How to open the hood in this situation

5

Asked by Oct 12, 2014 at 12:33 AM about the 1984 Mazda RX-7 GS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Apparently I removed the battery from the car and shut the hood.  I know someone else has to have done this and would be most grateful for any help.

1 Answer

Most hoods are not on a button system but rather a lever that should still work without a battery hooked up. But if your lever isn't cooperating, try crawling underneath the front end and using a flathead screwdriver to push on the release for the hood.

Your Answer:

Mazda RX-7 Experts

  • #1
    Lars Cats
    Reputation
    410
  • #2
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    190
  • #3
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    100
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Supra
53 listings
Used Ford Mustang
297 Great Deals out of 39,759 listings starting at $1,312
Used Nissan Skyline
3 listings
Used Chevrolet Corvette
79 Great Deals out of 15,067 listings starting at $3,700
Used Chevrolet Camaro
242 Great Deals out of 26,934 listings starting at $2,900

Used Cars For Sale

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.