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January 8, 2009, 1:30 pm


Question: how do i open the hood of a 1948 international

My parents have had a 1948 international truck sitting in the barn for years and I want to start cleaning it up and eventually get it running. however I'm not sure where the latch release for the hood is and am afraid of breaking something on it. So any advice would be welcome

February 2, 2009, 8:17 pm

Darryl M

the hood release is in the grill. I use to drive a 1948 KB2 that my grand dad got new 48 and I love it. 2 weeks after I got marrried he sold it for $200.00 I wanted to CRY.. Good lock on it.

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