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Hood latch will not open

How can I get the hood open? the lever below the dash has always worked until today. there has not been any front end accident

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  • n_w_clerk Jan 24, 2009

    I recently replaced the hood on my 1996 volvo 850, and when I tried to open it (after closing the new hood for the first time) nothing happened. No click, nothing.

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Check the easy way first, get someone to help you, have him to pull the lever below the dash, and you pull the hood up, that should work. There is a small release latch under the hood that isn't getting teh bump to push up on the hood, however, that one is hard to fix. If that doen't work, check the cable running to the lever.

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