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Old 11-07-18, 07:33 PM   #1
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Default C3 Bonnet Adjustment question

Folks,

Twenty seven years ago my C3 had a new offside front wing fitted and the front edge of the bonnet is slightly proud of the wing (barely noticeable).

Consequently, the front offside corner of the bonnet had a tendency to pop up now and again. After some fettling of what looks like a hexagonal shaped adjuster at the base of the offside bonnet spring, this stopped.

However, the more I turn this to bring the bonnet down, the greater the bonnet's desire to start popping open again.

Am I doing something wrong? Any tips appreciated.

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