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Help! 86 560 SL - How do I open the hood?

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I lost my owners manual. It has been a long time since I tried to do it myself and I can't remember how to open it..

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Re: Help! 86 560 SL - How do I open the hood?

hood release lever on the drivers side kick panel under the dash. Safety hook inside the Star in the grille on the left.

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Re: Help! 86 560 SL - How do I open the hood?

Watch out for the dust when you open the hood. ;)

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