Originally Posted by taiheung
FYI for all those new to the 1 series - NEVER open the bonnet if the windscreen wipers are up. You will crack the glass. This is the only part of the entire car that conflicts with another part and if you make a mistake it will cost ya.
Just a heads up. I may have already done this :P
This happens in many cars. Rather than a cracked windscreen, you usually end up removing some paint from the edge of the bonnet that contacts the raised wipers.... nasty