Trunk Lid May Not Latch Closed on Lincoln MKZ

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The trunk lid may not latch closed, this is generally caused by the trunk latch sticking in the open position. Our technicians tell us that in most cases the trunk latch assembly will need to be replaced to correct this issue.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 48,666 (33,000–68,000)
5 model years affected: 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, more2012
12 people reported this problem
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Trunk latch stuck trunk won't close. Had same prob few yrs ago, used screw driver and broke it loose. Can't break loose this time, appt with dealer
Will not latch
My trunk is hard to close. It has not been reared and I have 70,000 miles
trunk not closing