Station Wagon Rear Hatch Won't Open or Stay Open

This applies to the W123 240TD, 300TD and 280TE and the W124 300TD, 300TE, and E320TE.

Older Mercedes station wagons are very popular. You can get a lot of stuff in their with the rear hatch door up and out of the way. But what if you can not get it open or it does not stay up when you do open it. Kent shares a few tips on how to maintain it and help prevent problems down the road.

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Problem & Solution

Common among these chassis:


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