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I can't open the trunk of my 1985 Mercedes Benz 380 SL. The key doesn't work, but it used to open when the car was unlocked.

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  • faglil50 Sep 11, 2009

    The central locking on the 1985 model is operated by a vacuum and is not electrical.

    Once the engine was started, the vacuum was set up and the trunk opened.

  • al romananof May 11, 2010

    hi you may have a bit of cloth or something wedged in the loock posh down hard on your boot lid when operating the key failing that drill out the key barrell and push the leaver inside the loock a expensive and last resort resolution there is no other way to open the boot regards alf the 107 specialist



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Check your trunk release fuse in fusebox. I used a locksmith for mine when all thaT FAILED.:)

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  • Kelly Christensen Sep 08, 2009

    Check your trunk release fuse in fusebox. I used a locksmith for mine when all thaT FAILED.:)



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