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Guide on how to open the hood on a Kia Sedona 2015-2021.

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Procedure

  1. Open the driver's door. If the car battery is dead, remove the emergency key inside the keyfob to unlock the driver's door. Flip the key over and on the back you will see a small release button that releases the metal key. 
  2. Pull the hood release under the dashboard, on the left side of the driver's footwell. The hood will pop open once pulled.Pulling the hood release of the Kia Sedona.

     

    Pulling the hood release of the Kia Sedona.
  3. Go to the front of the vehicle and slide your hand under the hood. Unlocking the hood latch of the Kia Sedona.

     

  4. Release the hood latch by pressing/pulling the lever to your left. Unlocking the hood latch of the Kia Sedona.

     

  5. Lift up the hood to open it. 
  6. Secure the hood with the prop rod.  Securing the hood with the hood strut.