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Experience:  Technician at Wile Hyundai
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How many years have you worked on a KIA Amanti? 2004, The

Customer Question

How many years have you worked on a KIA Amanti?
JA: What year is your Amanti?
Customer: 2004
JA: Are you fixing your Amanti yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: The hood release got disconnected, and I can't get the hood open
JA: Do you hear a thunk when you pull the lever?
Customer: the link has been disconnected when the radiator was replaced
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: How do I access or bypasss the hood latch?
Submitted: 5 days ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  Andrew Martin replied 4 days ago.

Hello, unfortunately there is no way to bypass the hood latch. Usually when this happens the only thing to do is raise the vehicle in the air and try to reach up from the bottom with a screwdriver or pliers and either push the latch open from the bottom or pull the cable from the bottom. No easy solution unfortunately but it can be done.

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