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  1. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    My hood opening mechanism cable snapped at the tie next to the pull handle. I'm going to buy a cable end and splice it to the original one. Anyone has any advice or experience doing this? ---------------------------========------------------------------------[HANDLE] original cable...
  2. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hi So I am having difficulty opening my hood on my car. There is still resistance when pulling the lever so the cable is still there and nothing seems to be broken. So looked at newtis to find a description on how to adjust the cable but found nothing. Can someone here help on how to do it...
  3. F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current)
    I asked for help with this a few days ago and user jparnes1 was able to point me in the right direction. I had a hard time finding solid information about how to fix this issue so I figured I'd make a post explaining what I did to solve it for anyone else out there. The Problem: Pulling on...
  4. 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008)
    Hi all, I'm writing a DIY about how to replace the hood release cable on E65/E66. I did it on an E65 745i 2003. Please note that : No special tools. This is clearly a DIY job. Takes less than 1 hour. This does not explain how to open the hood if the cable is snapped in the middle On my...
  5. E36 (1991 - 1999)
    My hood cable pooped yesterday. I'm pretty sure it's internal (under hood) as it seems to still be attached at the handle. Any helpful info. on how to access the engine compartment without being able to pull the cable? I found youtube videos on newer models, but not this old. I am wondering if...
  6. E36 (1991 - 1999)
    okay so i have a 1997 318is and i recently rear-ended someone :cry: my grille was pushed in and my hood wouldn't open so the mechanic had to break it open and now i have a wire hanger holding my hood shut :bawling: he said something about needing a hood cable with two latches ? and i cant find...
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