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My daughter has a 2007 solstice We can't get one side of the

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My daughter has a 2007 solstice
We can't get one side of the trunk to unlatch so we can open it or put the top down. Texas only has one or two weeks of convertible weather
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pontiac
Expert:  Eric replied 1 year ago.
I am sorry that you have not been helped yet.
Opening the Folding Top and Rear Compartment when the Buttress Latch Release Cable Malfunctions
Use special tool J42214 to activate the rear compartment lid buttress release latches in case of a cable failure. Carefully insert the tool underneath the folding top and into the buttress release latch assembly and pull on the retainer portion of the latch to release the folding top.