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05 SL500 trunk lid will not latch. Initially it latches then…

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05 SL500 trunk lid...

05 SL500 trunk lid will not latch.

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

Initially it latches then releases.

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your SL500 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes, key fob, emergency release, manual key, cabin release etc, per owners manual.

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

How to remove trunk lid liner.

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sorry no one has responded sooner, are you still needing help?

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