my cougar's hood has been broken for about 6 years now, it takes 2 people to open it but one sticks a long screw driver in where you normally would pull on the cable there is like a little button that you push and the other person needs to lift on the hood while you are pushing the button with the screw driver.
HOW DO I OPEN HOOD ON CAR WHEN CABLE IS BROKEN
how to open hood with a broken cable on a 1994 ford explorer
you get the cable fixed then open it
How to open of my BMW 745LI Yr 2003 hood ,whose Hood latch is broken while tried to open the hood
how to get a 2001 isuzu trooper hood open if release cable is broken
If the cable isn't broken then you shouldn't have any issues opening the hood...
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.
my hood stuck on left side
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.
Take it to a body shop as they have to open then on wrecks.
where your latch is broken at you can use a pair of pliers and pull the exposed cable wire and it should open best thing when u open it replace the cable wire
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
You can still pull the cable. Reach under the dash you should be able to find it
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
To open the hood on a 2001 mercury cougar when the hood latch cable snaps you will need to release the mechanism from the underside. You will need a mechanics prybar and look up from underneath the car, place the screwdriver tip in the release mechanism and turn.
Mid-America Motorworks sells a tool for this.
Use a set of pliers to pull the cable even if the plastic latch is broken...
you don't on your own the dealer could do it
grab the broken end of the cable with vice grips and pull it
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.
Depends where the cable is broken. At very worst you must get under the front of the car behind the bumper reaching up to the hood latch and releasing it.
if you look up under the hood in front there a little slider that the cable runs to you can slide it and it should pop
Try using a coat hanger with the ends cut off and bend it into shape to get under the hood and pull the cable release.