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post #4 of (permalink) Old 07-02-2015, 02:16 PM
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Thats a bummer.

You could build this tool and go from underneath. Below the latch, on the underside of the car, you will see a hole. You fish around up there and unlatch the trunk.

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I didnt have the tool and tried for hours unsuccessfully.

Then I took a drill and opened the trunk in 10 mins. Once you have drilled the hole, stick a screwdriver in and open the latch.

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Here is a picture of the latch.

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You cant see the hole once your license plate is on anyways.

Good luck.


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