This often has a picture of a car with an open hood. Some older cars only have an exterior release. Look for a latch under.
A car hood latch should work as designed, keeping the hood shut until you need to open it. Here's what to do if your release becomes stuck.
Hood releases often get stuck, requiring two people to open the car hood: Don't choke up on the cable so far that the latch runs out of travel.
If your BMW hood won't open it could be due to any of the following causes: Broken hood latch release; BMW hood cable is rusted; Broken plastic release under.
B6 Models - A4 Hood Latch Broken - Audi had my car last weekend--washer pump ($ repair). Today, I go to open the hood to add washer fluid and it won't .
Once the hood is open, remove the latch from the hood, reattach it to the frame and replace the cable. You will have to peel back the plastic.
My Volkswagen hood is stuck How to open a broken VW hood the latch area and move one of a very small lever to get it to release, but this.