Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: How do I open the hood?

asked by on

How do I open the hood?

A: Opening the hood is very easy, and only tak...

Opening the hood is very easy, and only takes a few steps: 1. Pull the Hood Release lever, which is located on the lower left side of your dashboard, near the brake pedal. You will fell and hear the hood release. 2. Run your hands under the hood to locate the release lever, which is near the front middle of the hood. Pull the lever to fully release the hood. 3. Raise the hood all the way. 4. Detach the support rod from its resting hook, and insert it into the hood slot to hold the hood up.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: How do I adjust the side ventilators?

The side ventilators can be adjusted to control the direction and flow of the air. Manually adjust the ventilators by rotating them, and folding them open or closed.

Q: When are children big enough to sit in the seats?

Young children and infants should always be placed in child restraint systems. At a certain age and size, however, every child graduates to a normal seat. A child should meet the following specifications if they are to sit in a...

Q: How do I delete a phonebook entry?

If you would like to delete an entry from your Bluetooth phonebook, you can do so easily, and with just a few steps: 1. Press the Phone Send button. 2. Following the tone, say “Phonebook”. 3. Following the prompt, say...

Related articles

How Do Power Car Windows Increase Passenger Safety?
Power windows are responsible for approximately 2,000 emergency room visits every year. When a power window closes, it exerts enough force to bruise or break bones, crush fingers, or restrict an airway. Though...
P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the P0052 code means This code is seen when the Engine Control Module (ECM) tries to control the...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Vermont?
Automotive technician jobs in Vermont have an average mechanic salary of $37k, with some mechanics earning a salary of $53k.