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    Hi guys, i cant get my bonnet open as the lever inside the car doesnt appear to be working. Does anybody know how to open it without pulling the lever?

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    I think you need someone to push down on the bonnet while you try the lever and you might be lucky
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    The lever does nothing, theres not even any resistance on it

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    Still might be worth holding down the bonnet whille you try the lever unless the cable has snapped
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    I think the clamp may have gave out.... 2 ways i can see of doing it, neither I will post here though.

    pm sent..
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    plasma is very good at getting bonnets open lol
    it say's it all

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    shuddup lol!
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    lol
    it say's it all

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    i've caught that knuckle a few times since then on other things and ruddy hurts still !
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    but he had it easy Justin ...

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