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You should be able to get a glimpse of the cable, if not.... If, the catch is corroding or getting stiff, and you continue to used the bonnet latch, you will further stretch/fatigue the cable...would it not be wise to replace the bonnet release Don't think I'm ever going to sell it. Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. his comment is here

Nuespeed Chip, Neuspeed Exhaust, short shifter, rear sway-bar, Neuspeed DSMIC, Forge Splitter. #7 06-12-2009, 10:29 AM 0000CLT 1st Gear Garage is empty, add now Join Date: Aug 2008 user-manual-2012 TT... 2012 Audi TT PDF Manual INST70-1785.pdf. Re: Bonnet release catch not working #7 davyb123 View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles View Gallery Uploads One Post Wonder Join Date Apr 2009 Posts 1 Post For safe measure, use a wire tie to the grill frame to prevent it from happening again. see here

Audi A3 Bonnet Cable Snapped

I finally got around to fixing it this morning. I had lowered those settings haha. Boydie Boycie VCDS Map User Joined: Dec 24, 2006 Messages: 3,143 Likes Received: 294 Guys, Recently I have noticed that my bonnet has been harder to open via the lever under regards mike, and thanks in advance There is ...

Browse Categories Answer Questions Audi Car and Truck Cars & Trucks All Unanswered Join Sign In Ask a Question × HomeForumTagsbonnetAudi Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share Place a rag between the paint (hood) and the screwdriver. Loading... Audi A3 2004 Bonnet Wont Open Loading...

Soooo happy and relieved! Audi A3 Bonnet Wont Open Thread Tools March 23rd, 2010, 16:46 #1 YECKNOFA Newbie Join Date: Nov 2009 Location: Cape Cod TDI(s): Jetta The hood latch (or cable) broke! Golf E-Motion XL-1 Touareg Hybrid Audi A3 E-tron Audi R8 E-Tron Technical - Diagnostic Equipment ONLY Vehicle Diagnostics Equipment - VCDS Information Only VCDS - Users Locations VCDS - Help Requests

Then I wiggled the release handle until they felt the click and it popped up how it would usually.

I urge all users to read the site's privacy policy which you can find HERE This will show how the site uses these cookies along with other privacy related items. Audi A3 Bonnet Cable Broken I tried a squirt of the good stuff but it still won't close.Any ideas on what to try next, bearing in mind I'm at work in Bristol and have VERY limited How are things in TN? Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video?

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But when i go to pop the hood open, the lever to open the hood (the one on the driver side) was loose, no tension whatsoever. http://forums.tdiclub.com/showthread.php?t=277219 Below this is a small metal lever, this appears to be attached to the 'pull out ' that pops out through the grille. Audi A3 Bonnet Cable Snapped If it works, get a replacement cable before it gives up and leaves you trying to fit your arm up inside from underneath Goa'uld 598 posts 113 months [report] [news]Wednesday 19th Audi A3 Bonnet Release Cable Sometimes what happens is, if you yank the bonnet catch too hard from inside the car, the cable from the inside catch to the plastic divider between the cables, breaks off,

Alternative fix! (not long screwdriver method) Your cable is likely pinched somewhere. this content It will work, but you will need patience. 4. Sometimes the latch in the grille doesn't pop up after I pull the lever inside the hood, all I did was bend a metal nail file into a "L" shape and Mike 04-14-2011, 02:08 PM #6 scarman AudiWorld Senior Member Join Date: Sep 2009 Location: Knoxville, TN Posts: 620 If you had stopped, I would have opened the bonnet Audi A3 Bonnet Wont Close

Actually, the space where the end of the cable fits felt like the empty area about 1" below and to the right of the red circle (left of the large bolt) Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. mrugetme 1 posts 77 months [report] [news]Saturday 5th June 2010 Great post. http://seesbg.com/audi-a3/audi-a3-esp-button-not-working.html Chris O 2,851,185 views 3:06 broken hood release cable - Duration: 0:44.

When mine was clogged the catch/hook at the end of the cable was down at the bottom right corner of the device - it should return up inside it so make Vw Polo Bonnet Not Opening Lee Calhoun 15,298 views 6:57 AUDI 100; Broken Hood Latch: How to open(English) - Duration: 11:25. Cheers for the advice.At a guess I'd say a broken strand in the cable is fouling the outer - anywhere you can see the cable, grab it and give it a

E55 Max 944 posts 83 months [report] [news]Wednesday 19th May 2010 We had this on my GF's golf, try not banging it shut and just nudging it hard from close proximity.

It was very hard to see, but I broke off the head of an old 2 iron and used the golf club shaft to get up in there. Sign in to make your opinion count. cables stretch and ultimately fail. How To Open Audi Hood With Broken Cable Reply With Quote 02-01-200901:23 PM #12 wolfdog View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Veteran Member Four Rings Join Date Nov 22 2006 AZ Member # 13589

Although there is one good guy there that has me down as a trade customer to get extra discount, I think he invented a taxi company for me or something! Getting Started Prepare for the repair 2. This Service is not affiliated with the various automotive companies featured therein. check over here I'd advise new lock (with microswitch) and the part of the cable that's attaches to the lock itself (it's in 2 peices) Oha nd 2 cable ties to secure the little

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I tried a squirt of the good stuff but it still won't close.Any ideas on what to try next, bearing in mind I'm at work in Bristol and have VERY limited Menu Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Search titles only Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma. Nuespeed Chip, Neuspeed Exhaust, short shifter, rear sway-bar, Neuspeed DSMIC, Forge Splitter. #4 06-11-2009, 08:13 AM Pablo_Ottawa 2nd Gear Garage is empty, add now Join Date: Feb 2007 Other videos you might find helpful Change an engine fuse If you have an electrical component that doesn't work, try replacing the fuse first 2008 Audi A3 Quattro 3.2L V6 Do

This can be over come by getting a pair of vise Question about 2005 A4 3 Answers Trying to open audi a4 bonnet, removed from grill trying to open audi a4 Try pulling the cable from behind the handle. FaZe Brawler r 26,765 views 5:48 how to open A8 D3 hood when the latch cable broke - Duration: 2:50. 3dogs1monkey 10,384 views 2:50 How to open the hood on your