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2003 Toyota Echo Question: how do i replace the trunk release cable?



bkmw, 1.5L 4 Cylinder, Zillah, WA, March 22, 2011, 20:58

how do I replace the trunk release cable on my 2003 Toyota Echo?

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    March 22, 2011, 21:30

    These can be tricky because the cable can route in and out of body panels, covers, holddowns, etc. If you lack any patience at all let a shop do it. It is a matter of getting it unattached at each end and then remove and reinstall in reverse.

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    Visitor, March 22, 2011, 23:56

    Thanks for your help. It took a couple of hours and had to remove drivers seat and a few other things. Everything went back together well and now I don't have to use my key to open the trunk. bkmw.

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    Visitor, March 23, 2011, 00:36

    Thank god for patience.

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