I know what you mean, but it's not that. The thing I'm asking about is all
black plastic, with a built in electrical socket. The plunger part is about
10mm or 3/8" diameter.
The connecting plug has 2 thin wires. One purple and green wire, the other
brown, that disappear into the main harness.
You are right. It is (supposed to be) the hood switch.
I finally found it in the Bentley manual.
I'll have to check the clearance again, because my original check showed it
wasn't touching the hood, and there wasn't a mark on the hood to show that
it ever had been touching.
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