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Our Renault espace boot won't open and there is no manual lock

Our Espace has central locking and the other doors will open using the central locking but the boot won't open and there is no lock to open it manually . previously the rear wiper kept turning itself on whilst the car was not in use . do you think we will need a whole new rear wiring system . someone said these cost in the region of £600 is this a common problem with espaces

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Hi i had the same problem i overcome this by undoing the torx screws on the back of the dorr and undid the two bolts on top which are under the two grommets then it will come away then you wil see the two wires which you pull and the door will open.when up greese the two retaing rings and this should fix the of luck

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Hi i had the same problem with my boot on my espace 19dci ther is a release button if you go inside the boot and look down were the lock is you will see a small hole there is a we catch in the inside of it sticking up put a small screw driver into it and move it to the left and the boot will open after you open the boot use wd40 give it a good spraying with it leave it for a while with the boot open then grease all aroung the locking job down hope i could help people with this solution it worked for me

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    Bernie Wheeler Mar 16, 2015

    Spot on James, thank you for the answer which has saved me some grief of going through the back seats !


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