MRT Hood Struts for 1994-2004 Mustangs eliminate the need for the factory hood prop rod and give you a clean and functional "performance look." Our No-Drill Hood Struts give show Mustangs an impressive look that sets them apart from the crowd, without giving them a permanent handicap. Your Mustang deserves better than to have holes drilled into its hood. The MRT Hood Strut Kit reuses OEM factory attachment points. They are very easy to install -- all you'll need is a 10mm wrench. Unlike other available kits, MRT Hood Struts require absolutely NO DRILLING and no extra bolts during installation. Simply bolt the kit on and go! Team MRT engineered and manufactured the MRT Hood Strut Kits for 1994-2004 Mustangs in the United States. We designed these Hood Struts to work with the factory hood. If you have an aftermarket hood, our tech team may be able to assist you in the adjustment process or provide you with a higher or lower pressure gas strut.Please contact us at (734) 455-5807 for more information. Struts in the kit are finished in black. Brackets are made out of high-quality steel for utmost durability. They come standard with a quality Black PowderCoat Finish. MRT can also paint your brackets in any paint color. Please provide a paint code when ordering. There is an $40 fee for this service and does require a 1-2 week lead time. Please contact MRT at (734) 455-5807 if you have any questions about these custom finishes. MRT Hood Struts are rigorously engineered by Team MRT in Plymouth, MI. MRT Hood Struts are Made-in-America.NOTE: THE MRT HOOD STRUTS ARE DESIGNED TO WORK WITH STOCK OEM HOOD. AFTERMARKET HOODS MAY REQUIRE DIFFERENT CYLINDERS. THE WEIGHT OF THE AFTERMARKET HOOD WILL BE REQUIRED TO SUPPLY YOU WITH THE APPROPRIATE CYLINDERS. PLEASE CONTACT MRT FOR MORE INFORMATION.