How do I open the trunk of a Mercedes SL?

Asked by Jun 07, 2015 at 10:55 AM about the Mercedes-Benz SL-Class

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I want to charge the battery which is in the trunk.  How do I open the trunk?  Seems I
cannot open it with the car key.

4 Answers

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Use the security key inside the key fob. There is a spot on the underside of the lip of the trunk. Make sure not to push in when turning the key. Turn the key fully, push in the tab where the key goes then pull up on the trunk

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Battery dead, trunk won't open even this way. No sound at all

what i did was open the hood, place the cable ,,the black to the ground on motor or body,, the red to the alt power line the other end of cable red to the pos and black the neg, of the battery.

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