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I have a Mercedes C230 and the pull out hood latch broke

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I have a Mercedes C230 and the pull out hood latch broke off. How can I open the hood.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Lou P. master tech replied 1 year ago.

Hello. If the "tongue" that sticks out of the grill is the one that broken off all you need is a wire hanger or a long angled pick to grab the arm and pull it towards you. This is extremely common failure and all hope is not lost. It is easy to pull you just need to grab the correct spot with a wire hanger. Give it a try and let me know. I'll help you with this. Lou

Expert:  Lou P. master tech replied 1 year ago.

hello, have you been able to open the hood? was i helpful?please let me know.,
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