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Hi. how can i open the hood with a snapped release cable?

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  • liamhenryf Sep 15, 2010

    I am looking for info specific to this vehicle (1998 Volvo v70 xc). And please note that I am unable to cut the cable and access the core from within the inside of the car.

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You have to get a hold of the cable where it broke on the inside of the car by the hood release.

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Hi. This is a hard one it depends on where it broke,can you cut the housing to get to cable core and pull with pleirs, if it snapped at latch then you will need to remove the grill or go from the bottom and try to hit the release the same wat the cable did,sometime if you grab the cable near the latch and pull hard it will open, good luck.

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