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Old May 23rd, 2007, 09:10 AM
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how to open the trunk?

so wats the deal with opening the trunk? i know when u press the trunk botton on the key it unlatches and u can pull it up. when u press unlock, as in unlocking the door, you can open the trunk using the handle on the trunk. the tricky part is how do i open the trunk with the key in the ignition? when i go back to try to open the truck, the handle doesnt work. any clues?
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You have to unlock it (everything) with the switch on the switch panel.
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Do you not have a toggle switch inside the car thats you press and unlocks all doors,

This happens to me as my doors lock after a reach 10mph and i need to press this switch before i get out to go to the boot!
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ohh never thought of that, ill try tomororw haha
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is boot the proper name for the tiny trunk? and why do they use the term bonnet too for the hood?
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It's called English.

Boot is the thing at the back where you store stuff, bonnet is the big thing at the front where you hide the engine.
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And wheels???

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They're the things you steer with.
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So, is there any way to open the trunk from the inside of the car with the key in the ignition? Most cars have a trunk release option but i cannot fin the one in my mini...
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you should have a toggle switch with a padlock symbol next to it press that and it will open up all the doors...... with the key in the ignition
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As I said earlier, there is a switch for it......

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what's a trunk?

Is that the thing I put things in when I'm traveling?
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Hmmmm is things really this hard to understand....
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I don't think so. Not if you read the manual or look at the icons on the switches.

A trunk is what an Elephant has.
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It's called English.

Boot is the thing at the back where you store stuff, bonnet is the big thing at the front where you hide the engine.

Unless you have a 911 / Classic VW Beetle in which case its the reverse

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