Don't change the latch. It was fine before. Now it's not. Return the intake before you mess with the hood. The hood gap is pretty horrendous from the factory, don't exacerbate the problem.
2008 IB E92 M3| BBS | KW | Arkym | Platte Forme A.G. | Active Autowerke | K&N | Fabspeed | Dinan | Evolve-R