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I have a 1993 lincoln towncar whose trunk lid will not close. not automatically as it use to do or even with the trunk key.

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  • mamaluce Apr 24, 2009

    I did as suggested, and half moon thing moves well now and can turn key with the lid open. lid will not close all the way. i no longer hear the trunk motor trying to close the lid. battery is fine, could it be a fuse? if so, where is the fuse box? looked but can't find it.

    also lubricated everything as suggested.

    sorry to be asking so many questions. but am a new widow and not familiar with all this stuff.




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Check little finger like/half moon part of latch on lid & see if it comes across, and locks in. Use a screwdriver or something. Then turn key & see if it snaps back. See what you find & get back to us. Don't be afraid to lubricate all that in there while your at it.

Posted on Apr 24, 2009

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler Apr 25, 2009

    There should be an owners manual in glove box, if you still have it, and somewhere in there it should say for sure, but I think there is a fuse panel behind the battery area under the hood. Cover or underside of cover should say what's, what. See what you can find & feel free to get back for more info.

  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler Apr 25, 2009

    Should also be fuse panel on drivers side lower dash area I believe.


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