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Can't get my trunk open to access dead battery. 2012 128i

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Can't get my trunk open to access dead battery. 2012 128i convertible. Have looked through ski port in back seat and don't see handle
JA: Did you test the battery with a voltmeter? And have you ever changed one before?
Customer: Yes. Many times. Test or says battery not chargable
JA: Are you fixing your Convertible yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Hooked up charger and tried to activate Key fob is stuck in socket now
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Steve replied 1 month ago.
you have access to the car cabin, correct?
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I have opened the hole through the back seat and viewed the inside of the trunk.but cannot find the emergency latch
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I have the trunk open now so don't need any further help. Thanks
Expert:  Steve replied 1 month ago.

ok glad to hear it. the way to get in is to jump start the car from under the hood at the jump posts to power up central locking...