I have recently spotted that there's a huge misalignment between my bonnet's front end and the underlying front bumper. I'm talking about a gap of nearly 2 cm vertically and 1 cm horizontally (bonnet comes more to the front than the grill underneath)!
At first I thought that...
I have been getting an "Alarm triggered" message coming up on the dash of my 59 plate mondeo. I have witnessed the alarm sound myself randomly i.e nothing in the car and all doors/bonnet/boot shut and locked.
Is there a way of finding out what sensor is causing the alarm to go off?
"Bonnet Open - OK"
I've seen this thread: http://www.talkford.com/community/topic/222276-bonnet-open-warning-message-again/ - looks good info!
I've tried electrical switch cleaner and WD40 (solvent) but it still refuses to work.
Is there a fuse somewhere in the engine compartment...
New to posting but a regular of the forum since picking up a 2007 reg mondeo.
Having what looks like a pretty routine problem with a reoccuring 'bonnet open' warning.
I have now read a number of threads in relation to this problem - I can see that it seems the easy fix (and the fix I...
since the day i bought my mk3 mondeo the bonnet doesnt quite close properly
it opens and shuts fine and no matter how hard i pull it wont open when locked.
the thing is though it is like it is only on the first part of the lock,you can lift it up about 4mm sorry not good with measurments...
I'm a newbie on this site but hope someone can help. Went to open the bonnet (1996 Mondeo) yesterday and the cable snapped. Have investigated near the bonnet handle inside the car and all appears well. Guessing that breakage is at or near the bonnet latch. Have removed the bottom...
Hello All, I have a 2006 Focus and I can't get the bonnet open, I have turned the key to the left and right but nothing happens, I know this has been posted on before but I wondered if anyone has developed a method to do this ?
This has been like this since I bought the car, the bonnet shuts fine, but when you press down on it when closed theres no 'bounce' like normal, also when you go to open it, the first turn doesn't pop it, you have to lift, then turn the key right to open. any clues?
It seems raised more at the...