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Experience:  ASE Master certified, 30 years experience. Auto troubleshooting, electrical , ABS, SRS, EFI system
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Cant open my 2004 kia amanti hood..inside lever does not

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cant open my 2004 kia amanti hood..inside lever does not release when pulled
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  Jerry replied 1 year ago.

Hello. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist you today.

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The best way to open the hood is to have someone push down on it while you are pulling the cable.

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If you can access any part of the cable from under the hood, in the grill area, you can cut the outer housing and strip it to where you can grab the cable itself and pull on it, (while someone pushes down on the hood)

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If need be then you will have to lay down under the front of the vehicle and reach up in there with a screwdriver and activate the latch, where the cable goes.

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The only other way would be to get in there with a small wrench, and unbolt the latch itself.

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Thanks

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