you have to replace it
HOW DO I OPEN HOOD ON CAR WHEN CABLE IS BROKEN
Yes you can crimp the hood release cable back to the handle.
how to open hood with a broken cable on a 1994 ford explorer
dodge truck broken hood latch
If the cable isn't broken then you shouldn't have any issues opening the hood...
you get the cable fixed then open it
If you can find the cable under the hood, or if you can get to the cable where it's broken, a pair of vise-grips and a healthy pull should open it up.
If the cable is broken, tke it to the body shop as they have to open hoods on wrecks.
If the hood cable is broken on a Geo Prizm, the only option is to open the hood from underneath the vehicle. It is best to put the car up on a hoist and use a pole to trip the hood latch.
Hood release cable has connector nuts on both ends of the cable. Loosen the connector nuts. Remove the cable retainers. The cable will come off and can be replaced with a new hood release cable.
REACH THROUGH THE GRILL WITH A SCREWDRIVER, THERE IS A SMALL NOTCH ON THE HOOD LATCH TWIST THE SCREWDRIVER IN THAT NOTCH REACH THROUGH THE GRILL WITH A SCREWDRIVER, THERE IS A SMALL NOTCH ON THE HOOD LATCH TWIST THE SCREWDRIVER IN THAT NOTCH
If the cable release is broken for the hood on a 2002 Kia Spectra, a person could crawl under the car and see if they can locate the broken part of the cable. If it is still attached to the hood, they could pull it to trip the hood latch. Otherwise, the car will have to be put on a hoist, and a long pole used to trip the hood latch.
IF the Cable is broken on the hood latch, I used a long, flat head screwdriver. Locate the eyelet under the hood, and push it with the screwdriver. It's difficult, but it works. Replace the hood latch before you close the hood. Good zluck.
You can try unscrewing the grille and getting your hand or tools up to the latch.
If it is just the plastic handle broken, behind that is the cable that opens the hood. Just grab the cable with a pair of pliers and pull. You can probably just replace the inside handle and not have to run a new cable.
How to open of my BMW 745LI Yr 2003 hood ,whose Hood latch is broken while tried to open the hood
my hood stuck on left side
how to get a 2001 isuzu trooper hood open if release cable is broken
You can still pull the cable. Reach under the dash you should be able to find it
To open the hood latch on a 1996 Buick Park Avenue, the car needs to be put up on a hoist or jacked up. Then a long pole is needed to trip the hood latch. The cable can then be repaired for the hood latch before it is closed again.
if you can pull out the cable cut off some of the cable were you can see the wire inside and pull the cable to open
Our 2004 Saturn Vue hood release can be opened (if the cable is not broken) by disconnecting the cable from the back of the release lever, grabbing the ball on the end of the cable with some large pliers ("channel locks") and pulling hard. A metal "wire keeper" bracket clamped to the cable end under the hood to serve as a spacer and the release lever works.