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post #5 of (permalink) Old 22nd March 2007
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Originally Posted by stomp View Post
Dont know much about cars, like driving them rather than repairing them so i am guessing the striker plate is the lock part in the boot?

Also before the problems started i never heard/noticed the boot lock motor operating so if it is a solenoid/loose wire how would i go about finding the problem and repairing it?

The car had a full service about 6 months ago and it did not make any difference at all.
It's the u shaped ring on the body itself. You can normally move it by releasing the 2 screws.

The solenoid is inside the boot door itself so you would need to remove the inner cover for access.
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