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Hood Release #375728 Jan 16, 7:37am Jan 16, 7:37am
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Hood Release
I went out to jump my car today, and i went to pull my Hood release level, and it moves but it won't pop the Hood. There is a lot of tension in the lever. I'm not gonna yank it, casue i dont want to break it. . .

is there an emergency one somewhere?

No one has touched the car, so i dont know how it happens. . . all i can come up with, is that its frozen, but i dont think it is?


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Re: Hood Release [Re: Mp3Supply] #375729 Jan 16, 7:56am Jan 16, 7:56am
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was it cold there? if it was then thats probably it, keep trying till it opens

Re: Hood Release [Re: Clos] #375730 Jan 16, 9:26am Jan 16, 9:26am
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yeah its been freezing. . .


so retarted


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Re: Hood Release [Re: Mp3Supply] #375731 Jan 16, 9:34am Jan 16, 9:34am
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Probably Frozen... or your lever may be loose, like the screws that hold it, and may be wiggling too much and it won't pop :shrugs:

If you can get it to pop up half way take a flashlight and have a look under there and see if you can see what it is, if it's the "frozen" thought, then just pour a little hot water on there. thumbsup

Re: Hood Release [Re: hkysk8r86] #375732 Jan 16, 10:17am Jan 16, 10:17am
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it poped ... i just had to pull it kinda hard. . . werid. . .


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