How to Open a Car Hood If the Latch Is Broken?

Answer The hood latch on any car is used to connect the hood release cable to the hood locking mechanism. If it breaks you will no longer be able to open the hood using the hood release in the inside of t... Read More »

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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 »

How to Open a Hood When the Latch Is Broken?

Most cars have a cable on the driver's side that, when pulled, will release the latch on the front hood of the car. When the hood won't open, it can mean either the cable leading to the latch is br... Read More »

How to Open a 1989 Corvette Car Hood If the Latch Is Broken?

The 1989 Chevrolet Corvette is equipped with a one-piece fiberglass hood that lifts up from the rear edge toward the front of the car. There's a latch on each rear corner of the hood. The latches a... Read More »

How to Replace a Broken Hood Latch Cable on a 91' Mercury Sable?

The 1991 Mercury Sable features a hood release lever inside the passenger cabin. The lever allows the primary hood latch to be released from within the vehicle. The hood release lever operates by p... Read More »