: cadillac catera hood won't open and battery dead!! ive tried pushing and pulling!!



renee1979
01-29-11, 02:47 AM
so, my battery was dead on my catera..i went to open and the hood and of course the hood won't open now...surprise!! i've had someone push on the hood while i'm pulling the release..we have tried pulling the hood and pushing...please help!! top it off snowed in!! tempted to just shoot it open!! can someone please help!!

fast68
01-29-11, 07:15 PM
so, my battery was dead on my catera..i went to open and the hood and of course the hood won't open now...surprise!! i've had someone push on the hood while i'm pulling the release..we have tried pulling the hood and pushing...please help!! top it off snowed in!! tempted to just shoot it open!! can someone please help!!


hood is frozen stuck

gotta get ice out of it and unstick it

try warm water all around hood opening gap along fenders and header panel/bumper skin/grille

hgqguy
01-30-11, 12:55 AM
maybe a hair dryer if it is undeed frozen??