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Trunk won't latch closed. 2002. And i have tried pulling it…

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Trunk won't latch closed ...

Trunk won't latch closed

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

Yes

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

2002

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

Yes and i have tried pulling it to the open position and then trying to close it and latch it, jam it back in to position and move all the debris away from the latch

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What model vehicle?

When you close the trunk does it sound like metal hitting metal and stop about 1/2 inch shy?

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