1. To lift your hood
2. Right near the front windscreen, you'll see some gaps...
3. ...and its time to vacuum all the leaves, barks, and seeds that has somehow miraclously all gather there.
I pull out like 1/4 bucket ful before I vacuumed the rest.
I have to park under neath trees at work to keep the car cool in the 100+ valley heat.
For you ole CMax folks, you know this already...(if you recall that pretty beetle I found).
For you new folks, time to get started...unless you don't park underneath trees etc.