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post #816 of (permalink) Old 9th November 2007
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Originally Posted by madnoel10 View Post
As the bonnet lock is exposed to water ingress it requires a means of repelling the water and also some lubrication. In all honesty I have never used any of the teflon products but I do know lithium grease is excellent at the job as it provides long lasting protection and lubrication. It sticks like s**t to the perverbial blanket. It is used extensively in the marine environment. I was able to buy a spray can for around 3-50. Have a read through the info., on the WD40 site link below.

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thanks madnoel,
I will see if i can get a can of this from halfords this weekend. thanks for your advice
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