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Cant open hood!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Elite Explorer 911!' started by sloxploder, December 20, 2004.

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  1. sloxploder

    sloxploder Member

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    I Cnat Get My Damn Hood Open And My Battery's Dead. I Guess I Screwed It Up Taking The Dash Apart. The Whole Damn Assembly Pulls Down With The Lever, Someone Help. I Tried Holding It Up But Its Now Freakin Working, Im Getting Really Pissed
     
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  3. ThespecialistKC

    ThespecialistKC Member

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    sOUNDS tO mE lIKE yOU nEED tO tAKE aPART tHE dASH aND aDJUST tHE cABLE tHAT pULLS tHE hOOD lATCH. sOUDS lIKE iT iSN'T pULLING eNOUGH. oR rEACH uP fROM uNDERNEATH aND mANUALLY oPEN tHE hOOD.
    gOOD lUCK.

    kC
     
  4. hitman17mk

    hitman17mk New Member

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    the level mounts to a metal plate if u take one hand and hold the bottom part then pull on the handle it should pop, i had that prop once when i was to lazy tpo screw it back in
     
  5. jgilbs

    jgilbs Elite Explorer

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    reach through the grille with a pair of pliers and grip the release cable for the hood. twist, and the mecahnism will pop. this is how we pop hoods when we need to disable the battery in a bad accident.
     
  6. ExplorerSportNu

    ExplorerSportNu Well-Known Member

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    Now why in the hell did you post like that? It makes me queezy just reading it [​IMG] :rolleyes:
     






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