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Opening the hood on a 1994 buick leSabre

The pirmary latch is stuck and will not disengage when I pull the lever in the cab. We desprately need to get in there to do maintenence. Is there a way to get the thing open?

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Sometimes you can see the bolts hold the latch on and remove then with a 10 mm socket

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I have the same car with the same problem. You have to hit the hood just to the right of the latch for it to pop open.

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