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Old 06-30-2020, 08:56 AM
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Originally Posted by andrewwynn View Post
If you have another BMW to compare, check exactly how it latches you may be able to figure out exactly where to poke or prod to get it open. Recently I had to do this on my dad's PT Cruiser. Did I miss if you said was left or right? The way LHD cars are set up the cable goes from dash to left latch and a second cable goes from left to right latch. Usually when there is a problem it's related to the cable between. If you can get a long pliers in and Crush the cable between and twist It usually will pull the secondary latch ONCE. You will need to replace the cable
I actually do, my brother has a E53.

Thanks for the replies,I'm going to do this over the weekend. I figured if it happened to me maybe others too and had a fix.
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