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inside hood latch does not open...tried pulling the wire with pliers

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inside hood latch does not open. I have tried pulling the wire with pliers from the inside but latch does not pop open. How can I open the hood
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Mercury
Expert:  Superbob replied 6 years ago.
Have an assistant pull the lever while you bang down and then pull up on the hood, once open spray it down with a good aerosol lubricant and cycle it latched with the shaft of a screw driver and have the assistant release it from the control several times as it is probably either gummed up with road debris or rust
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