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post #590 of (permalink) Old 20th March 2007
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Clio Bonnet Catch

I drive a W reg (2000) and was driving along a dual carraigeway on sundsay (18th match 2007) at 50mph when my bonnet swung open smashing my windscreen to pieces, the bonnet stayed up obstructing my view- I was forced to do an emergency stop in the middle lane (thank god nobody slammed into me from behind) and then pull up on a patch of grass nearby. I Contacted renault yesterday and evan though this has happened to over 1000 people already, they will not admit any liability for what happened. I know have a big payout to get the car repaired (windscreen, bonnet and possibly the roof- it may evan be a right off) will NEVER drive a renault again.

If anyone has a mark 2 clio, I would urge you to go to your nearest dealer and get the bonnet catch checked out. It was an awful and extremely terrifying experience.

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