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1998 Honda Accord Question: how can I open the hood if the cable is broken



, Austin, TX, September 02, 2011, 09:22

the cable for the hood came loose so now i can not open the hood

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, September 02, 2011, 11:06

    Can you grab the inner cable inside the car with a small vise grips? If not it is difficult. You would need a second Honda like yours, look at where and how the cable pulls the lock and then use a coat hanger in a similar way to breaking into a car.

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    , September 02, 2011, 11:25

    Okay, the cable has come all the way out from under the hood

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