How do I open the hood to charge/replace the battery when it is completely dead?

Asked by Feb 06, 2017 at 12:48 AM about the 2004 Lexus SC 430

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers


The hood patch lever is under the dash, is it not opening when you pull it? It's cable operated, if it doesn't open release the hood there may be a problem with the cable.


Use a key to unlock the door so that you can get to the lever mentioned above.

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