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Hood release broke

My hood release lever in the car broke. how do i get my hood open? The car is a 2000 Intrepid.

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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.

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You are going to have to either remove the panneling to get at the cable and pull it with vise grip or try to get up inside the hood from the front and release the latch that way . either way is going to be tough to get to.

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