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Author Topic: where is the bonnet switch Galaxy MK2 ?  (Read 2872 times)

Offline robiniho

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where is the bonnet switch Galaxy MK2 ?
« on: July 18, 2014, 01:01:32 PM »
My alarm goes off during the night at random times, Ive been told it could be the Bonnet switch, but where do I find this ?

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Re: where is the bonnet switch Galaxy MK2 ?
« Reply #1 on: July 18, 2014, 01:18:03 PM »
Hello and  welcome5

Look under the bonnet hinge L/H battery side you will need to remove the bulkhead tray to access

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Re: where is the bonnet switch Galaxy MK2 ?
« Reply #2 on: July 18, 2014, 01:28:24 PM »
That sounds like you've been on general Ford forums where bonnet switch faults are common. The Galaxy is a rebadged VW car and there switches very rarely fail - mich more likely the interior sensors (top of B pillars) are faulty or picking up air movement inside the cabin
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Re: where is the bonnet switch Galaxy MK2 ?
« Reply #3 on: July 18, 2014, 10:38:07 PM »
also check the sensors for spider webs etc
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