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My 2002 subarue foresters battery is dead, electric locks won't open, key won't work in lock. How do i manually pop the hood w/o access to the cabin

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This can be a very difficult procedure and sometimes not possible on certain makes and models. It may be easier to gently pry the top of the door away from the vehicle and insert a small wedge to keep it ajar. Take apart a coat hanger and insert through door opening and with hook end grab door lock and open.

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