Hood won't open

I have a 94 325i..
The hood is stuck shut..the cable is fine, and the latch moves..saw some old post about the box behind the lights, and tried that as
well. Been to 3 mechanics, and two body shops, and all to no avail..
Anybody have any ideas??
Add pictures here
<% if( /^image/.test(type) ){ %>
<% } %>
Add image file

Motorsforum.com is a website by car enthusiasts for car enthusiasts. It is not affiliated with any of the car or spare part manufacturers or car dealers discussed here. All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.