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2001 GMC: hood latch..unbolted..release..the plastic grommet that

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2001 GMC Jimmy hood latch assembly replacement...assembly is unbolted from body, end of release cable is "unclipped". How do I remove the cable from the assembly without damaging the plastic "grommet" that holds it to the assembly?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Dave Nova replied 7 years ago.



  • Place a flat-bladed tool into the cable clip.
  • Pry the cable clip open in order to remove the cable.
  • Pry the cable housing from the primary latch.
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