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Z3 boot issue

Discussion in 'New to zroadster.org?' started by Kelvin3112, May 2, 2019.

  1. Kelvin3112

    Kelvin3112 Newbie

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    I have recently purchased a 1999 Z3 2.8 auto, Japanese import. The first couple of weeks the boot opened as it should but today it failed to open. I can hear what I believe is the lock unlocking but the boot won't open. Anyone out there have any ideas?
     
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    Try bouncing the boot lid whilst you press the button. failing that you may have to remove the badge. drill a hole to activate the lock
     
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    Thanks, was hoping not to have to drill a hole in my boot lid! Will try your other method first. Any idea why this happens?