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Bonnet catch has rusted due to the car being unused and sitting in the lock up for a year .any idea on how to open the bonnet, in order for me to get the battery out to charge it

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You will need to lift he vehicle up to see the latch in good visibility , Now use a good screwdriver to reach the latch lock and push the lever so that the bowden to the bonnet lock is also assisted as someone is also tagging at the opening lever.This will get it out , if not repeat after spraying with WD40 or any degreasing spray.

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