When you are standing in front of the car, facing the grille, use a screwdriver or wrench or something in the right kidney grille to push the latch itself to the lower left. (uploading video now to one of the hood cable failure picture sets of mine)
Sent from my ADR6425LVW using Bimmer App
White 2007 Alpina B7
Supercharger clutch/bearings (check DIY), sunroof seal, quarterto8's 6000K angel eyes, bumper side mounts
Black 2002 BMW E66 / 745Li (sold)
KW v3's, blue angel eyes, 8000K headlights & HID fogs, rebuilt alternator, sunroof seal, CCVs, NGK Laser Platinum plugs, sway bar bushings, battery, timing & valve cover gaskets, valve stem seals, guibo joint, mechatronic sealing sleeve, trans fluid, alternator bracket mounting gasket, sanded headlights...
Last edited by Keif; 04-06-2012 at 10:37 PM.