Chrysler Cirrus/Stratus/Sebring/Avenger/Breeze 1995-1998

Trunk Lock

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figures 1 and 2

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
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  3. Open the trunk lid.
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  5. Remove the trunk latch, as follows:
    1. Mark the position of the trunk latch on the lid to aid in installation.
    2.  
    3. If equipped, disengage the wiring harness connectors from the latch.
    4.  

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Fig. Fig. 1: Trunk latch removal

    1. Unfasten the bolts securing the trunk latch to the trunk lid.
    2.  
    3. If equipped, disconnect the remote trunk latch release cable from the trunk latch.
    4.  
    5. Separate the latch from the vehicle.
    6.  


  1. If equipped, remove the clip holding the security alarm switch to the lock cylinder and remove the switch.
  2.  
  3. Remove the clip securing the lock cylinder to the trunk lid, then pull the lock cylinder from the trunk lid.
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Fig. Fig. 2: Trunk lock cylinder with security alarm switch shown

To install:
  1. Place the lock cylinder in the trunk lid, then install the retaining clip.
  2.  
  3. If equipped, install the security alarm switch to the lock cylinder and retain with the clip.
  4.  
  5. Install the trunk latch, as follows:
    1. Position the latch in the trunk and, if equipped, engage the wiring harnesses to the latch.
    2.  
    3. Connect the remote trunk latch release cable to the trunk latch.
    4.  
    5. Install the bolts holding the trunk latch to the trunk lid. Close the trunk lid.
    6.  

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  7. Connect the negative battery cable.
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