how do you open a front hood on a 1970 vw bug withno cable

Asked by Sep 01, 2015 at 07:46 PM about the 1970 Volkswagen Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

can't open front hood

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There's a push button on the outside handle in the center of the front hood. Push it to release the hood lock. HTH. -Jim

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