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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-08-2018, 07:21 AM Thread Starter
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82 CE Rear Hatch

I recently purchased a '82 CE.
I'm having the issue of opening the rear hatch. When I pull on the cable it doesn't move. It feels like the latches are locked. I tried strapping a ratchet strap to the cable handle and connected it to top door hinge. Gave it a "tightening" and nothing happened.
So before I break the cable or door hinge is there a trick to open the hatch?

Thank you,
Gary
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 10-08-2018, 08:53 AM
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mine works just pull the handle! have you tried someone pulling the handle and you pick up on the glass? the seal maybe molded to the glass from heat


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