I assume people saw this?
Basically said that 1998 to 2001 Clios have plastic bonnet catches and have a tendency to fail, causing the bonnet to blow up onto the windscreen at speed. Scarey stuff.
They said that after 2001 models, a new, metal catch was introduced, which is safer. Which pretty much proves that those before were un
My Clio is a 2003, but i've just been to look and the bonnet catch looks like black plastic to me. I certainly don't have one of the metal loops there should be with the new catches.
What should I do? They were saying it needs "maintenance" but who the heck maintains a bonnet catch?! I wouldn't even know how! Saw on another forum someone advising WD40 but that sounds to me like it could make things worse not better!
P.S. hi. i'm a newbie. sorry for just jumping in. hello! *waves*