Lotus Elan

Elan +2 bonnet help

PostPost by: bexylou » Sun Dec 27, 2020 5:09 pm

Hi can anybody tell me what is missing from the bonnet edge of my 68 Elan +2 it has the 2 holes both sides.
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PostPost by: mikealdren » Sun Dec 27, 2020 5:48 pm

The threaded bobbins are for the square, steel tube stiffener onto which the bonnet fasteners are mounted. They seem to be in place on your car. Am I looking at the correct threaded 'holes'?
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PostPost by: Steve Brooks » Mon Dec 28, 2020 11:19 am

Hello,mine looks like this,if it helps
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72 Elan +2S 130/5
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PostPost by: bexylou » Mon Dec 28, 2020 12:03 pm

I see now thanks guys
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