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Q: How do you release the hood if hood release cable is broken?
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Broken hood release cable town and country?

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.


How do i open the hood on a 2000 beetle if the hood release lever is broken inside the 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


Hood release tab broken from inside - how to open hood and replace the hood release lever?

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 do you open an Audi hood when the release cable is broken?

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How do you open the hood on your 1990 Dodge Ram if the hood release cable has broken?

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How can you open your 2002 Kia Spectra hood if the cable release is broken?

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.


How do you open the hood of a 2002 Saturn Vue if the hood cable is broken?

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.


How do you open hood of Isuzu Trooper 2001 if latch is broken?

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How do you open the hood on a 98 Windstar with a broken hood release cable?

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.


How do you get the hood up on a Buick LeSabre when it will not release to the safety catch?

That depends on a few things. If the cable has broken at the release handle, you can use Vice Grips or pliers to grab the end of the cable and pull. If the hood is stuck down you can have a helper pull up on the hood while you work the release in the car. If the cable has broken at the latch consult a pro for help. If you get a helper to hold the the hood release open on the inside and tap lightly, with the side of your fist, on the front of your hood just above the grill. This will usually work if the cable is not broken.


Can the broken hood release cable for a 1996 Jeep Cherkee Sport be reattached at the pull handle by crimping it together?

Yes you can crimp the hood release cable back to the handle.


How do you get the hood up if the hood release cable is broken?

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 own a 88 Chevy beretta the hood release cable is broken how can you open the hood?

my Beretta is a 94 and it hood release is broke just the silver cable show ,,, i use needle nose pliers and pull it !


How do you open the hood on a 1999 VW Passat with broken hood release?

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


How do you repair a broken hood release?

depends on the problem, it could be the hood release cable, or the latch. latch is very simple, the cable is also simple, just more of a routing problem.


How do you open the hood on a 1989 Cadillac DeVille when the cable is broken?

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How can you open the hood on a 1984 Cavalier if the hood release cable is broken?

Take it to a body shop as they have to open then on wrecks.


How do you replace the hood release cable on a 1997 Pontiac Sunfire?

If it is broken and the hood closed take it to the body shop.


How do you open the hood on a 1984 Corvette if the hood release cable is broken?

Mid-America Motorworks sells a tool for this.


How do you release a hood latch with a broken cable on a 1988 Sunbird?

If you can still see the wire, use pliers and pull, it should release the hood.


How do you open hood of ford ranger when release cable is broke?

grab the broken end of the cable with vice grips and pull it


How to Open hood with a broken cable on 1994 Ford Explorer?

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How do you open the hood on a 1999 VW Jetta with broken hood release?

If the hood release on a VW Jetta is broken, whether its the cable or the plastic piece, you will need to remove the center shield under the vehicle. It is connected by four screws. Reach up under the vehicle and manually push the hood cable down with your hands to pop it open.


Where do you locate the hood latch under the hood when the cable is broken?

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Hood release cable not attached how can I open hood 95 Grand Am?

To open the hood on a '95 Grand Am, when the release cable is unattached, the grill must be removed. Once the grill is removed, the hood release lever may be reached with a pair of long pliers. Raise the hood and trace the cable to see where it has come undone. If it has come undone at the release?æ lever, it may be reattached. If it has broken, it will need replaced.