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How do you open the hood to a 1986 Honda Civic with a broken hood latch cable?

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  • little bobby Oct 09, 2009

    The cable is not broken the latch seems to be gamed

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Slide under car in front center and slightly on the driver's side.
Reach really high and find the broken cable and tug to the right (towards the driver side tire). You may want to use a flashlight and locking pliers.

Posted on Oct 07, 2009

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If cable visible grab with vise grip and pull if no access to cable use a hanger and reach up under car behind grill and hook catch and pull down on latch

Posted on Oct 07, 2009

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