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October 26, 2009, 1:53 pm

Carla P

Question: Best way to fix a hood that does not open ?

It was slightly bumped ...the hood moved a 1/3 forward ...the hood only opens 1/2 way .

October 28, 2009, 5:46 pm

Tyler O

Probably best to replace the hood and hinges. Consult a body shop.

Otherwise you'll need to first get it open. Crawl under the car and pull the release cable manually.

Otherwise, you might have to cut it free, meaning you'll need a new hood.

A experienced body tech should be able to give you several estimates for repair.

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