Hood Opener Cable Replacement

  • Put on gloves to protect your hands.
  • Take care not to scratch the body and related parts.

1.Remove these items:

2.Disconnect the hood opener cable (A) from the hood latch (B), and remove the bolts (C), then remove the hood release handle (D).


3.Using a clip remover, detach the clips (E), and remove the cable from the clip (F). Remove the grommet (G) from the body, then remove the hood opener cable from the vehicle. Take care not to bend the cable.

4.Install the cable in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:

  • Replace any damaged clips.
  • Route the cable through the hole (H) in the body.
  • Make sure the hood opens properly and locks securely.