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The rear hatch sticks when cold and only opens from inside.

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The rear hatch sticks...

The rear hatch sticks when cold and only opens from inside

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Mercedes?

2003 c240 wagon 4matic

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your C240 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Trying to take off back panel, stuck there...lol

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

That's it ..

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Mercedes Mechanic: Wolfgang, Mercedes Technician replied 6 months ago
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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
What do you think?
Mercedes Mechanic: Wolfgang, Mercedes Technician replied 6 months ago

if you feel the release handle on the outside is it frozen pulled?

let me know!!

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
No, it's just not opening on a consistent basis
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Actuator. Sensor?
Mercedes Mechanic: Wolfgang, Mercedes Technician replied 6 months ago

can you take a pic of the release on the trunk handle itself so i can see what you are seeing?

this will give me a direction of how to approach this .

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