Mechanics

HOOD RELEASE

2000 Volvo S70

If the hood release breaks, how else can I open the hood on a volvo s70
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Sandra Cooper
July 6, 2011.



Unfortunatly the manufactures don't provide an ALT way. Usually end up removing front grill ect. Did handle break or did cable and pulled out handle with couple feet of line?

Docfixit
Jul 6, 2011.
The cable broke away from the handle

Tiny
Sandra Cooper
Jul 6, 2011.
You may be able to cut cable sheath back and grab steel cable with Vise Grips and open

Docfixit
Jul 6, 2011.
Is the cable sheath inside the car. Will I have to remove the dash

Tiny
Sandra Cooper
Jul 6, 2011.
Where handle was is where cable sheath attaches to bracket

Docfixit
Jul 6, 2011.