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chillincarp870

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Hey guy i have a 96 single cab ford ranger. I can't open the hood. When i pull the lever it feels like it just keeps pulling. Any suggestions?? Thanks for any help.

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You can spray some lube through the grill on the latch, or you can get on the lever on the latch with a screw driver to release the latch.

Once you do get it open, lube it good and work it free before c,losing it.

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If you can hear the latch moving (under the hood) your still in good shape. Have somebody pound/pull/push/lift on the hood until it pops.

If you cant hear it than you'll have to get creative with screwdrivers/picks. All you need to do is get the lever that the cable pulls on to move towards the spot where the cable mounts to the latch.

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Yep you can try the Fonz approach with a good bang to the hood while the release handle is pulled. If not like said above and go threw the grille.

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