"HELP" Broken Hood Cable-Need to Open It


Old 03-21-08, 10:33 PM
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"HELP" Broken Hood Cable-Need to Open It

Hello and thanks. I have a 2000 Chev. S-10 and the hood latch is broke on the inside. Any advice for opening the hood from the outside and making the repair will be greatly appreciated. Have a great day.
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Old 03-22-08, 12:22 PM
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If you can reach through the grill with a pair of pliers then you MIGHT be able to grab the latch that way and tug it away. I know it works on older cars, but not sure about the 2k S-10.

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........ if you can grab the cable either under the dash or thru the grille and pull, that will open it also.
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