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    Thread: Hood latch wont lock

    1. 12-02-2010 11:38 AM #1
      Just picked up a used hood latch assembly because mine was broken and I cant get my hood to lock. am i missing something?

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      12-02-2010 11:45 AM #2
      your missing pics...
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      12-02-2010 12:38 PM #3
      Quote Originally Posted by vwmuscle View Post
      your missing pics...
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      12-02-2010 01:22 PM #4
      It's either you need to align the assembly better

      or

      I bet I could look at it and fix it in about 3 seconds.

      one of those 2, I can't explain the second one, I just know what it is

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      02-07-2011 12:58 AM #5
      Quote Originally Posted by swagger rob View Post
      It's either you need to align the assembly better

      or

      I bet I could look at it and fix it in about 3 seconds.

      one of those 2, I can't explain the second one, I just know what it is

      I'm having same issue, hood latch wont lock.

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      02-07-2011 01:08 AM #6
      yes, im guessing its the alighnment. Probably set too low and wont lock in.

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      02-07-2011 01:36 AM #7
      Slam it. I have to close mine so hard haha
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      02-08-2011 01:11 AM #8
      Quote Originally Posted by VOLKSWAGGER View Post
      yes, im guessing its the alighnment. Probably set too low and wont lock in.
      how do you adjust the alignment ?
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      02-08-2011 01:12 AM #9
      Quote Originally Posted by BRES View Post
      how do you adjust the alignment ?
      move it from side to side or up or down id assume....

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      02-08-2011 01:52 PM #10
      Quote Originally Posted by tar View Post
      move it from side to side or up or down id assume....
      oh ok, that helped a lot.
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      02-09-2011 12:34 PM #11
      had enough of this s$%#. Took it to the dealer!
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