Hyundai Sonata: How to Open the Hood

It’s not uncommon to get confused about opening the hood of a car. If you’re struggling with opening the hood of a Hyundai Sonata, you’re not alone. This guide covers the basic steps to opening the hoods of different Hyundai Sonata models.

2011–2022 Models

Follow the steps below:

  1. Locate the hood release lever on the driver’s foot rest area close to the bottom edge of the door.
  2. Pull the lever upwards.
  3. The hood will open slightly.
  4. Place your hand underneath the hood directly above the Hyundai logo to locate the safety lever.
  5. Pull the lever upwards.
  6. Raise the hood to open.

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