i have a Chevy s-10 1990 and the hood wont release, and the latch is broke. what should i do
You can take the front grill off, with some T20 screws on the front of the car. You will see the hood release cable, and the mechanism that it attaches to. Just look at it, and you will be able to figure out how to open it from there.
a pry bar
BMW Hoods slide forward, open from the back and raise up vertical . ;)
Pull on the hood release handle under the dash driver side. Then go to the front of the car, lift the hood slightly to access the secondary hood catch. Release it and open the hood.Pull on the hood release handle under the dash driver side. Then go to the front of the car, lift the hood slightly to access the secondary hood catch. Release it and open the hood.
Pull the hood release
go through the grill and use a heavy duty screwdriver to pry back the latch
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
The hood release is inside. Once you have pulled the release the hood opens backwards.
I had this problem with my 1990 sedan deville: I put the car on jack stands and located the hood release cable which runs thru the fire wall to the hood latch and is located on the right hand side of the car when facing the grill. From underneath the car I gave the cable a hard jerk and it released the hood.There is no other way to open the hood
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.
The hood on a 1995 BMW is opened by locating the hood release below and to the left of the steering column. It is pulled outward to release the hood and the latch under the lip of the hood is lifted to open the hood.
my 1998 mountaineer hood release will not work. Is there another way to open it?
To open the hood of a Mercedes GLK 350, pull the hood release handle. The hood release handle is located under the driver's side dashboard.
Sure, the hood release is not electrical it is mechanical. Just open the door with your key and pull the hood release.
Get someone to hold the hood release lever while you pull up on the hood.
How do you open the hood on a 1990 mercedes
To open the hood on a 2002 Toyota Camry when the hood release cord is not working properly, jack up the car and use a long pole underneath to trip the hood latch. Replace or repair the cord before closing the hood.
Find the hood control on the driver side of the car or try working the hood latch.
Climb under the front of the engine compartment with a coat hanger and a flashlight, reach up and grab the latch and pull it down.
You pull the release under the dash, and release the secondary catch under the hood.
Bang on the hood while you have someone hold the release
Take it to a body shop as they have to open then on wrecks.
how do you open the hood of a 2003 volvo s 80 when the latch will not release