Q: CLK320 soft top won’t open. The cover carriage in trunk will not swing to close position.

asked by on

The cover carriage in the trunk will not swing in a close position in order to activate the soft top to open. Where can I get this looked at and get fixed?

My car has 156500 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

There is a diagnostic decision tree in the MB Factory Service Manual covering this sort of fault. A YourMechanic professional can travel to your location, perform the required diagnostic and then let you know of the required repairs and parts, if any are required. To get that process moving, simply request a service appointment and the responding certified mechanic will resolve this. If you have further questions or concerns, do not hesitate to re-contact YourMechanic because we want you to make the most of your repair dollars and help you to get the best possible results.

Was this answer helpful?
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. CLK320 soft top won’t open. The cover carriage in trunk will not swing to close position.

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Spilled water on shifter

Hello. Spilling water on the shifter could have affected a lot of different things in your car. There are sensors, wires, and connectors under your shifter. It is possible that water could have damaged some or all of these things....

Q: Car starts, then gets hot and stalls

Hello. It sounds to me like your AC has lost its refrigerant charge and should be tested for leaks. If no leaks are found, you should have a certified mechanic recharge the AC system to specifications. The overheating issue, to...

Q: Rear lights won't turn off

The rear lights are your brake lights that are staying on, which is why the cruise control is not working. The brake lights will disengage the cruise control. The most likely cause is the brake light switch rubber push bumper...

Related articles

What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
How Long Does a Heater Control Valve Last?
Keeping the right amount of coolant in a car is essential in keeping the engine at the right temperature. Failing to have the right amount of coolant or even bad elements...
How to Avoid Back Pain in a Car
If you have back problems, sitting in a car for an extended period of time can be excruciating. Even without back problems, you could experience discomfort and soreness from...