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I have 2008 R350 and the boot is stuck closed, we tried

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I have 2008 R350 and the boot is stuck closed
JA: Are you fixing your R350 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: we tried using the manual release latch from the inside .. you can hear the motor trying to open but it is stuck
JA: How many miles are on the car? Is it an automatic or a manual transmission?
Customer: automatic 80000km
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  Lou P. replied 1 month ago.

Hello, my name is***** and i will do my best to assist you.I am going over your story now and will reply back soon with some info,thanks!

Expert:  Lou P. replied 1 month ago.

Hello, the most common failure is the latch itself,

if you can hear the latch motor making the whiz and click noises yet it wont open tells me the latch has failed.

were you able to get the door open with the manual release?