In this guide, you will find instructions on how to open the hood on Mazda vehicles.
- Park vehicle, turn off the ignition and engage the parking brakes.
- Locate the hood release under the dashboard on the driver's side. Pull on the hood release until you hear the hood pop open.
- Release the hood safety latch at the front of the hood. The safety latch is under the hood.
- Open the hood of your Mazda and secure it up using the prop rod. On newer Mazda vehicles the hood should stay open on its own.
Opening Mazda hood is a simple procedure.
If the hood won't pop open check the hood release under the dashboard. The cable may have come off.