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mike_a_mechanic, Mercedes Mechanic
Category: Mercedes
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Experience:  17 years experience as a auto mechanic, foreign and domestic.5 years running my own repair business.
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I have a C1180 Classic, 2004. The trunk/boot has stopped working,

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I have a C1180 Classic, 2004. The trunk/boot has stopped working, it will not close. What can I do, it looks like a spring has snapped within the locking system.
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  mike_a_mechanic replied 3 years ago.


Hello, welcome. My name is Mike, I will do my very best to
assist you with your question.

From what you are describing the latch assembly has failed and is causing the issue that you are having. The latch assembly is not repairable, meaning that no parts are sold for it. The latch assembly will need to be replaced and is sold by the dealer.