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Richard, Jaguar Technician
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2003 x series. Boot lock not working by key or lid button.

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2003 x series. Boot lock not working by key or lid button. No access via rear seat and no outside keyhole . Mechanism clicks but does not open bootlid. Clicking slowly becomes quieter after several pushes of button.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Richard replied 1 year ago.
You will need to pop out the rear seat cushion then loosen and remove all the lower seat back bolts. Swing the bottom of the seat up to try and reach the emergency release. You can also try to release the pull to fold the rear seat giving you more room. Let me know.