Gas Bonnet Lifters

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Here is a guide to fitting Sokie Tech gas bonnet lifters to the g6


1. Open Bonnet & prop up with the existing bonnet prop

2. Check that both lower bonnet hinge brackets are tight

3. Remove the M4 bolts securing the rubber bonnet stops in the middle of each wing

4. Bolt in the ball joints into these holes with a washer in between

5. Starting on the passenger side (opposite side to the existing bonnet prop) remove the top bonnet bolt

6. Bolt on LH bracket with a new M8 bolt with a washer as this gives you potential for adjustment

7. With the securing pin removed, place strut onto ball joint on the bonnet hinge as per the pics. Fix with securing pin

8. With the securing pin removed, place strut onto ball joint on the wing. Fix with securing pin

9. Repeat steps 5-8 for the drivers side

10. Slowly close bonnet checking to see that the struts do not foul on the body. Adjust brackets (with use of washers behind is good) if required

11. Remove old bonnet prop :)

12. Take pics and post in the forum :)


Happy modding, Alex Pettener


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