Take a thin metal ruler or a thin screw driver and try to push in the latch. This will bend the latch so it'll open, then when it's fixed, you just bend it back.
On many more recent cars (since 1985) the first aid is to open the trunk, locate the tank cover cable, and ease back on it whilst trying to lift the cap. If that opens it, feel for cover spring action; the spring is on the side opposite the latch and often fatigues in half. These springs are almost impossible to find. If the cover won't open it may be warped due to a zealous station attendant etc. Usually you can unwarp it with care not to foul up the hinge.
Otherwise, the cable has slipped on its clamp at one end or the other. Usually the cable needs to be replaced by a mechanic.
The release lever is on drivers side floor by the seat there is also lever for the trunk right in front of it
The lever beside the drivers seat lifts for opening the boot and you push down on that lever to open the fuel cover.
a hood release lever is a lever that releases the hook in the front of the car so it can pop open.
Some cars have an auxilary release lever/wire located in the trunk. Short of that, you may be able to locate the activation line from underneath the release lever housing and pull it manually.
Yes you can on some vehicles, you just need to disable or remove the latch that holds the cover closed. Some vehicles if you do this the cover will just stay open because of the spring that helps to open it once you pull the release lever.
There is NO switch or lever for the gas cap cover on a newer SLK280. To open the cover, just "press" on the left-hand side of the cover and it will pop open. To close it, simply swing the cover to the left and press down until it latches.
simple there isn't one..you flip it open by hand silly! :P it's a econmy car
To open the hood on the 2000 Beetle if the hood release lever is broken inside the car, you can remove the glove compartment of the vehicle and find the release cable inside the dashboard. Pull the cable to open the hood. You will then need to replace the hood release lever.?æ
you replace the spring inside the gas cap that pushes the door open
The BMW hood latch release lever is located on the floor, next to the drivers seat. Pull the lever upward to release the hood latch.
The easiest way to open up your hood is to have someone pull the hood release lever for you. While they are pulling on the lever, you can then pull up on the hood.
by pulling the release lever under the dushboard.
It is defective if it is shorted, leaky or open.. To determine if it is open, just test it with a multitester
Next to impossible. A new release lever will need to be installed. Take it to the Toyota dealer ... they built it, they know how to repair it.
the bonnet release lever on my 1991 205 is underneath the glovebox on the side by the door, and when the bonnet pops open, there is a small catch roughly in the centre, push it up (towards the bonnet) and pull the bonnet open.
Check under the dash lower lefthand side. The lever should be next to the hood release lever.
on the inside panel of the trunk door on the right side middle section there is a little plastic cover it is square remove this cover and inside u will find a small black lever move lever replace cover and that should do it.
The bonnet release lever is at the foot of the front passenger.
Mine gets stuck when it is cold. I just tap it(rather hard) a few times and it comes unstuck, then you have to lift the release lever again
You can open a hood on a 1995 Chrysler LeBaron convertible gtc from the outside if your lever is broken. All you have to do is get a pair of vise grips and pull the cable which will release the hood.
There is a small yellow lever located below the Dodge emblem. Carefully pulling this lever will release the catch on the hood, enabling it to be opened.
Get someone to hold the hood release lever while you pull up on the hood.
Use emergency release lever in the trunk side to open the fuel door.
Same problem on my 2005 Honda Civic. Any one has the answer?