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      12-08-2012, 07:13 PM   #248
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Drives: '13 E92 M3 / '11 X5d
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: CT

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Originally Posted by Cyclone Chris
Originally Posted by ///Machine View Post
Congrats. I could be mistaken, but it seems your hood is not perfectly closed on the left side - a common theme with M3s.
Nice ride, enjoy!
Really? I noticed mine has a hard time latching on the driver side. Is there a fix?
I am not sure if there is a permanent fix. What I did is I slammed it really hard and it latched ok, I think the aluminum hood's light weight is part of the reason there. With heavy hoods, you just let go and they latch.
I noticed if you go on Autotrader or, ~10% of the cars have the hood partially unlatched.
I haven't researched it yet, but maybe we need a thread on it.
Now: 2013 SG ZCP E92 M3; 2011 DSB X5d
Before: 2011 JZB E93 M3; 2008 Monaco Blue E90 328i; 2002 E46 Steel Blue 325i