Question about 2002 Honda Odyssey
Hood will not stay down latched
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: my honda odyssey 2002 hood
SOUND LIKE YOUR HOOD LATCH IS STUCK IN THE RELEASE POSITION. YOU CAN DO TWO THINGS. REPLACE YOUR HOOD LATCH OR PUSH THE LATCH BACK INTO POSITION MANUALLY EVERYTIME YOU OPEN YOUR HOOD. IT'S EASY. FIRST CHECK YOUR HOOD RELEASE LEVER (DRIVER SIDE KICK PANEL)AND MAKE SURE IT'S MOVING FREELY. IF LEVER IS OK,GO TO YOUR HOOD LATCH. LOOK TO THE RIGHT OF THE LATCH (LOOK DOWN FROM THE TOP VIEW)AND YOU'LL SEE A SMALL METAL BAR WITH A SPRING PULLING DOWN ON IT(MIGHT NEED FLASH LIGHT TO SEE BAR AND SPRING). TAKE A FLATHEAD SCREWDRIVER AND PUSH DOWN ON THE METAL BAR WHERE SPRING CONNECT. THE BAR SURE MOVE ABOUT 1/4 INCH DOWN. CLOSE YOU HOOD AND YOU'RE DONE. YOU JUST HAVE TO PUSH THE BAR DOWN EVERYTIME YOU OPEN IT.
Posted on Dec 14, 2010
It is possible the latch needs a clean and relube. clean area in latch with brake clean or similar product and lube with white lithium grease.
the stops on the front corners are too high and need adjustment.
also make sure the latch is in the open position it may have gotten stuck.
Posted on Jul 14, 2012
you need a 1/4 in. drive 10 mm swivel socket extension and ratchet look though grill with flash light three bolts hold latch in place remove bolts and hood will open
Posted on Jul 29, 2012
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