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  1. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    First I would like to say that the hood opening "system" is a prime example of German over-engineering a non-existing problem. I have a 2012 3351 Sport model, I like the car but it's the little things that ruin your day. I've been having a problem with the passenger side hood latch not...
  2. F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current)
    I asked for help with this a few days ago and user jparnes1 was able to point me in the right direction. I had a hard time finding solid information about how to fix this issue so I figured I'd make a post explaining what I did to solve it for anyone else out there. The Problem: Pulling on...
  3. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hello fellow drivers! First time commenting here, and quite honestly first time having a problem with my 2008 328I. The passenger side hood release is stuck and i can't seem to get it open. There were a few times that I was able to open it by applying pressure while someone else pulled the...
  4. E21 (1975 - 1983)
    I have a 1984 BMW 318i and the hood release cable has broken off the hood latch. How can I get the hood open? I have removed all three front grills but the is a metal piece that runs along the front and top of the radiator and I still can't see the release. I believe there are actually two...
  5. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    I have a 2007 335d that I need to fill the washers up in but the bonnet will not open. The lever in the car flips the bonnet but the catch under the bonnet will not move to open the release catch. I have tried WD40 but it's stuck solid, there is no movement on the catch whatsever. Can anyone help?
  6. E30 (1982 - 1993)
    Hi Everyone, Longtime reader first time registrant/poster. This forum has had solutions to nearly every problem my car(86 325e) has ever had until today. The coolant light came on and a fuse blew on my way home from the gym, decided to try and fix and the hood wouldn't open. It pops up when the...
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