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Bonnet rasing/ cutting

VNV6VENGEANCE

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I have recently put a SC14 supercharger (CRS kit) onto my vn v6, it sits a little high and touches my bonnet. If i slam my bonnet shut i need another persons help to get it open again as it locks down because of the supercharger. Any suggestions people?. I have undone the four bolts and tried to move the bonnet up a little bit but it doesn't make much difference. It is actually the skeleton frame on the underside that is touching. I don't want to **** my bonnet up so its defectable though the charger already makes it illegal.
 

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There must b a panel beater who knows how to fix this. I will have to pay one of them n e way if i can't find how to do it myself. c'mon ppl
 

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Why out of the thousands of people Aus wide with a sc14, does your's not fit under the bonnet......

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Have you backed the bonnet spring off just a little?
Undoo the locknut. Use a scewdiver to loosen the spring bolt. do the locknut up. Should gain a little room.
 

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im guessing you made the brackets again.. Maybe you will have to remake one so that it sits lower
 

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Can you panel beat the frame where its touching?
 

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grind off as much of the lobes as possible without taking metal away from the brackets.
if worse comes to worse, cleanly angle cut/grind off the complete lobes, tig weld them onto your outlet s/c, intake pipe and make a shorter bracket from there
 

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just but like an xr8 hump on there. and chop the bonnet away or something if you have to. But i think ide rather re-make the hinges to make it sit down more
 

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The setup is a full crs kit so **** knows why it don't wanna sit down. I will angle grind the frame today to try and make it fit. have already adjusted the spring not much happened
 
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