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My hood release cable either came loose or broke. Could I just get under the car and pull the cable? If so where is it located?

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Hi Amanda,
The hood latch is accessible from an opening underneath the vehicle located in the fascia, very near the front (in front of the radiator). There is an 'arm'-like lever (also called the latch "pawl") that projects forward from the latch and if you pull that lever one way or the other (side ways I believe) it will release the hood latch. Then you can replace the cable.
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Roland

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