Even though cars are tending to become progressively more compact, one is happy to enjoy a large volume of transport on most recent vehicles. If you’re going on vacation, shopping or moving house, the trunk of your Bmw Serie 3 F30 is a large and very valuable space. So, what to do if the trunk of your Bmw Serie 3 F30 is stuck? This is precisely what we will try to answer in this article. We will specifically focus on closing a blocked safe, but you may discover this content page useful if you can’t close your trunk anymore. In a first step, we will try to find the motives of a trunk locker stuck, and in a second step, how to open the stuck trunck locker from a Bmw Serie 3 F30.


Trunk lock Bmw Serie 3 F30 stuck, why?

So let’s begin our article with the origins of an Bmw Serie 3 F30 trunk that get stuck . They can be multiple, although in most instances it will be the same complications that will be concerned.

Bmw Serie 3 F30 trunk lock connection wires cut

First reason for a trunk stuck on Bmw Serie 3 F30. It is possible that the wires or wiring harness of your trunk lock may have been severed by force, or caused by shocks. This problem triggers the outside trunk release handle to not respond and may as well provoke complications with your rear lights, which might be connected to similar wiring harness. If you have these two complications and your bulbs are not burnt out (please refer to our content page on changing the bulbs of the rear lights on Bmw Serie 3 F30 if you don’t know how to verify their condition), there is a good chance that the tailgate of your Bmw Serie 3 F30 is blocked caused by an electrical problem.

Bmw Serie 3 F30 trunk broken lock

The second opportunity of a blocked trunk is that it is the lock of the trunk of your Bmw Serie 3 F30 that is the cause of your problem . In fact, it is possible, over time, that it may become blocked or that internal mechanisms may break. In this case, the action of the trunk handle no longer triggers the system. You may still hear the activation noise, but not the mechanisms turning.

Something’s jammed in the lock of my Bmw Serie 3 F30 trunk

At last, a last possibility, even though the origin of the issue is usually already established. It is possible that you have something (a bag for example, a jacket, leaves… ) stuck in the lock of your trunk and that this foreign body keeps it in the closed position.

How to open a stuck trunk Bmw Serie 3 F30?

Now that we have discovered the different reasons for a trunk stuck on Bmw Serie 3 F30 , we will focus on the possibilities to open a blocked trunk.

Opening a stuck trunk Bmw Serie 3 F30 with the inner lock

First opportunity, the trunk lock of your Bmw Serie 3 F30 is totally blocked, the external handle may be broken, or you may have an electrical problem. In such a case, a remedy is offered to you, go through the interior of the vehicle use the internal trunk handle . In truth, not everyone knows it, but there is an internal mechanism in the trunk that enables you to open it from the inside, you will need to find a hole (sometimes hidden at the rear of a plastic cover) in the centre of your tailgate in which you can insert a screwdriver and press on the sides to unlock the trunk lock of your Bmw Serie 3 F30 .

Open trunk stuck Bmw Serie 3 F30 with a lubricant spray

Second remedy. It is possible that, with time, dust, the trunk closure of your Bmw Serie 3 F30 may have jammed , to get rid of it, from inside your motor vehicle, use degreaser to come clean and lubricate the lock of your Bmw Serie 3 F30. This remedy may give you the opportunity to reoperate your locked trunk.

Open blocked tailgate Bmw Serie 3 F30, try to remove the foreign object

Finally, last possibility, it is possible that the trunk of your Bmw Serie 3 F30 is blocked because of a foreign object that got into the lock. In such a case, there are few solutions. It is up to you to remove as many plastic covers as possible from the inside of your motor vehicle in order to have the most open access possible to the lock and try to remove as many foreign objects as possible from the trunk closure using pliers. If you are unable to open the locked trunk of your Bmw Serie 3 F30 , we suggest you to go to your auto mechanic who will have the tools and more advanced knowledge to unlock the trunk of your motor vehicle .

If you have any additional questions about the Bmw Serie 3 F30, do not hesitate to consult our Bmw Serie 3 F30 category.