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Old 02-04-2004, 04:41 PM   #1 (permalink)
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The trunk will not latch when I try to shut it. I noticed the two black lugs on each side of the locking post do not move when I activate/deactivate the alarm. In fact, they are stuck in the "out" position. I believe that's what is keeping the latch in the lid from catching on the locking post.

Any suggestions? My CD changer is going to be stolen!

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Old 02-04-2004, 07:41 PM   #2 (permalink)
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you could relocate your cd changer.. hahahaha
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honestly though , can you manually move the latch?

try some grease
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