How Does a Hood Latch Work?

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How to Open a Car Hood When the Latch Doesn't Work?

Normally when you open the hood on your car, you pull the release latch located on the interior driver's side. Sometimes the release latch can break or stick. The hood release cable can break or se... Read More »

How to Open a Hood on a Geo Tracker When the Hood Latch Cable Is Broken?

The hood latch cable on a Geo Tracker is made from braided steel wire. This cable runs through a piece of small-diameter plastic conduit and terminates at the hood latch release lever inside the ve... Read More »

My Hood Won't Latch?

Most automobiles contain a driver's side cable that causes the latch on the hood to open when you pull it. If your hood does not latch, you might have a broken latch cable or an issue with the asse... Read More »

How to Repair an S-10 Hood Latch?

The hood latch on your Chevy S-10 is comprised of two parts. The bottom half is the stationary latch. It is mounted in front of your radiator on the frame. The second half is the spring-loaded leve... Read More »