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I have a 2007 sl550 vario top wont open or close and has…

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I have a 2007...

I have a 2007 sl550 vario top wont open or close and has left a 3-5 inch gap where trunk should close after top is closed and latched

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you tried silicone spray or WD-40?

On what?

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your SL550 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Nothing yet reading fporums about faulty flaps which seems to maybe the case. my concern is drrivign it with the gap in the trunk space

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Mercedes Mechanic: Lou P. master tech, Mercedes Technician replied 11 months ago
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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!

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Mercedes Mechanic: Lou P. master tech, Mercedes Technician replied 11 months ago

is the gap at the rear window to trunk? or at the back of the trunk to bumper?

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Mercedes Mechanic: Lou P. master tech, Mercedes Technician replied 11 months ago

we can possibly fix this temporarily to get the trunk to close I just need to be sure that the gap is where the back window meets the trunk lid.

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