2000 corvette trunk doesn't open right away,does anyone one know why

Asked by Feb 19, 2016 at 05:01 AM about the 2000 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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You may have ice around the edge of the trunk so try wiping any water around the rubber

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I have the hardtop with same issue. Owned it since new, problem started about a year in. Two things I have done are use silicone spray on the rubber gasket and other contact points. Also slighty unscrew the rubber bumpstops at the decklid corners. Even with these measures, I typically open the trunk by closing the driver door to force some air into the cabin.

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