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Step-by-step procedure on how to open the hood on a Ford Fusion 2013-2020 with a Broken Hood Release.

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What you will need

Procedure

  1. Remove the broken hood release.
  2. Pull the fabric cloth out to have access to the interior piece of the hood release.
  3. Twist the interior piece of the hood release clockwise using a vice grip or pliers.Twisting the interior piece of the hood release.

This is a temporary solution on how to open the hood in case of an emergency. For a permanent solution, see our guide on how to replace Ford Fusion hood release lever.