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Cable unlatched how do i open the hood - 1987 GMC S-15 Pickup

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Underneath the vehicle you should be able to see the cable yank on it and it should pop the hood if it detatched from the latch then take it to a shop and have them remove the grill to get at the latch and pop the hood

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