How to open hood Kia Sedona 2015 2016 2017 2018

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Last Updated Dec 19, 2018 

Instructions on how to open Kia Sedona hood. Applicable to model years 2015-2019.

Pull hood latch release

Locate the hood release underneath the dash. Pull the lever until you hear the hood pop open. Next, you need to release the hood safety latch at the front of the hood.

Kia Sedona hood release location

Release and lift hood

Move to the front of your Kia Sedona and locate the hood release. Pull/Press the hood latch then lift up the hood

Hood safety latch on 2015 2016 2017 2018 Kia Sedona

Lift up and secure the hood

Move the hood up. If your Kia Sedona is equipped with a hydraulic hood lift, the hood will stay in the up position on it's own. Otherwise, use the hood prop rod to secure the hood.

How to make hood stay up 2015 2016 2017 2018 Kia Sedona