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Old 04-30-2011, 08:20 AM
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Hello guys from Ireland

Today I am working to get my newly bought 1994 Jeep Cherokee ready for testing and I am feeling downhearted with a broken hood cable and a closed hood. I am hoping to find the information and inspiration I need here from the guys who have been where I am and have solved this problem.
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Re: Hello guys from Ireland

okay . . perseverence and bravery paid off.
I took off the cover over the handbrake cable and handle assembly. the cable had broken where it joins onto the handle.
I cut the cable and stripped back the plastic . . quite tough and hard work in a confined space.
Anyway when I was down the metal cable with a brown sheath over it I pulled off the sheath and tugged on the bare metal cable with pliars and wished hard.
eureka . .the hood opened .
Now to lubricate everything that moves, or should move and figure out how to rplace with a new cable, which I have on order.
Panic over, a few cuts on my fingers, but the radiator grill has gone back on and I am a fairly happy girl again.
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looking at the times of both of my postings I see it took me an hour to figure it.
not too bad considering I know nothing.
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