The struts on our '07 are still new.. The lid won't latch by gravity alone.
Originally Posted by S93D
There are recesses in the bottom edge of the trunk lid to pull it down. Once you get about half way down, it is weight of the trunk lid enough to shut the trunk? Or do you need to push the trunk lid hard to shut it?
I am asking this because I haven't taken delivery yet but I want to know and plan ahead. Thanks.
We have to pull the lid down by the handles and then give it a push on the roundel to get it to latch.
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