Mercedes Coupes/Sedans/Wagons 1974-1984 Repair Guide
REMOVAL & INSTALLATION
Disconnect the negative battery cable. Open the trunk lid and place protective coverings over the rear fenders to protect the paint from damage.
Mark the location of the hinge-to-trunk lid bolts and disconnect the electrical connections and wiring from the lid, if equipped.
Using an assistant to support the lid, remove the hinge-to-lid bolts and the lid from the vehicle.
Reverse the removal procedures. Adjust the position of the trunk lid to the body.