - Hood pin studs - 1 - Tube green thread locker

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 - Mounting stud nuts

Will Quik Latch products rust?

Quik Latch products are made of T6 aluminum and stainless steel and they will not rust.


All vehicles that Quik-Latch are installed on must have the Factory or other safety catch. Failure         

to have safety latch may cause hood to come up while driving. Before driving vehicle make sure          

that button is flush with the body to insure that latch is in the engaged position.