Here are several answers from FAQ Farmers: * If the trunk lock is broken, it's probably one of those things that needs to be replaced.. after all if your keeping valuable items in your trunk, you want something that will lock up. A lock is a fairly intricate peice of hardware, and with many small parts to it, it's difficult to fix. A locksmith, is probably not a good idea. They may not care about the car itself and cause more trouble than they are worth, a mechanic will be willing to replace the lock, or fix it if possible. The only problem this these locks, is that often, the lock housing is located between your cars outer...skin... and the metal framing for the trunk. Since these two have been welded and assembled in the shop years ago, they are extremely difficult to access. * It depends. If the sheet metal was damaged, that will have to be repaired first, or the lock won't seat properly. That's done by a body shop. The lock itself would have to be looked at-by a locksmith. If it's not possible to repair, a new one can be installed and keyed to match. This is NOT something many car dealers or mechanics can do. Removal and replacement of the lock cylinder isn't very difficult, BTW-if not self-evident, a service manual should show how.
Sorry, but your question makes no sense at all. What does a trunk lock have to do with your car starting or not.
by using hand
If it's the lock itself and not the latch, you might as well replace the lock.
is an idea only-try to remove the back seat and crowl in to the trunk and see if you can turn the lock manualy
There is a can of graphite spray at your neiborhood do it yourself store , spray it into the lock area and wait, first you can try WD40.
how do i replace a trunk lock with another lock that has a key
Need to know what the vehicle is.
Most parents lock them up somewhere - like a hall closet or the trunk of the car or in a trunk in the attic or anywhere with a lock on it.
It can be: to lock is to secure or to fix in a position. It can also be a noun for a locking device, or for a strand of hairs. Example: We lock the car doors when we park our car.
It will cause less damage to trunk by drilling through it with a cobalt drill.
Remove the rear seat to access the trunk and repair the lock assembly.
a 93 has it on rt trunk hinge
You need to add the type and year of car for this question to be answered.
Have you tried the trunk lock button inside of the glove box? Greg
It is manual, there is no trunk button whatsoever on the inside of the car, you need the key to get in. The lock on ours was broken, so we had to drill through the destroyed lock to open it :D
To fix a trunk latch that is stuck open, the teeth on the lock may have to be adjusted so the trunk will close. It is also possible that the cable for the trunk latch is broken. To fix the gas cap door latch may require a little bending and adjusting with a pair of pliers.
You probably just need to fix the latch. There are some repair shops and locksmiths that specialize in car trunk locks.
Remove the door panel, find and repair the lock linkgage.
look n the trunk the number is usually located on one of the trunk hinges
Put your key in the trunk lock and turn.
Your gonna have to call a tow truck or insurance company to get you in the car. You will have to have to replace the whole lock mechanism.
call a lock smith
How much it costs to fix a lock that has been popped can vary greatly. The price can range from 200.00 to 1,000 depending on the exact car.
there is a lever inside the glove box to unlatch the trunk !! that model also may have a key lock on the handle that you may have to unlock as well. it is in front of car and after unlocking it you push the lock cylinder in on the handle and pull upwards the trunk is in the front.