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How to replace inside hood release lever - 2005 Dodge Grand Caravan

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: hood release lever

usually just a cable that needs tightened.. look for screw attached to cable near the latch thats on the hood use a screwdriver to tighten. worked for me ;) goodluck

Posted on Jun 29, 2008

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SOURCE: hood release broke

If cable still attached to broken handle, and you can see cable, use sor something and give it a pull if you need hood open now. if not, stop at dealer a.s.a.p. and grab new handle assy, or autowreckers, and replace it before you destroy cable by using pliers etc.If cable actually broke, see above comment.

Posted on Mar 01, 2009

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SOURCE: Hood release broke inside car. How do you release hood?

see if you can grab the broken cable end with a pair of locking pliars (vise grips) and pull

Posted on Apr 19, 2009

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SOURCE: The hood release lever does not release the hood.

Do you have a new cable?? If not most likely there is a need for it it may be stretched out. You can grab the end of the cable that goes to the release (in the interior) with a pliers and pull it this will finish the cable and a new one will most likely be needed

Posted on Jul 11, 2009

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SOURCE: hood will not open due to the release lever on the

Problem could be the other end of cable came loose from hood release latch under hood. You need to look through the grill closely and see if it did. I have had a few dodge caravans that this has happend to.

Posted on Dec 05, 2009

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99 jimmy. The pull lever inside the vehicle quit working & won't release the hood. How can I release the hood to.open?


The lever is hooked up to a cable, take pliers when the lever is out and pull the cable out more until the hood releases

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Push hood back down hard,then pull on
hood release hard again.If not work,trace wire
inside as far as you can and get grips or pliers
and pul from as far up the line as you can.If it
opens as it should,you can easily unattache wire
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2008 Mitsubishi release cable for Hood not working. When pulling on release inside car, the hood does not pop open to reach under and release the safety latch


I have a similar problem on my 2006 VW Passat.

I'm able to open the hood two ways:
1) ask someone to hold onto the lever inside the car while you try to lift the hood to the point where you can use the unlatch button and open the hood fully.


2) Pull the lever completely open in the car and try to find a thick screwdriver or some thick paper folded up to wedge next to the lever to hold it open while you get out and try to lift the hood to the point where you can use the unlatch button and open the hood completely.


Other than this finding a service manual or tutorial online about how to pull out whatever trim or interior covers you would need to replace the cable fully. There should be a specific replacement guide for this item since I'm sure it happens to car's at least semi-regularly

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I can pop the hood from inside the car but when i go to the front of the car i cant feel the latch but i can see it but it wont move


Is the inside release releaseing the hood? it should be up a couple of inches when you go out to release the lever,,,If it is the lever it could get stuck ,spray some liq,rench or wd-40 right on where the lever turns and work it back and forth and push it as hard as you can should release.

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  1. Locate the interior hood-release lever under the dashboard on the driver's side of the interior of the car.

  2. 2

    Lift up and toward you on the hood release lever. The lever is connected to a cable that releases the hood. The hood will pop up about 1/2 inch when you pull the lever.

  3. 3

    Move to the front of the car and locate the exterior hood-release lever under the front of the hood. It is located near the middle of the vehicle, just beyond where the front edge of the hood meets the body. Lift up on the inner lever.

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    Lift up on the edge of the hood while holding the inner lever in place. When the hood is up, find the hood prop and raise it, setting its tip in the hood-prop mount on the hood, to hold the hood up while you work in the engine bay.



Read more: How to Open the Hood on a Mitsubishi Endeavor ' eHow.com http://www.ehow.com/how_6301122_open-hood-mitsubishi-endeavor.html#ixzz16Ou5FhQF

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How do i open the hood.


there should be a lever that is on the bottom edge of dash that is under the steering wheel along the trim. if the handle is broken you can use pliers to grab the cable and pull it to get the hood to realse. if you found all that and i seems to work ok then when pulling the release lever have a friend hit or shake the hood to get it to pop up a little so that you can open it all the way.

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The hood will not release to open. I released the inside lever & the hood poped up a little. In the grill there is a plastic "T" lever that you pull to release the hood. I have pulled it hard & the...


So I gather that the release inside the car has release the hood's primary catch, but the T handle is not release the secondary catch to allow the hood to fully open.

If this is the case, take some lithium grease or WD-40 (lithium grease is much better and lasts much longer) and spray it onto the catch assembly.

Try pulling on the T handle some more after a few minutes of the grease soaking in and see of that releases.

If that doesn't work, then take a long flat screw driver and press it against the catch gently hit the screw driver with a hammer (you should be trying to push the catch towards the driver's side of the car)
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