Rm8k Wira ownership experience-A long way to go

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If properly hooked, it couldnt have opened on it's own. Then again, it's a Mivec hood and I believe you need to mod the hook a bit. Rather than look at it as bad luck, you should think of it as fortunate; you could have been going much faster.
I had check the hood everytime before I drive. Juz a small push down and tarik to check will it pop up
 

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I had check the hood everytime before I drive. Juz a small push down and tarik to check will it pop up
Does this mean you havent figured why it would pop up on it's own? Please check the cable release and the latch mounted on the hood itself. If possible, please share some pics
 

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Does this mean you havent figured why it would pop up on it's own? Please check the cable release
Yes,now still cannot figure out why the hood is open when driving. My friend suspect is when I go over a hump or pothole causing it to loose and pop up.

For now it don't have any issue. I will switch to a stock wira bonet & bumper since the fiber bonet is cracking.
And the Old mivec Bumper I will sell it to cover up my expenses. Hahahahaha
 

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Yes,now still cannot figure out why the hood is open when driving. My friend suspect is when I go over a hump or pothole causing it to loose and pop up.

For now it don't have any issue. I will switch to a stock wira bonet & bumper since the fiber bonet is cracking.
And the Old mivec Bumper I will sell it to cover up my expenses. Hahahahaha
Get Evo3 bonet :-)
 

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Ori the price is like skyhigh. A used mivec bonet also cost around RM400+
Standard can already larr....Hahahahaha
Engine kuat can already
There's fibre copy which can be had for quite cheap but I cant recommend fibre. Either way, you need a new grille
 

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Yes,now still cannot figure out why the hood is open when driving. My friend suspect is when I go over a hump or pothole causing it to loose and pop up.

For now it don't have any issue. I will switch to a stock wira bonet & bumper since the fiber bonet is cracking.
And the Old mivec Bumper I will sell it to cover up my expenses. Hahahahaha
There's 2 round rubber for hood. Check either is worn out or too high. It kept the hood tight while work as damper when you close.
 

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Yes,now still cannot figure out why the hood is open when driving. My friend suspect is when I go over a hump or pothole causing it to loose and pop up.

For now it don't have any issue. I will switch to a stock wira bonet & bumper since the fiber bonet is cracking.
And the Old mivec Bumper I will sell it to cover up my expenses. Hahahahaha
Wah! if bump can loosen, that is very dangerous......
 

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Tomorrow I will take a picture. My latch is single only not double.
stock is best la bro. Less attention from cops and although fibre is light - the performance gains is negligle if your engine has cukup ooomph.