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1998 Mercedes-Benz ML320 Question: The hood release handle is not working,is there another way to open hood

 

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didit, San Bernardino, CA, September 01, 2012, 16:36
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The hood release handle appears to be connected in the vehicle,so it must be disconnected at the hood latch.Is there another way to open the hood other than with the handle.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (12960 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper September 01, 2012, 17:11
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    take apart kick panel at handle and pull cable with pliers

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    didit, September 01, 2012, 21:12
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    The handle and cable are connected,I have a feeling it is disconnected at the latch under hood.Is there a way to open hood other than the handle method.Thank for your consideration on this matter.David

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    pushrod, September 02, 2012, 04:32
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    TO AVOID DAMAGE, SUGGEST LETTING A MECHANIC CHECK IT FOR YOU.

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