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Ok me and fiance just bought a 1983 ford mustang and its a hatchback and the hatchback wont lock or shut all the way so what all do i need to do to it to fix it because i have no idea and we do not want to pay labor so im going to fix it i just dont know whats wrong with it

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If the hatch wont lock make sure you have yout latch striker bushing. its only 15 dollars on americanmuscle.com

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More then likely, it is the lock latch. Sometimes you can just reset them. It may be stuck and need replaced.

Posted on Mar 06, 2011

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